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

[[1]] Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005) [imdb]

This movie passed 1 of 3 tests (although dubious). It was entered by Mara_Jade on 2010-01-26 22:47:00.

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Mara_Jade said:
In this movie, we have Padmé, her baby daughter Leia (does she count?) and Beru. Howevet Beru doesn't say anything in this movie...
Message posted on 2010-01-26 22:47:00
Bieito said:
And we also have a few female jedi characters, like Stass Allie, Luminara Unduli or Aayla Secura
Message posted on 2011-02-24 11:15:32
Peach said:
If they had kept the cut scenes, then the movie would pass on all three counts, since there were cut scenes with Padme, Mon Mothma, and other Senators talking, and one of the others was also a woman. And they sure weren't talking about men.
Message posted on 2012-02-19 06:01:48
Sam disagreed with the rating and said:
How is this dubious? Padme and Leia are explicitly named. If memory serves, Beru is named on-screen, as well. While the female Jedi are only named in off-screen materials, we still have more than two named female characters, without any kind of contention!

One of them is literally *named* on-screen.
Message posted on 2014-01-18 07:34:55
Kathleen said:
@Sam
Two named females
Talking to each other
Not about men
Message posted on 2017-11-01 08:57:04

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