women in movies

Jeremy Renner’s Comments About “Badass” Female Characters Completely Misses Every Point Ever

It seems Jeremy Renner has been sent back to Press Junket 101 School, and it included a crash course on How Not To Piss Off Female Journalists.

Jenni Miller | April 12, 2016 - 2:35 pm

Seth Rogen Discusses A Groundbreaking New Concept: A Movie Wife That Likes To Have Fun

“My wife read the [“Neighbors”] script. She’s a writer. She’s one of the people who was like, ‘This isn’t how it would be. We get along, I want to have…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | May 15, 2014 - 12:30 pm

What Would’ve Happened If These Rom-Com Heroines Had Chosen Themselves Instead Of Prince Charming

Having been a fan of “Breaking Upwards,” the heartbreaking debut film from co-writers/co-stars/cohabitators Daryl Wein and Zoe Lister-Jones, I couldn’t wait to see the couple’s follow up, “Lola Versus.” Starring mumblecore goddess…

Leslie Simon | June 12, 2012 - 9:00 am

So Lame: Very Few 2012 Oscar Nominees Pass “The Bechdel Test”

Back in 1985, cartoonist Alison Bechdel drew a “Dykes To Watch Out For” cartoon describing the three rules that govern whether or not she will see a movie, which she called…

Jessica Wakeman | February 17, 2012 - 3:20 pm

What’s “The Bechdel Test” And Will Your Next Blockbuster Rental Pass It?

Back in 1985, cartoonist Alison Bechdel drew a “Dykes To Watch Out For” cartoon describing the three rules that govern whether or not she will see a movie:

Jessica Wakeman | June 2, 2010 - 12:10 pm