“The Favourite” (2018) by Yorgos Lanthimos

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Directed by: Yorgos Lanthimos

Written by: Deborah Davis & Tony McNamara

Starring: Olivia Colman, Emma Stone & Rachel Weisz

1) Where is it on following the Bechdel Test: 5

2) Strength of the writing: 4

3) Strength of the directing: 5

4) Strength of the acting: 5

5) Strength of the cinematography: 5

6) Strength of the editing: 4

7) Strength of the sound design: 4

8) Strength of the production design: 5

9) Did I enjoy it? 5

10) Would I recommend it? 3

Score: 45/50

Amazon’s “Homecoming” (2018)

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Created by Micah Bloomberg & Eli Horowitz

Executive Produced and Directed by Sam Esmail

Starring: Julia Roberts

 

1) Where is it on following the Bechdel Test: 5

2) Strength of the writing: 5

3) Strength of the directing: 5

4) Strength of the acting: 5

5) Strength of the cinematography: 5

6) Strength of the editing: 5

7) Strength of the sound design: 5

8) Strength of the production design: 4

9) Did I enjoy it? 5

10) Would I recommend it? 5

 

Score: 49/50

“A Simple Favor” (2018) by Paul Feig

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1) Where is it on following the Bechdel Test: 5

2) Strength of the writing: 3

3) Strength of the directing: 3

4) Strength of the acting: 4

5) Strength of the cinematography: 3

6) Strength of the editing: 4

7) Strength of the sound design: 3

8) Strength of the production design: 5

9) Did I enjoy it? 3

10) Would I recommend it? 3

Total Score: 36/50