Surname 1Institution AffiliationNameTutorCourseDate Role of Women in MoviesAbstractIn a society, a lot of women actresses have various roles. Some of them tend to play the motherly roles while others play manipulative roles which others are deemed to play victims of abusive relationships. It is worth noting that no matter what women have various roles which are perceived to be feminine and therefore cannot be played by men. Despite their roles were different, their roles are different in character and play unique roles which are meant to communicate certain lessons to the audience. For instance, there is a need to appreciate women in life.Role of women in MoviesWomen in most cases have been objectified in movies. The dressing of women and the way they speak seductively depicts such representations. They also act in a sexual manner which portrays that women are being used as sex objects. Sometimes in these videos, the faces of these women are not shown. However, their bodies become the showpiece as they are put on display.
Surname 2In this regards, women are being portrayed as not having any identity or even a sense of individualism but rather depicts their roles as sex symbols (Vitzthum, 42).In essence, women bodies are in most cases dismembered and treated as separate parts which seek to perpetuate the concept of the bodies of women are not in any way connected to their emotions or minds. For instance, the parts of their bodies like buttocks, breasts and even their legs are mostly emphasized on. This indubitably relates to the notion of sexism which can be referred to canting which further portrays submissiveness of these women. This also conveys superiority of male species over their female counterparts.Annotated BibliographyKing, Neal, and Martha McCaughey. Reel Knockouts: Violent Women in the Movies.