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Movie/TV Show: “Captain America: The Winter Soldier”
Actress: Cobie Smulders
Why she's a badass: Not all women kick ass with martial arts and assassin training. Some of them use more covert methods, like spiriting away the leader of the movement under the guise of death. Or overriding mechanical systems for the enemy ships and then casually murdering anyone who tries to break into the control room. Maria Hill is more of a precision instrument of war than a blunt force, but she’s just as effective.
- Donna Dickens