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

[[2]] Red Tails (2012) [imdb]

This movie passed 2 of 3 tests. It was entered by etherial on 2012-01-28 04:10:18.

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etherial said:
Sofia and her mother talk to each other for a good bit of time <i>in Italian</i>. They're definitely talking about Sofia's gentleman caller, but...anyone speak Italian?
Message posted on 2012-01-28 04:10:19
kernel_watson said:
etherial,

Sofia's mother is not a named character, therefore it is 0 for 3.
Message posted on 2012-02-05 02:48:39
Rory said:
I would add that, though this war movie, set in WW2, where there were few women, does indeed contain few women, and little development of their character (what with the focus being on a group of black men), it might just perhaps have good reason for not having many female characters.
Message posted on 2012-05-09 10:33:57

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