What If Dirk Diggler Were a Woman?
When you change the genders of characters in popular movies, you often get very, very different movies.
By ModernMan Editors
Our friends over at Screen Junkies ask the questions most of us are too afraid to ask. For instance: What if the genders of the characters in popular movies were switched? The answer, it turns out, is that the plots of those movies sound just a little different. For example …
We’d still watch that.
Now take Iron Giant, the popular animated movie enjoyed by both children and adults alike:
Suddenly, it becomes a movie solely for adults. And then of course there’s this Schwarzenegger classic:
Oh. Well, no one in his right mind would watch that.