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Why are some of sci-fi’s beloved female leads deadly, beautiful, and hopelessly naive?

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I prefer my women as equals. Tron: Legacy’s Quorra and The Fifth Element’s Leeloo have a few things in common, despite their films being separated by 13 years.


From www.theverge.com – I prefer my women as equals. Tron: Legacy’s Quorra and The Fifth Element’s Leeloo have a few things in common, despite their films being separated by 13 years. Both serve as supporting roles to fairly generic heroes; both are fierce and capable in combat; both have haircuts that would make the average person look incredibly stupid; and both are inexplicably wide-eyed about the world.

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