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

[[0]] Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015) [imdb]

This movie passed 0 of 3 tests. It was entered by jaimz on 2015-08-04 04:13:27.

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jaimz said:
There is only one lead female character with a name that never talks to another woman.
Message posted on 2015-08-04 04:13:27
Elena said:
Only three women talk at all in this movie. I thought it was two, but I remembered that a women in a car that blows up says something right before it explodes.
Message posted on 2015-08-09 19:18:12
laurel said:
this movie features a few leading men and only one leading woman. This movie is mostly about a government spy crew (similar to CIA) that is made up of only men...not sure why they couldn't add a woman, or two, to the government spy crew.
Message posted on 2015-08-17 20:56:54
Beep said:
Why does it matter if there's a woman in the movie or not though? Like why is this test even necessary? Just don't watch it if you don't like it.
Message posted on 2015-09-10 01:08:55
Numenese said:
Beep, the test is a simplistic way to evaluate if a movie is sexist or not. If you think about it, two women talking about something other than a man should be extremely easy to see, however, many movies don't accomplish it. Is not a serious test in any way, just a curious way to reflect on Hollywood's tendencies when wrtiting for women.
Message posted on 2015-11-15 19:42:40
Jimpy said:
The movie only has one named female character in it, and she never speaks to another woman.
Message posted on 2016-02-01 16:48:11

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