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]] Dr. T & the Women (2000) [imdb]

This movie passed 3 of 3 tests. It was entered by opli on 2022-06-13 13:43:23.

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opli said:
The film's titular protagonist is a man (Dr. T), but the film is dominated by a female ensemble. Most of them play named female characters most of whom talk with one another -- and not just about men. Just to give two examples: 1) there is a scene where Deedee, her sister Connie, and Deedee's bridesmaid Marilyn talk about their dresses and the wedding during bridesmaid fittings, 2) there is a scene where Deedee and Marilyn talk about a famous local legend of "the lady in the lake."
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