Superheroes are a big thing at the movies, and of late, there have been more and more pushes to show a bit of diversity in that genre as well. But when it comes to female heroes, are they really empowering and feminist, or is it just a superficial gloss?
The channel The Take opted to look into how feminist those movie characters really are.
To be clear, The Take’s conclusion is not really an either/or. Instead, they look into what it means to be feminist and then see how well characters like Wonder Woman and Captain Marvel actually measure up. See below for their conclusions.