I loved this movie — and the soundtrack! I’m just not following you on your critique that it isn’t actually feminist because…reasons? Yeah, she used sex to distract her captors in order to escape. It’s a perfectly reasonable, and often effective, technique.

The fact that she encourages Jet to maybe get her some doesn’t make it non-feminist. (Hint: straight, cis women can enjoy sex, too). Me and my VERY feminist friends talk like this a lot. Sex, when done right, is a lot of fun.

It does always chap my hide that movies, of any genre, that star women are held to such a higher standard than movies starring men. Yeah, it’s got some pacing issues, and plotholes, but it’s at least as good if not better than most of the action movies the Marvel corporation churns out.

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