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]] Orphan Black (2013) [imdb]

This movie passed 3 of 3 tests. It was entered by Roneyah on 2014-01-04 02:19:55.

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Roneyah said:
Off the charts on the Bechdel scale, but it is a TV series.
Message posted on 2014-01-04 02:19:55
a said:
Yes, are TV shows part of this site?
Message posted on 2014-01-07 00:31:55
Beth said:
Passes so easily. There are many more female characters than male ones (at least those of significance to the plot) and their conversations are rarely about men. If it does happen to be about a man, it's probably about how to take him down because he's a threat.
Message posted on 2014-01-07 23:07:52
James said:
This is a TV show not a movie. But it always passes the test. The core characters are female, although played by the same actress.

Sarah's main motivation in early episodes is getting access to her daughter through her foster mother. So it is somewhat Bechdel friendly even outside the clone element.
Message posted on 2014-02-09 22:41:54

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