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She's Beautiful When She's Angry (2014)

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A documentary that resurrects the buried history of the outrageous, often brilliant women who founded the modern women's movement from 1966 to 1971.

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Mary Dore
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Credited cast:
Chude Pamela Allen Chude Pamela Allen ... Herself
Alta Alta ... Herself
Judith Arcana Judith Arcana ... Herself
Nona Willis Aronowitz Nona Willis Aronowitz ... Herself
Fran Beal Fran Beal ... Herself
Heather Booth Heather Booth ... Herself
Rita Mae Brown Rita Mae Brown ... Herself
Susan Brownmiller Susan Brownmiller ... Herself
Linda Frye Burnham Linda Frye Burnham ... Herself
Jacqui Ceballos Jacqui Ceballos ... Herself
Mary Jean Collins Mary Jean Collins ... Herself
Muriel Fox Muriel Fox ... Herself
Jo Freeman Jo Freeman ... Herself
Carol Giardina Carol Giardina ... Herself
Susan Griffin Susan Griffin ... Herself
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Tells the story of the brilliant, often outrageous women who founded the feminist movement of the 1960s. They said 'the personal is political' and made a revolution: in the bedroom, in the workplace, in all spheres of life. Called threatening by the FBI, yet ignored in many histories, these women changed the world. Written by Anonymous

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Country:

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Language:

English

Release Date:

2 October 2014 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Она прекрасна, когда злится See more »

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Opening Weekend USA:

$10,505, 5 December 2014, Limited Release

Gross USA:

$420,593, 16 October 2015
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I'll Be Your Mirror
Written by Lou Reed
Performed by The Velvet Underground & Nico
Courtesy of Polydor Records
under license from Universal Music Enterprises
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Powerful depiction of the 60's Women's right movement
16 July 2014 | by sfeldheimSee all my reviews

An entertaining, as well as informative film. Seeing the issue through the eyes of the women who were part of the genesis, as well as in the forefront of the movement was emotionally evocative.

A great film for anyone who lived through this era, regardless of your gender or political leanings.

It describes the hardships, and hurdles that women had to endure to acquire some semblance of equality. At the same time, informing us that there is still much to do, as women's rights are being eroded in our current political climate.

The era was brought to life via film clips of marches and speeches form the 60's, supporting the interviews.

As a kicker, the musical score was excellent.


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