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]] Madame Bovary (2015) [imdb]

This movie passed 2 of 3 tests. It was entered by Lauren on 2015-08-27 14:08:04.

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Lauren said:
The film has a main female character, Emma Bovary, and a minor one, her maid Henriette. They talk once or twice about how how much Emma hates her husband or how life with her husband is miserable. All the other characters are male.
Message posted on 2015-08-27 14:08:04
Addie disagreed with the rating and said:
Henriette compliments Emma's cooking. Emma thanks her.
Henriette tries to console Emma. Emma talks about her frustrations with the tediousness of her life.
Emma discusses uniforms with Henriette.
Message posted on 2016-07-01 02:07:13

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