• Released
  • October 23, 2015
  • (Limited NY/LA; 10/6 additional cities)
  • PG-13 , 1 hr 46 min
  • Drama
Suffragette Synopsis
The stirring story centers on Maud, a working wife and mother whose life is forever changed when she is secretly recruited to join the U.K.’s growing suffragette movement.
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Movie Reviews

Suffragette Was Well Acted, But Often Harrowing

By bentley_stone
It was a grim picture of a woman's life in London in 1912 and portrayed men in an unflattering light. Excellent acting and a compelling story that was often brutal and hard to watch. For adults....


By nicolaweiskopf
Excellent movie capturing a significant time in the fight for equal rights for women. The actors were phenomenal and the drama wasn't overdone. Powerful without being grandiose....


By ahippielivinginatech
I am a huge Streep fan. In addition to this I am a second wave feminist who is frustrated that the history of women is left out of K-12 education. I drove 1.5 hours, paid $12 for parking, $9.25 for...

Carey mulligan is the reason you go

By matthewwaynehaas
it's a solid movie for sure but u go for carey mulligan. she gives a fantastic performance. will get a lot of nominations. gleesen & Bonham Carter were also fantastic....


By careygraeber
A must see look into the untold history of women's emancipation. Excellent from writing to directing to acting....


By helmsdeep9
Can't believe they made a movie glorifying people who bombed government buildings and property like a bunch of terrorists. Historically speaking, it took 10 years longer for men to receive the right...

My wife and I liked Suffragette

By bill1will
Interestingly we saw this at an old fashioned theatre in Williamsburg, VA. The Kimball had another event in the main theatre so they set up a showing in the screening room for about 35 moviegoers and...

Good movie, just a little slow

By Rlchron
Excellent cast. The plot was great also but just moved slowly in spots. Many of the characters were spot on with the HBO Movie Iron Jawed Angels, which is about the American suffrage. I liked it...

Bring your daughters (and sons)

By emailmeganrivera
This movie is not only the ultimate feminist drama, it beautifully and articulately paints the true story of a group of suffragettes in London. It's heartbreaking and inspiring, there were no corners...


By erusche
I loved this historically based film on English women's right to vote. Carrie did a super job portraying the woman's plight in the era, It was very intense and the final list of when this happened...

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Rated PG-13 | For Some intense violence, thematic elements, brief strong language and partial
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Eye-opening drama about equality raises big questions.
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