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1. It has to have at least two [named] women in it
2. Who talk to each other
3. About something besides a man
This movie passed 3 of 3 tests. It was entered by Mike on 2011-02-04 19:35:50.
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Later, Miss Pross tells Frenchwoman Madame Defarge "I don't know what you're saying --- but you're not going to harm my Lucie!" Madame Defarge replies angrily and they have themselves a lengthy catfight that ends in death. Language barrier aside, they're clearly yelling at each other over Lucie so I think the film passes the test.
But that, apart from Miss Pross comforting Lucie, is about it for this movie.