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The (not so) Spectacular Now


            “The Spectacular Now,” an indie film starring Shailene Woodley and Miles Teller, was released in the fall of 2013. It is a dark “coming of age” story that focuses on the romantic relationship between the two main characters, Aimee and Sutter, who are both high school seniors. This movie had a baffling number of missteps both as a whole and particularly related to feminism and it’s representation of women.

*Warning: spoilers ahead

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Disney’s newest princess focused animated film, Frozen has swept the nation in a Broadway-worthy, snow-filled winter wonderland, instant classic fashion. It has also set off a lot of a lot of discussion of feminism and started a conversation about how Disney princesses influence thousands of young girls every year.


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