Female Characters

For Letterboxd's Wonder Women Showdown. Some of my personal favourite female characters in film, featuring women as heroes, friends, lovers, leaders, loners and villains. Includes female leads and co-leads.

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  • The Village

    1

  • Smashed

    2

  • Scott Pilgrim vs. the World

    3

  • The Silence of the Lambs

    4

  • Alien

    5

  • 10 Cloverfield Lane

    6

  • Gone Girl

    7

  • Jackie

    8

  • Colossal

    9

  • Star Wars: The Force Awakens

    10

  • Black Swan

    11

  • The Terminator

    12

  • The Little Mermaid

    13

  • The Stepford Wives

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  • Split

    15

  • Ex Machina

    16

  • Miss Sloane

    17

  • The Deep Blue Sea

    18

  • Love & Friendship

    19

  • Pacific Rim

    20

  • The Edge of Seventeen

    21

  • Rachel Getting Married

    22

  • Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

    23

  • Ghost in the Shell

    24

  • The Disappearance of Alice Creed

    25

  • La La Land

    26

  • The Loss of a Teardrop Diamond

    27

  • Christine

    28

  • Carol

    29

  • Wonder Woman

    30

  • Captain America: The First Avenger

    31

  • Brooklyn

    32

  • Blue Is the Warmest Color

    33

  • Short Term 12

    34

  • Blue Jasmine

    35

  • 20th Century Women

    36

  • Beauty and the Beast

    37

  • Two Days, One Night

    38

  • Edge of Tomorrow

    39

  • Alex of Venice

    40