The Leading Ladies of Fall

Your guide to the season's best films — by female star.
Your guide to the season's best films — by female star.
1 of 7
Sandra Bullock

Film: Gravity

Gist: Astronauts Dr. Ryan Stone (Bullock) and Matt Kowalsky (George Clooney) get stuck in space. That sums it up.

Expected release: October 4

2 of 7
Gwyneth Paltrow

Film: Thanks for Sharing

Gist: Four sex addicts—including Adam (Mark Ruffalo), who is dating Phoebe (Paltrow)— undergo treatment for their condition. Pink plays the female addict.

Expected release: September 20

"Getty Images"
3 of 7
Jennifer Lawrence

Film: The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

Gist: Katniss (Lawrence) played the Hunger Games too well, and now the Capitol is after her.

Expected release: November 22

4 of 7
Rachel McAdams

Film: About Time

Gist: McAdams, star of 2009's The Time Travelers Wife, takes on yet another time-travel film, except this one is by the writer of Notting Hill and Love Actually.

Expected release: November 8

5 of 7
Scarlett Johansson

Film: Don Jon

Gist: Horndog Don Jon (Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who also wrote and directed the film) tries to figure out whether sex with his girlfriend (Johansson) is preferable to watching porn.

Expected release: September 27

6 of 7
Margot Robbie

Film: The Wolf of Wallstreet

Gist: Robbie plays the love interest in Martin Scorsese's take on the true story of corrupt stockbroker Jordan Belfort (Leonardo DiCaprio).

Expected release: November 15

7 of 7
Chloë Grace Moretz

Film: Carrie

Gist: High school outcast (Moretz) uses her telekinetic powers for evil after her peers push her buttons. Watch out! You never know when someone could unleash her superpowers.

Expected release: October 18

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
This content is created and maintained by a third party, and imported onto this page to help users provide their email addresses. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content at
More From Culture