After someone criticized the queer romcom 'Fire Island' for failing the Bechdel Test, all hell broke loose.
On Jun 8, 2022 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Here are the originals doing it right.
On Mar 7, 2022 by Beck Diaz
Bad Take City, population: This guy.
On Jul 11, 2017 by Samantha Grasso
'Rogue One' may have a female lead, but it's nowhere near as feminist as 'The Force Awakens.'
On Dec 15, 2016 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
The real victims of this controversy aren't the students who choose not to read it.
On Sep 4, 2015 by [email protected]
George Miller hasn't just rebooted a franchise or the tired action genre. He's rebooted narrative itself.
On May 15, 2015 by Aja Romano
It shouldn't be too difficult to include two female characters having a conversation. Right?
On Dec 30, 2014 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
If you want to understand exactly what made Gilmore Girls so unique as a series, look at all the things it wasn't.
On Oct 10, 2014 by Aja Romano
Mayim Bialik was right: Frozen sucks.
On Sep 23, 2014 by Alicia Swiz
Things are getting worse, not better, for complex representation of queer and genderqueer characters on the silver screen.
On Jul 23, 2014 by Aja Romano
This all looks like a step in the direction for women in the Whoniverse.
On Jun 30, 2014 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Combined with the less scientific criticisms we’ve seen from many other Doctor Who fans, these results are pretty damning.
On May 30, 2014 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw
Well, this is disappointing.
On Apr 25, 2014 by Kate Knibbs
The Bechdel Test is a great tool, but one tool alone isn’t capable of getting the entire job done.
On Mar 25, 2014 by [email protected]
Popular movies still don't treat women and miniorities equally—here's a new test to prove it.
On Mar 17, 2014 by Gavia Baker-Whitelaw