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The Other Woman

16 April 2014

My wife and I saw yet another ad for the revenge-flick, The Other Woman. In it a woman discovers her boyfriend is cheating on her. He has another girlfriend and, as it turns out, a wife. The three become conspirators, gleefully torturing the adulterous man, usually through demeaning sexual pranks.

I told my wife that men would never be able to get away with that sort of thing, making a movie about systematically humiliating a libido-driven woman in such ways.

But I was wrong. That’s the script of most every porno ever made.

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One comment

  1. Follow up: Ty Burr’s destructo-review is spot-on. http://www.bostonglobe.com/arts/movies/2014/04/24/other-woman-you-girl-but-where-exactly/xRxRhDwr1Te5m0t8WIibxJ/story.html



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