Rogue Women and a World Upside Down

The recent proliferation of movies starring a strong, take-no prisoners, independent female as the lead in an action role should give us pause.  And though such films are not necessarily new to Hollywood, they are increasingly prominent, today.  Some movies that come to mind are Hanna, Colombiana, Haywire, and (to some extent) The Debt.  Each of these films stars a women playing a very pronounced action figure. We are used to seeing brooding, dark, sexy, mysterious men play... Read More