On the Basis of Sex is inspired by the true story of a young Ruth Bader Ginsburg (Felicity Jones) – then a struggling attorney and new mother – who faces adversity and numerous obstacles in her fight for equal rights throughout her career.
When Ruth takes on a ground-breaking tax case with her husband, attorney Martin Ginsburg (Armie Hammer), she knows it could change the direction of her career and the way the courts view gender discrimination.
The film also chronicles the storybook-like romance between Ruth and Marty, a partnership that succeeded both personally and professionally.
Starring Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, and Justin Theroux.
★★★★ "A winning, inspirational crowd-pleaser à la Hidden Figures" - Time Out