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]] Underworld (2003) [imdb]

This movie passed 3 of 3 tests (although dubious). It was entered by neil on 2008-07-20 00:00:00.

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neil said:
Quote from the movie:
Selene: Why are you helping me?
Erika: I'm not. I'm helping me.

I read the last sentence by Erica as saying "by preventing you from becoming his queen", so I think Underworld matching all tests is dubious.
Message posted on 2008-07-20 00:00:00
Suzie said:
Your reading of the last sentence is correct. I, however, feel that Underworld does not pass the test. Erica ruins it every time.
Message posted on 2012-04-22 15:52:43

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