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Old June 15 2013, 12:50 AM   #180
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Re: Star Trek Into Darkness & The Bechdel Test

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On a whim generated by this topic I Googled "Hollywood studios owned by women but still release sexist pictures", just to see what would happen.

First result "It's Money (Not Sexism) Keeping Women Down in Hollywood"
Thank you for finding this article, it's very informative.

It’s difficult to engender change of any kind when the status quo is so damned profitable. Domestic box office take for 2012 was a record-breaking $10.8b, and this was the year that saw the “lowest percentage of onscreen females” across the five year study.
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