The 6 Toughest Single Women in Film (PHOTOS)

Don't mess with these strong female leads.

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Tell McGill, Working Girl (1988)

Melanie Griffith's Tess outsmarts her backstabbing boss.

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Louise Sawyer, Thelma & Louise (1991)

As Geena Davis' sidekick, Susan Sarandon's Louise is out for blood.

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Erin Brockovich, Erin Brockovich (2000)

Played by Julia Roberts, a mom takes on Big Business and wins.

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Evey, V for Vendetta (2012)

Played by Natalie Portman, Evey takes on the political establishment.

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Katniss Everdeen, The Hunger Games (2012)

Played by Jennifer Lawrence, this heroine fights so her little sister doesn't have to.

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