Having built a career out of playing strong women, the Hollywood star is taking on the sexist culture found at every level of the film industry. May 24, · Directed by Ridley Scott. With Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis, Harvey Keitel, Michael Madsen. Two best friends set out on an adventure, but it soon turns around to a terrifying escape from being hunted by the police, as these two girls escape for the crimes they committed/10(K). She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress along with her co-star Susan Sarandon for Thelma & Louise. Davis also starred as Regan The Geena Davis.