Movies like “Wonder Woman,” “The Terminator” and “Aliens” showcased powerful women. They packed a feminist punch without ever suggesting a lecture. They entertained first and foremost. The culture absorbed their subtle messages on their own.Brie Larson is tired of your mainsplaining and the Hollywood patriarchy. Here's a clip of Larson dressing down Tom Hiddleston for oppressing her with his lookism and judgementalship at her totally appropriate sartorial choice.
“Captain Marvel,” down to the eye-rolling musical choice of No Doubt’s “Just a Girl,” cares far more about lecturing audiences than entertaining them.
And boy, does it show.
Tuesday, March 05, 2019
That's not entertainment!
Hollywood in Toto: "Captain Marvel drowns in victimhood, dull action."