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Is Gender-swapping really the answer to Hollywood’s sexist reputation?

With the upcoming all-female reboot of the 1984 cult classic, Ghostbusters, featuring Bridesmaid’s Melissa McCarthy and Kristen Wiig, alongside Saturday Night Live’s Kate McKinnon and Leslie Jones, and a similarly all female take on Ocean’s 11 recently announced, gender swapping of casts seems to be the new Hollywood craze. However, the announcements of these remakes have been far […]

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Will the Ghostbusters remake herald greater representation of women in film?

The prospect of a new installation in the Ghostbusters franchise has been thrown around for a long time, and this month it was finally announced, with the prospect of it having an all-female cast.