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On The Basis of Sex

The true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, her struggles for equal rights, and the early cases of a historic career that lead to her nomination and confirmation as U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice.

"This sympathetic cinematic portrait of Ruth Bader Ginsburg prods viewers to ponder important questions about equality."  - Plugged In

Ruth Bader Ginsburg is a struggling attorney and new mother who faces adversity and numerous obstacles in her fight for equal rights. When Ruth takes on a groundbreaking tax case with her husband, attorney Martin Ginsburg, she knows it could change the direction of her career and the way the courts view gender discrimination.

"There’s a propelling motion that makes the film a swift, slick watch led by a figure rare in a genre still dominated by men." - The Guardian

"the gifted British actress has no trouble finding the intellectual rigor and propulsive drive that define this 5’1″ dynamo." - Rolling Stone

Cast: Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Kathy Bates,Sam Waterston, Cailee Spaeny, Chris Mulkey
Director: Mimi Leder
Year: 2019
Country: USA
Language: English
Genres: Biography, Drama
The Maltings Theatre & Cinema is operated by The Maltings (Berwick) Trust Registered Charity No: 701194