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Do Your Favorite Movies Pass the Bechdel Test?

By Abbey Clarke Nov 27, 2013

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The Hunger Games

Rating: 3/3

This dystopia hit does really well! It helps that the main character is a girl, and that the subject matter isn’t primarily romantic. It passes based upon Katniss’s exchanges with her mother, Prim, Effie, and Rue, most of which are about some aspect of the Hunger Games.

Tags: movies, slideshows, feminism, movies we love, gender equality, bechdel test

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Abbey Clarke

Abbey Clarke is a writer and editorial assistant living in Jersey City. She's a player on a D&D podcast called Knife Errant, wrote her senior thesis on Buffy the Vampire Slayer, and is working on a novel about a semi-reformed demon who runs a library. You can follow her on Twitter at @abbeybookaholic.

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