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Live Poll: Inspirational Women's History Writer Biopics

Each March in the USA, we recognize female achievements during Women's History Month. Movie biopics are a great way to honor, educate and celebrate the contributions of great women with the star power they deserve. Bios Source: Wikipedia.com

Which progressive female writer* inspires you the most, or alternatively their biopic? * Authors, Non-Fiction Writers, Novelists, Poets, Journalists, Biographers, Screenwriters, Etc.

Women's History Month Companion Polls Female Leader Biopics : Female Trailblazer Biopics : Female Humanitarian Biopics : Female Sports Biopics

See the partial lists of inspirational female writers and their MOVIE BIOPIC list here: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls046118223/ SUGGESTIONS WELCOME

Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/BhOIGWvCnNo/

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The Sessions
2012 | Movie 7.2 (39,552)
Cheryl Cohen-Greene: Author

(not well seen movies, low IMDb vote totals under 10k)

An Angel at My Table 1990 | Movie 7.6 (5,841)
Janet Frame: Memoirist

Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle 1994 | Movie 6.4 (4,004)
Dorothy Parker: Poet, Writer, Critic, Satirist and Screenwriter

Impromptu 1991 | Movie 7.0 (4,355)
George Sand (nom de plume) aka Amantine Lucile Aurore Dupin: Novelist and Memoirist

Vita & Virginia 2018 | Movie 6.0 (104)
Virginia Woolf: Author

84 Charing Cross Road
1987 | Movie 7.5 (6,816)
Helene Hanff: Novelist and Writer

The Story of Adele H 1975 | Movie 7.4 (6,594)
Adèle Hugo: Diarist

Enid 2009 | TV Movie 6.7 (1,297)
Enid Blyton: Children's Book Author

Becoming Astrid 2018 | Movie 7.2 (1,774)
Astrid Lindgren: Children's Book Author

Agatha 1979 | Movie 6.3 (2,510)
Agatha Christie: Mystery Novelist

The Passion of Ayn Rand 1999 | TV Movie 6.0 (1,378)
Ayn Rand: Novelist

Violette 2013 | Movie 7.0 (1,738)
Violette Leduc: Novelist


Everything Is Copy 2015 | Movie 7.5 (595)
Nora Ephron: Screenwriter

Maya Angelou and Still I Rise 2016 | Movie 7.8 (363)
Maya Angelou: Author

Leonie 2010 | Movie 5.8 (393)
Léonie Gilmour: Editor and Journalist

Nelly 2016 | Movie 5.8 (361)
Nelly Arcan: Novelist

A Burning Passion: The Margaret Mitchell Story 1994 | TV Movie 7.1 (178)
Margaret Mitchell Story: Author

Louisa May Alcott: The Woman Behind 'Little Women' 2008 | TV Episode 7.6 (93)
Louisa May Alcott: Author

Gertrude Stein and a Companion! 1987 | TV Movie 8.7 (10)
Gertrude Stein: Author

A Woman in Berlin 2008 | Movie 7.1 (5,521)
Marta Hillers: Diarist and Journalist

(not released or in-development)
Shirley
2019 | Movie
Shirley Jackson: Novelist, Memoirist, and Short-Story Writer

When Lightning Strikes | Movie
J.K. Rowling: Novelist and Screenwriter TV Movie Biopic: Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story (2011)

Zelda | Movie
Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald: Novelist
* Jennifer Lawrence - Zelda, Scarlett Johansson - The Beautiful and the Damned or Natasha Richardson - TV Movie Biopic Zelda (1993)

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Hilary and Jackie 1998 | Movie
Hilary du Pré: Memoirist and Flautist

Dangerous Beauty 1998 | Movie
Veronica Francoorn: Poet, Courtesan

Denial 2016 | Movie
Deborah Lipstadt: Non-Fiction Writer and Holocaust Scholar

Vision 2009 | Movie
Hildegard of Bingen: Playwright, Poet, Scientific Writer, Theological Writer, Composer, Benedictine Nun

Christine 2016 | Movie 
Christine Chubbuck: TV Reporter

The Glass Castle 2017 | Movie
Jeannette Walls: Journalist, Gossip Columnist, Memoirist and Author

Hannah Arendt 2012 | Movie Hannah Arendt: Journalist and Author

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Becoming Astrid 2018 | Movie
Astrid Lindgren, Pippi Longstocking creator


Enid 2009 | TV Movie
Enid Blyton, Noddy creator, as well as "The Famous Five" and "The Secret Seven"

When Lightning Strikes | Movie
J.K. Rowling, Harry Potter creator
TV movie Biopic: Magic Beyond Words: The J.K. Rowling Story (2011)

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Anne Frank - The Diary of Anne Frank (1959)

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Karen Blixen

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Anne Frank

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