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]] The Adam Project (2022) [imdb]

This movie passed 1 of 3 tests. It was entered by jon on 2022-03-19 22:25:13.

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jon said:
(Spoilers!!)

Arguably, there's one female character who talks to another... but seeing as she's sort of talking to herself in a way, I don't think it counts.
Message posted on 2022-03-19 22:25:13
Matt disagreed with the rating and said:
Nah nah, this is all wrong. Two characters who are seperate entities (because well, they're not in the same skin.) and are also female do indeed talk to eachother in this, and it aint about a man.
Message posted on 2022-06-04 00:38:33
C disagreed with the rating and said:
The rating is wrong not only because Maya extensively talks to her younger self multiple times about something that isn’t a man, but also Maya and Laura talk to each other. Part of it the conversation was about Adam yes, but the other part is about Maya shooting Laura.

I think sometimes people give ratings either without having paid attention to the movie or they don’t truly understand the test. This film passes all 3 criteria.
Message posted on 2022-07-09 01:33:47
Mostafa Saad said:
I don’t see how talking to herself would count. Zoe Saldaña’s character should’ve had a dialogue with the big bad but somehow, did not happen despite how her character pretty much drives the entire movie.
Message posted on 2022-07-23 10:51:51
james said:
it's not "Two characters" it's ONE person at two points in her life talking to HERSELF she is interacting with HERSELF.
if she was talking to herself in a mirror would that count?
Message posted on 2022-08-03 00:21:36

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