women left out of popular US films

A review of the 100 most popular fictional films released in the US from 2007 to 2014 found only 30% of all characters who spoke or were named were women, and most were young, white and heterosexual.  Only 1.9% were directed by women.
Jake Coyle, “Study Throws Harsh Light on Inequality in Popular Movies,” WRAL.com, August 5, 2015.
http://www.wral.com/study-throws-harsh-light-on-inequality-in-popular-movies/14812928/

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