Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

We're making memes smarter. So can you. Visit the Photoplasty and Pictofacts Workshop to get started.

Hollywood loves stereotypes, and with good reason. They're lazy shorthand for getting an idea across quickly, and save writers considerable time and energy. The problem is, movies don't exist in a vacuum. The often-bizarre assumptions movies make about people worm their way into the global shared consciousness, and just like that, everyone believes they're true.

So we asked our readers to look at the weird ideas that movies and TV spread about women.

Advertisement

22
Entry by Ka-ga-mi

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

21
Entry by MorganWick

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

20

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

19
Entry by ERRiley

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

18
Entry by Quinton Darby

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

17
Entry by Kalli

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

16
Entry by Busteq

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

15
Entry by Mihailocukk

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

14

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

13
Entry by JohnDR

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

12
Entry by Ka-ga-mi

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

11
Entry by PookieJones

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

10
Entry by Ka-ga-mi

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

9

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

8
Entry by PookieJones

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

7
Entry by Chan Teik Onn

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

6
Entry by Chan Teik Onn

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

5
Entry by Hestutomo

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

4
Entry by Chan Teik Onn

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

3
Entry by PookieJones

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

2
Entry by Girz

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

1
And the winner is ...

Congrats, Busteq. You win money.

Bizarre Stereotypes About Women That Hollywood Won’t Let Go

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

Continue Reading Below

Advertisement

To turn on reply notifications, click here

354 Comments

Load Comments

More Pictofacts

All The Hateable Stuff In Beloved Movies & Shows

Cinematic moments we wish had landed on the cutting-room floor.

380

27 Uncomfortable Questions About Food, Answered

Take these with you, the next time you go out to eat.

177

24 Facepalm-Inducing Facts About One Percenters

Scrooge McDuck is real, guys.

339

25 Details From History That Are Just So Gross

Tear up those time machine blueprints right now. Trust us.

165

Here's A Necronomicon Of Amazing Facts About Famous Monsters

Welcome to Monsters 101. No sharpening wooden stakes in class.

162

25 Mysteries That Remain Unsolved, Unexplained, & Unsettling

We know a ton of details about these cases, but still can't solve them.

161