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]] Monsters vs Aliens (2009) [imdb]

This movie passed 3 of 3 tests (although dubious). It was entered by Maria on 2011-09-04 21:52:26.

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Maria said:
Susan, the main character, is a great heroine: she goes from just wanting to get married to the weatherman, to embracing her new superpowers and super size (acquired when she's hit by a meteor).
Message posted on 2011-09-04 21:52:26
Guinea disagreed with the rating and said:
Sadly I don't think Susan ever talks to anyone other than her mother (who is bothered about her wedding), men and the monsters.
Message posted on 2012-04-16 16:17:18
Ironside said:
She talks with her mother about her battle with the robot. She also speaks with her after being hit by the meteor. Derek is barely mentioned in either conversation. This passes the test.
Message posted on 2013-05-19 15:32:20
Gabe said:
Yeah her mum says something like "We always knew you would, y'know, stop an alien invasion and save the world" and Susan says "Thanks Mom"
Message posted on 2015-05-25 16:58:37

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