Bechdel Test Movie List

/bech·del test/ n.
1. It has to have at least two [named] women in it
2. Who talk to each other
3. About something besides a man

[[3]] But I'm a Cheerleader (1999) [imdb]

This movie passed 3 of 3 tests. It was entered by Michael on 2008-12-19 23:19:16.



Michael said:
Megan and Graham and others talk to each other throughout the film.
Message posted on 2008-12-19 23:19:16
Lucid said:
I think the genre of movie this film belongs to presents a unique situation... if it's lesbians should they be tested on whether or not they talk about men? I understand the premise of the test, but much talk of men in sexually or romantically motivated in films and hence not applicable.
Message posted on 2011-12-03 11:33:31
Joanna said:
The girls who identify as lesbians do talk about men to each other. Namely Megan's boyfriend when they ask her if she is attracted to him and if they have had sex and she says I'm a christian, Hilary then says it's really easy to be a prude when you aren't attracted to him...

Message posted on 2013-01-16 21:55:02

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