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]] Broadcast News (1987) [imdb]

This movie passed 3 of 3 tests. It was entered by Zepfanman on 2014-03-22 14:57:45.



Zepfanman said:
Jane and Blair have brief exchanges about a tape in the editing room and then condolences toward the end of the film.
Message posted on 2014-03-22 14:57:45
Adam T. said:
Passes, but just barely. Female lead who spends most of the time talking to men about men.
Message posted on 2014-09-01 16:14:23
ab said:
While watching a news segment on date rape, Blair whispers to Jane "my cousin Donna," and Jane says, "really?" Now this is sort of about a man--Blair is saying a man raped her cousin--but it's also an intimate albeit brief conversation between two women.
Message posted on 2020-04-24 07:55:17

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