Women's suffrage movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant women's suffrage movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, captivating, serious, humorous, political and sincere films and TV shows about / with women's suffrage, society, feminism, women, politics, family relations, women's rights, gender, girl and strong female presence plots mostly in Drama, Biography and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as women's suffrage: Up the Women (2013), The Ballad of Josie (1967), Children of War (2014), Suffragette (2015), True Women (1997), The Divine Order (2017), Mrs. Santa Claus (1996), Warm Springs (2005), Iron Jawed Angels (2004), Hysteria (2011).

List of women's suffrage movies

 7.1
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Up the Women (2013)
Genre: Comedy, History
Country: UK
Duration: 174 min.
TV show
Story: It's 1910 and we're in Banbury church hall at the Banbury Intricate Craft Circle. Margaret has been to London and discovered the Women's Suffrage movement so she decides they need to set up their own movement and The Banbury Intricate ...
Style: sitcom, captivating, semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: fighting the system, against the odds, idealism, friendship, injustice, hopes, battle of the sexes, society, feminism, gender, small town, sex ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
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The Ballad of Josie (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A frontier widow (Doris Day) aims to raise sheep despite a cattle rancher (George Kennedy) in old Wyoming.
Style: political, funny, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: women's suffrage, range war, feminist, woman with a gun, murder trial, cattle ranch, rancher, silly humor, strong female presence, against the rules, hopes, society ...
Place: wyoming, usa
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Children of War (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Children of War is a movie based on the true events of the 1971 Genocide. Can we, in search of power, become animals? A genocide; neglected! The first use of rape as a weapon of war; undocumented! The lives of millions; unaccounted! The culprits; ...
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, unusual plot structure, suspenseful ...
Plot: brutality, islam, war for independence, genocide, cruelty, independence, rape victim, multiple storylines, brother sister relationship, women's rights, liberation, women ...
Time: year 1971, 70s
Place: bangladesh
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 6.9
 43K
Suffragette (2015)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Based on true events about the foot soldiers of the early feminist movement who were forced underground to evade the State.
Style: captivating, factual, inspirational, bleak, political ...
Plot: women, feminism, feminist, fighting the system, sexual harassment, girl power, adoption, rebelliousness, politics, prejudice, sexism, activism ...
Time: 1910s, edwardian era, victorian era, year 1912, 19th century ...
Place: london, england, ireland, israel, europe ...
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Entertaining Angels: The Dorothy Day Story (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: "Entertaining Angels" is an interesting title for this movie about the 1920's and 30's social activist, Dorothy Day, for it can be regarded that what this woman did, sometimes single-handedly, always controversially, in her fight ...
Style: political, sincere, serious, realistic, uplifting ...
Plot: catholic, christian, political activism, liberation theology, journalist, social activism, newspaper, women's suffrage, hopes, politics, ambition, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s
Place: usa, new york, america
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 6.6
 2K
True Women (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 183 min.
TV show
Story: True Women is a sweeping saga of love, war and adventure. Spanning five decades from the Texas Revolution through the Civil War, Reconstruction and beyond, True Women is the story of the love, friendship, survival and triumphs
Style: tense, emotional, rough, epic, realistic ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, female protagonist, american history, emancipation, woman with a gun, civil rights, revolution, friendship, indian chief, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1850s, 1840s, 1830s ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
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Professor Marston & the Wonder Women (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The unconventional life of Dr. William Marston, the Harvard psychologist and inventor who helped invent the modern lie detector test and created Wonder Woman in 1941.
Style: erotic, factual, sad, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: polyamory, lgbt, lesbian, lesbianism, psychologist, superheroine, bdsm, harvard, college professor, bisexual, perversity, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 1940s, year 1947, year 1945, year 1940, year 1941 ...
Place: new york, louisiana, france, england, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
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The Divine Order (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Switzerland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Nora is a young housewife and mother, living in a quaint little village with her husband and their two sons. The Swiss countryside is untouched by the major social upheavals the movement of 1968 has brought about. Nora’s life is not affected ...
Style: humorous, light, captivating, sincere, feminist film ...
Plot: feminism, women's rights, politics, women, woman, husband wife relationship, voting, society, fighting the system, family relations, countryside, village ...
Time: 70s, year 1971, 20th century
Place: switzerland, zurich switzerland
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Iliza Shlesinger: Confirmed Kills (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: The standup sensation tackle's TV's "Shark Tank," what it means to be a woman and how to deal with the lawless party goblin that lives in us all.
Plot: double standard, women's suffrage, drunkenness, world war two, dating, hung over, sexual relations, grandparent, mermaid, sexual harassment, veteran, women ...
Place: chicago illinois
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Mrs. Santa Claus (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Neglected by her husband during the pre-Christmas rush, Mrs. Santa Claus takes the reindeer and sleigh out for a drive, only to end up stranded in the multi-cultural neighbourhood of Manhattan's Lower East Side of the early 1900s.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: christmas, santa claus, couple relations, mistaken identity, family life, fish out of water, love and romance, family, youth, mischievous children, dishonesty, family relations ...
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 7.4
 3K
Warm Springs (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Franklin Roosevelt, left a paraplegic from polio at 39 years of age, seeks out a miracle cure in the backwoods of Georgia.
Style: realistic, uplifting, sincere, sentimental, political ...
Plot: president, politics, disability, ambition, rise and fall, society, rebellion, fighting the system, human spirit, hopes, life is a bitch, introspection ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: georgia, usa, washington d.c., florida, southern usa ...
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Iron Jawed Angels (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Defiant young activists take the women's suffrage movement by storm, putting their lives at risk to help American women win the right to vote.
Style: serious, sincere, captivating, realistic, silent film
Plot: feminism, injustice, civil rights, fighting the system, political unrest, life is a bitch, feminist, politics, journalism, state affairs, human spirit, women's rights ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1912, year 1917, 1920s
Place: virginia, washington d.c., philadelphia, tennessee
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 6.7
 32K
Hysteria (2011)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, Germany, Switzerland, Luxembourg
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Hysteria is a romantic comedy with an accomplished cast led by Maggie Gyllenhaal, Hugh Dancy, Jonathan Pryce, Felicity Jones and Rupert Everett, that tells an untold tale of discovery - the surprising story of the birth of the electro-mechanical ...
Style: romantic, humorous, sexy, talky, witty ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, girls' night
Plot: romance, hospital, hysteria, masturbation, court, doctor, unconventional method, ex prostitute, female sexuality, sexual dysfunction, inventions and discoveries, women ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 50s, edwardian era, 1880s ...
Place: england, london, east end london, europe, san francisco
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The Lost Prince (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Lost Prince is an acclaimed British television drama about the life of Prince John – youngest child of Britain's King George V and Queen Mary – who died at the age of 13 in 1919. John suffered from epileptic seizures and an autism-like ...
Style: serious, captivating, sincere, touching, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: epilepsy, royal family, family relations, disability, royalty, british royal family, state affairs, intrigue, separation from family, family in crisis, world war one, countryside ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, pre world war one, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
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