Female Characters

Some articles on female characters, character, characters, female, female character:

Manic Pixie Dream Girl - Criticism and Debate
... the term as reductive, diminutive, and misogynistic toward female characters ... with describing Hepburn's Bringing Up Baby character as a MPDG, stating "I think that to lump together all individual, original quirky women under that rubric is to erase all difference." In a December 2012 ... then, is mainly directed at writers who do not give these female characters more to do than bolster the spirits of their male partners ...
Pre-Code Hollywood - Sex Films - Content
... on endings where the most sin-filled characters were either punished or redeemed ... tested in films such as The Prodigal (1931), in which a woman is having an affair with a seedy character, and later falls in love with her brother-in-law ... Consequently, female characters, such as Ruth Chatterton's in Female, live promiscuous bachelorette lifestyles, and control their own financial destiny (Chatterton supervises an auto factory) without regret ...
Kitana (Mortal Kombat) - Cultural Impact - Reception
... on her good looks and sometimes also on her complicated character, and is commonly regarded to be one of the most recognizable characters of Mortal Kombat ... to Amiga Format in 1994, while it might be "incredibly sad for adult males to fancy in game female characters," one should be "prepared to fall in love" with Kitana in 2004 ... of GamePlayBook ranked Kitana as the series' fifth top character ...
Gender In Speculative Fiction - Literature - The Pulp Era and The Golden Age (1920–1950s)
... SF portrayals of future societies remained broadly patriarchal, and female characters continued to be gender stereotyped and relegated to standardised ... In the 1940s, post-WWII, female writers like Judith Merril and Leigh Brackett emerged, reclaiming female characters and carving out respect in their own ... Her story "No Woman Born" (1944), in which a female character's mind is transferred into a powerful robot body with feminine attributes is an early example of a work that ...
Biggles - Female Characters
... In the Biggles stories, female characters appear infrequently ... that the storyline had made Biggles "go soft" by taking up a blonde female lover ... Another female character appears in the form of Worrals (Flight Officer Joan Worralson), eponymous heroine of a related series of books featuring this ...

Famous quotes containing the words characters and/or female:

    I make it a kind of pious rule to go to every funeral to which I am invited, both as I wish to pay a proper respect to the dead, unless their characters have been bad, and as I would wish to have the funeral of my own near relations or of myself well attended.
    James Boswell (1740–1795)

    The elephant, not only the largest but the most intelligent of animals, provides us with an excellent example. It is faithful and tenderly loving to the female of its choice, mating only every third year and then for no more than five days, and so secretly as never to be seen, until, on the sixth day, it appears and goes at once to wash its whole body in the river, unwilling to return to the herd until thus purified. Such good and modest habits are an example to husband and wife.
    St. Francis De Sales (1567–1622)