On The Basis of Sex

Offensive language

movie details

Director:
Mimi Leder
Cast:

Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux

Release:
07/02/2019
Length:
120 Mins
Genre:
Biography / Drama
Distributor:
eOne

synopsis

On the Basis of Sex is inspired by the true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg – then a struggling attorney and new mother – who faces adversity and numerous obstacles in her fight for equal rights throughout her career.

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. The film also chronicles the storybook-like romance between Ruth and Marty, a partnership that ...