Do Men and Women Have Different Taste in Movie?

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My Top Ten movies are littered with strong women.
Trinity in Matrix.
LeeLoo in Fifth Element.
Sarah Connor in The Terminator.
Yu Shu Lien and Jen in Crouching Tiger.

Not bad for a woman hater is it!



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I can tell you one thing...a lot of women love Dirty Dancing, and a lot of men hate it. I would say anecdotally that women are more inclined toward musicals than men are. There are several women in my family who put The Sound of Music in their top 5 films of all time. I don't know a single guy who likes it.
I know lots of men who love the Sound of Music, my grandfather for one.



One thing that personally turns me off a movie is a female character who is meant to just be eye candy, not sure if that’s true for all women though.



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I'm a guy and I liked The Sound of Music, and my best guy friend, it's one of his top favorite movies. I never thought of it as a movie for women, but just a movie for anyone.



I'm not a fan of The Sound of Music... the songs grate on my nerves and I find the narrative a bore, and although the cinematography is beautiful, (admittedly), I just don't find it to be my cup of tea... However, all that said, I do love musicals, (as other men on this forum have pointed out), and just as many women don't like them, (as other women on this forum pointed out). Seems kind of a no brainer right? Movies don't really have "gender preference" they're liked by different people with different strokes? I love Rom-Coms. So did my Dad. I even like chick flicks, (so did my Dad). But my Step-Dad can't stand them, he's into action and westerns, (mostly for scenery because he enjoys the outdoors). But my Mom deplores chick flicks, she'll go for musicals or silents or classics... on and on... etc. etc. Point is, different people are different. Holden Pike loves Westerns, I do enjoy them but probably not to his level. I enjoy experimental, avant-garde, and underground stuff. But I know even a lot of people on here wouldn't like, much less know about, that kind of stuff. Different stokes people. Different folks. It ain't gender.
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Speaking of musicals, I recorded "Umberallas of Cherbourg", which I tried watching a couple of years ago after a recommendation from someone with great taste, but musicals just turn me off, but I can always delete it if I'm not "feeling it"



Speaking of musicals, I recorded "Umberallas of Cherbourg", which I tried watching a couple of years ago after a recommendation from someone with great taste, but musicals just turn me off, but I can always delete it if I'm not "feeling it"
I like it a lot, but I prefer Demy's The Young Girls of Rochefort by a decent margin. It's one of my favorites of the 60's.



I think the question ®Do men and women have different taste in movies?" could be interpreted in two ways. If the question is ®If, at this very moment, someone polled all the people in the world (or a country, or whatever), would there be noticeable differences in movie preference between the genders?" then the answer is certainly yes. But if the question is "Do men and women inherently have different tastes because of their sex?" I would argue no.



Speaking of musicals, I recorded "Umberallas of Cherbourg", which I tried watching a couple of years ago after a recommendation from someone with great taste, but musicals just turn me off, but I can always delete it if I'm not "feeling it"
Someone recommended it to me as a film to brag about watching for snob points



well yes or no cause any gender has different tastes in movies
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Speaking of musicals, I recorded "Umberallas of Cherbourg", which I tried watching a couple of years ago after a recommendation from someone with great taste, but musicals just turn me off, but I can always delete it if I'm not "feeling it"
First time I saw it I thought it was quite enchanting. On a re-visit though it bored me stiff. And Iím a huge Deneuve fan.
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