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]] The City of Lost Children (1995) [imdb]

This movie passed 3 of 3 tests (although dubious). It was entered by disasterisk on 2014-06-27 21:23:59.

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disasterisk said:
There are three important women in this film: Miette and two conjoined twins. Most people referred to them as "la Pieuvre" (the Octopus) and that is all I can find them credited as. I had thought during the movie that they had called each other by name (as sisters are wont to do) but I am not positive. They are definitely important and there are several conversations between them and couple between them and Miette but it is probably pretty troubling if two women only get one nickname that also happens to be mocking them for being conjoined.
Message posted on 2014-06-27 21:23:59

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