All rise now… to see the inspiring true story of Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she finds her position in a changing America. As a young lawyer, Ruth (Felicity Jones) struggles to find work where she can practice law due to her gender. Wanting to make a difference and gain equal rights for all, she joins forces with her husband Marty (Armie Hammer) to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals in order to overturn a century of gender discrimination.
“On the Basis of Sex” is a timely and inspiring film sharing the importance of persistence in the struggle for equal rights.
Justice Ginsburg is now celebrating her 25th anniversary on the US Supreme Court.
Focus Features presents “On the Basis of Sex” starring Felicity Jones. Directed by Mimi Leder and written by Daniel Stiepleman. The producers are Robert Cort and Jonathan King. Joining with Jones are Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Academy Award®-winner, two-time Emmy Award® and Golden Globe Award®-winner Kathy Bates, Golden Globe® and Emmy Award®-winner Sam Waterston, Jack Reynor, and Cailee Spaeny.
“On the Basis of Sex” hits theaters December 25, 2018.