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Poll: Leading Heroines of IMDb's Top 250

In 2013, 68% of all Hollywood acting roles were written for men, and of course the history of cinema is one in which the lead protagonists of films are almost always men. These women and girls are famous exceptions. These are the female characters who are the unambiguous lead protagonists of films that are in IMDb's Top Rated movies as of April, 2016. Of these characters, who is your favorite heroine?

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    Clarice Starling

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    Mathilda

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    Chihiro

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    Ellen Ripley

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    Amélie Poulain

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    Shosanna

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    Ma

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    Ofelia

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    Satsuki

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    Evey

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    Scarlett

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    Marge Gunderson

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    The Bride

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    Dorothy Gale

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    Aibileen Clark