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Movie review: On the Basis of Sex

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Posted on January 21, 2019 |
By Joan Ellis



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Felicity Jones and Armie Hammer star in “On the Basis of Sex (2018).”

On the Basis of Sex— Running Time: 2:00 — Rating: PG-13

1956. Please let this movie take you back there. “On the Basis of Sex” is our chance to understand how the freedom women now enjoy is rooted in the early work of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. RBG — the other recent movie about this remarkable woman — deals with her years as a Supreme Court justice. This one tackles her journey through Harvard Law School, marriage, motherhood and her belief in the rights of women.

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