Tell me what you want, what you really really want… The end to rubbish Spice Girls lyrics? Well yes but also women that can kick ass. I’m not talking in an Erin Brockovich or Beyonce kind of way but serious joint snapping, face bruising, all-out action girl toughness.
This week sees MMA star Gina Carano make the transition from the ring to the big screen in Haywire, a thriller with an incredible ensemble cast which includes Michael Douglas, Ewan McGregor, Michael Fassbender, Antonio Banderas and Channing Tatum. In it she shoots, punches, kicks, knees, elbows people in a variety of painful places and smashes more furniture than the Croydon branch of Ikea. If she keeps up this form, she could be the new face of female badassery.
But hey, let’s take a look at some cinematic girl power of old with our Female Baddasses Quiz.
Can you guess the NAME of the movie that these oestogen-fuelled ass-kickers come from? For those that are part of a larger franchise, just the name of the franchise will do (we don’t want you trying every name in the series, just to see which one I picked).