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]] Quiz Show (1994) [imdb]

This movie passed 2 of 3 tests. It was entered by Johanna on 2013-12-16 05:22:13.

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Johanna said:
The main female characters, although substantial roles, are accessories to the men and don't interact with each other -- Herb Stempel's wife, Dick Goodwin's wife, Charles Van Doren's mother. (In that way, it reflects the 1950s time setting.) There's at least one scene where other women speak to each other, but it's about what a dreamboat Charles is.
Message posted on 2013-12-16 05:22:13

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