Posts tagged tropes.
How to Make a Michael Cera Movie
Tropes vs. Women #5: The Mystical Pregnancy
The Mystical Pregnancy is a trope writers use to create drama and terror by invading, violating and exploiting women’s reproductive capabilities. Often these female characters have their ovaries harvested by aliens or serve as human incubators for demon spawn. Sometimes they are carrying the Messiah and other times Satan himself.
(more info over at Bitch)
“Superhero Movie Law #42”