About the Film | On the Basis of Sex Movie Synopsis | Focus Features

The film tells an inspiring and spirited true story that follows young lawyer Ruth Bader Ginsburg as she teams with her husband Marty to bring a groundbreaking case before the U.S. Court of Appeals and overturn a century of gender discrimination. The feature will premiere in 2018 in line with Justice Ginsburg’s 25th anniversary on the Supreme Court.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg - Felicity Jones

Marty Ginsburg - Armie Hammer

Mel Wulf - Justin Theroux

Dorothy Kenyon - Kathy Bates

Erwin Griswold - Sam Waterston

Jane Ginsburg - Cailee Spaeny

Director - Mimi Leder

Writer - Daniel Stiepleman

Producer - Robert Cort

Producer - Jonathan King


December 25, 2018

December 25, 2018

About the Film