Tag Archives: bechdel test

Splash Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 158



This week on the pod we try to puzzle out where exactly Eugene Levy got his PHD in mermaidology. It’s part two of our breakdown of the 80s flick Splash with special guest Fabrae Nicole!


Promising Young Woman Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 156




This week on the pod, we conclude our two part discussion on Emerald Fennell’s Promising Young Woman. Could (or should) Cassie have had a happy future with Ryan? Did Cassie go too far? How does this film frame trauma and revenge? We get into it.


Death Becomes Her Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 154



Pass the spray paint, we’re back for part two of our breakdown of Death Becomes Her! This week we worship Isabella Rossellini and explore different ways this movie could have ended. With special guest, Hillary R. Heath.


Magic Mike Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 152



Is Adam really sorry? Who is this movie for? Is there a cure for nipple blindness? These questions and many more this week in part two of our discussion on Magic Mike with special guest Frances Chang!


Happiest Season Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 149



Should Abby have forgiven Harper or ended up with Riley? We get into it this week on part two of our discussion on Happiest Season. Plus, we speculate on what type of Hallmark Christmas film we would be cast in! With special guest Julie Jones Ivey.


Clueless Part 2 – The Feminine Mistake Podcast Ep 147



Welcome back to part two of totally bitchin’ chat about the 90stastic film, Clueless! How much of a creep is Elton? Is Cher and Baby Paul Rudd’s relationship hella gross? Is No Doubt real ska or just the hint of ska burps? We get into it. With special guest Vanessa Aranegui!


MCCONAUGHEY OF MY INNOCENCE – FMP EP 141



Welcome back to part two of our discussion on Palm Springs (2020)! Age gaps, selfless acts, time travel movie logic, and more as we discuss the films’ ending. Did Niles and Sarah really make it out or was it all just another blip in the multiverse? We get into it.


FACE JOHANSSON – FMP EP 139



We’re putting on our most fabulous Edith Head cape for part two of our discussion on the 1950 film All About Eve. What is theatre? Why is Marilyn Monroe in this movie? Did 32 year old men age differently in the 1950s? These questions and many more, answered on this week’s show with special guest, and cape enthusiast, Ava Davis!


DESSERT STEW – FMP EP 134



Just what happened at the ending of 2020’s Horse Girl? Is this film kinda sorta set in the 90s? We get into it this week – plus Nicole shares some insights from the film’s writers and makes a (shameful?) confession about her reading habits.


SPOTTY ACTING SYNDROME – FMP EP 129



This week on the show we theorize on how practical Frankie and Ulysses’ woman/robot love match actually is. Plus, we give our unfiltered thoughts on Once Upon a Time in Hollywood and see if Making Mr. Right passes the Bechdel Test! With special guest, Hillary R. Heath.