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Heroines Take Charge

5 New Female-Led Action Movies

5 New Female-Led Action Movies

(05/15/2020)

Women rule on the big screen this year! One of Disney's archetypical heroines lives in a new adaptation as Gal Gadot and Scarlett Johansson reprise their superhero roles in two new standalone movies. Meanwhile, Emily Blunt squares off against vicious monsters and Milla Jovovich dives into her latest blockbuster video game adaptation.

Here are five new female-led action movies coming to Cinemark Theatres later this year.

Mulan

New Female-Led Action Movies: Mulan

[Image Credit: Walt Disney Pictures]


The epic tale of China’s legendary warrior comes to life in Disney’s MULAN. A fearless young woman risks everything out of love for her family and her country to become one of the greatest warriors China has ever known. 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. Masquerading as a man, Hua Jun, she is tested every step of the way and must harness her inner-strength and embrace her true potential. It is an epic journey that will transform her into an honored warrior and earn her the respect of a grateful nation…and a proud father.

Wonder Woman 1984

New Female-Led Action Movies: Wonder Woman 1984

[Image Credit: Warner Bros. Pictures]


Fast forward to the 1980s as Wonder Woman’s next big-screen adventure finds her facing two all-new foes: Max Lord and The Cheetah. WONDER WOMAN 1984 is the follow-up to the DC Super Hero’s first outing, 2017’s record-breaking WONDER WOMAN. Chris Pine returns as Steve Trevor, Robin Wright returns to play Antiope, and Connie Nielsen is back as Hippolyta — and the movie features Kristen Wiig as The Cheetah and Pedro Pascal as Max Lord.

A Quiet Place Part II

New Female-Led Action Movies: A Quiet Place Part II

[Image Credit: Paramount Pictures]


Want a dose of horror mixed in with the action? A QUIET PLACE PART II has you covered. Following the deadly events at home, the Abbott family (Emily Blunt, Millicent Simmonds, and Noah Jupe) must now face the terrors of the outside world as they continue their fight for survival in silence. Forced to venture into the unknown, they quickly realize that the creatures that hunt by sound are not the only threats that lurk beyond the sand path.

Monster Hunter

New Female-Led Action Movies: Monster Hunter

[Image Credit: Sony Pictures]


Behind our world, there is another: a world of dangerous and powerful monsters that rule their domain with deadly ferocity. When Lt. Artemis (Milla Jovovich) and her elite unit are transported through a portal from our world to a new world, they are in for the shock of their lives. In her desperate attempt to get home, the brave lieutenant encounters a mysterious hunter (Tony Jaa), whose unique skills have allowed him to survive in this hostile land. Faced with relentless and terrifying attacks from the monsters, the warriors team up to fight back and find a way home. Based on the global video game series phenomenon MONSTER HUNTER.

Black Widow

New Female-Led Action Movies: Black Widow

[Image Credit: Marvel Studios]


In Marvel Studios’ action-packed spy thriller, Natasha Romanoff, aka Black Widow, confronts the darker parts of her ledger when a dangerous conspiracy with ties to her past arises. Pursued by a force that will stop at nothing to bring her down, Natasha must deal with her history as a spy and the broken relationships left in her wake long before she became an Avenger. Scarlett Johansson reprises her role as Natasha/Black Widow, Florence Pugh stars as Yelena, David Harbour portrays Alexei/The Red Guardian, and Rachel Weisz is Melina. Directed by Cate Shortland, BLACK WIDOW is the first film in Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.



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