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Old June 8 2013, 07:41 AM   #40
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Re: Star Trek Into Darkness & The Bechdel Test

GMDreia wrote: View Post
I don't feel the Bechdel Test is the end-all be-all.
I doubt anyone does, except maybe Alison Bechdel herself.

For most people, it's really only used to show the gender bias of a film. I don't really see people citing it as a guide to judge whether a film is good or not.

It's always funny though to see people get defensive when a film they like fails the test. (For the record, I'm sure most of my favorite movies of all time fail it.)

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