In rural 1977 Georgia, a misfit girl dreams of life in outer space. When a competition offers her a chance to be recorded on NASA's Golden Record, she recruits a makeshift troop of Birdie Scouts, forging friendships that last a lifetime.
When the Emperor of China issues a decree that one man per family must serve in the Imperial Army to defend the country from Northern invaders, Hua Mulan, the eldest daughter of an honored warrior, steps in to take the place of her ailing father.
Three issues I wish were less common with strong female characters.
1 She's a strong female star...unlike the rest of her whiny gender I've seen a fair few strong female characters who hang mainly with boys. Not a problem, until it's revealed she so does because she doesn't have the patience for the giggling, boy obsessed simpletons that make up the rest of the female population. This is, to me, a dangerous one, because on the surface it's feminist, the tough tomboy who can cut it with the lads, but it's actually fairly sexist. It's not representing a world where women have the potential to be...
Michelle Payne rode into history when she won the Melbourne Cup in 2015. Melissa Doyle of Sunday Night talks to 'Ride Like a Girl' director Rachel Griffiths to find out why she believes this is the ultimate Aussie sports story. SEP 2019.
When a nuclear device causes an electromagnetic pulse that kills power to mais than 200 million people, a teenage girl must help lead her family to survival in a dark new world. Starring Brighton Sharbino.
Reboot of the 2000 action comedy based on the 1970s televisão series. A new generation of private detectives working for the mysterious Charlie. Starring Naomi Scott, Kristen Stewart, Ella Balinska and Elizabeth Banks.
Shows like Buffy were pioneers of powerfull yet realistic females but since it ended we've taken a huge step back. Weak women are officially in vouge and strong women are yesterday's news. In this artigo I'm going to use 2 popular franchises as examples but the problem is widely spread, these examples are just 2 of many. The one's I'll be using are two very popular franchises for young women. Harry Potter and Twilight. 1st Harry Potter. No, I don't care the main character is a boy. It's the way the women behave in the book. They burst into tears every 5 minutes. You could argue they were under...