As "Winnie Mandela" opens in theaters, take a look at other movies that depict influential women throughout history.
Winnie Mandela (2013): This drama, starring Jennifer Hudson, chronicles the life of Winnie Mandela from her childhood through her marriage and Nelson Mandela’s incarceration.
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