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"Reel Lives," Real Women: Films Based on Women

Biopics based on women, girls, etc.

If you want to find out who these films are based on use the "read notes" feature.

Some of these films play fast and loose with the facts, so we must keep in mind that: "Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, or actual events is purely coincidental."

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There are 19 family films in this list.

  • Anastasia
  • Bobbi Kristina
  • Born Free
  • Child Star: The Shirley Temple Story
  • Double Teamed
  • Full Out
  • Living Free
  • The Longshots
  • Miss Potter
  • Mulan
  • Pocahontas
  • Pocahontas II: Journey to a New World
  • Pocahontas: The Legend
  • The Singing Nun
  • Sissi, l'impératrice rebelle
  • Soul Surfer
  • The Sound of Music
  • A Sunday Horse
  • Wild Hearts Can't Be Broken