These two different groups of women each use men for their own self interest or the interest of those around them, but in the broadest te...
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...women in film, the social outlook of femininity in film creates a different viewing experience than if a man were on screen. In order to get past Hollywood’s misogynistic roles and attitudes towards women, more women be given the opportunity to create female centered content with less of a masculine screen presence. Jennie, Olivia, Nicki, and Julie are just some of the interesting characters introduced into repetative 50s-esque feminine stereotypes, but there are a plethora of females in film that have only existed to feed off of their male counterparts. Female characters are not simply limited to the roles that they play in the films that audiences love; the continuation of Hollywood filmmakers to write characters for women that are inferior and dependent on the male characters will lead to a lasting cycle of masculinity overpowering femininity in the films to come.
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