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Tuesday 16 July 2013, 14:40

Mark Kermode Mark Kermode

Thirty years ago cartoonist Alison Bechdel came up with a simple test for movies to see whether women had a proper role. It's not significant of whether a film is great or not but you'd be amazed by how many films fail.

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