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]] The Public Enemy (1931) [imdb]

This movie passed 3 of 3 tests (although dubious). It was entered by Hilding on 2014-11-21 16:07:00.



Hilding said:
Near the end Ma (offscreen) calls for Molly and ask her to fetch some sheets and Molly answers "alright". The "conversation" is over in 6 seconds. Pass? Yes in a technical sense, but very dubious. ...but if The King's Speech passes, so do this.
Message posted on 2014-11-21 16:07:00

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