One of the oldest tropes in Hollywood's playbook is the portrayal of women as mysterious. Whether it's femmes fatale or would-be lovers who play hard to get, women who are too "crazy" or simply too b...
Imran Siddiquee is a writer, filmmaker, and activist focused on representations of gender and race in the media. His writing has appeared at The Atlantic, Buzzfeed, Longreads, and elsewhere. Find him on Twitter @imransiddiquee.
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