How Do This Year's Oscar Nominated Films Hold Up Against The Bechdel Test?

What a surprise! They fail remarkably, with only The Help and The Descendents getting a clear pass. Come the fuck on, Hollywood.


The 2012 Oscars and the Bechdel Test [ONTD]


I think the Bechdel Test is good in theory, but it just annoys me in practice. Kill Bill, for example, fails it because the women are all talking about a guy (they want to violently kill). I mean, it shouldn't be so black and white. Does context not count for something?