What are the Most Problematic Film Tropes?

Certain movie stereotypes should be left behind.


Film tropes, AKA movie stereotypes are everywhere. Chances are that you’ve seen a movie with one of these elements: “Gay Best Friend,” the “Smart Asian”, or the “Ugly Duckling Takes Glasses Off to Be Beautiful.”

In today’s Psych Cinema, therapist Jonathan Hetterly wants to find out what YOU think. In your opinion, what is the most PROBLEMATIC film trope?! Comment below or tweet us to let us know your thoughts!

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Psych Cinema is our video series where licensed professional counselor Jonathan Hetterly explores the psychology behind the films that he watches and loves.

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