Iron Jawed Angels
Iron Jawed Angels (2003)

German filmmaker Katja von Garnier directs the HBO original movie Iron Jawed Angels, inspired by a pivotal chapter in American history. Hilary Swank plays Alice Paul, an American feminist who risked her life to fight for women's… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: January 1, 2003
DVD Release Date: September 7, 2004
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Richard Roeper
Ebert & Roeper

Iron Jawed Angels is an important history lesson told in a fresh, and blazing fashion.

David N. Butterworth

Despite the film's anachronistic approach -- fast-tracking camera tricks and a soundtrack pulsating with contemporary musical numbers -- there's a lot to appreciate in Katja von Garnier's classy precursor to the recent (and less effective) "Suffragette."

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Rob Blackwelder

A stunning true story unfortunately tarted up for modern audiences, infused with modern informalities, fictional romances and wildly incongruous post-feminist empowerment pop.

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Tim Salmons
Interesting, but its style is too muddy.
Walter M.
[font=Century Gothic]"Iron Jawed Angels" starts out in 1912, as two suffragists return to America from England - Alice Paul(Hilary Swank) and Lucy… More
Megan S
Strong, powerful story, it blew me away. I think it's a must see for everyone. I already know the answer to this question but why don't we learn about… More
Dannielle Albert
Although not-rated I would rate this "PG-13" as there is a nude butt scene, two bath scenes, and a middle finger so don't watch this with young… More
Chris Weber
This is a really well-made film about the fight for suffrage in the U.S. with fine acting by a great cast, and nice direction to boot. The soundtrack iis… More
Sunil Jawahir
A movie about women's right's that makes women look dumb.

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