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God created all humans male and female In the play Macbeth by WilliamShakespeare and the film Shes the Man directed by Andy Fickman thereis a discrepancy between the two gender roles Lady Macbeth in Macbethwants to be more like a man while Viola from Shes the Man transformsinto one herself this makes it known that men have the dominant roleMen are superior to women because they are stronger do not wear theirhearts on their sleeves and are seen as braver than females Girls have a reputation of being are weaker than boys In the playMacbeth Lady Macbeth has to speak to her husband during the banquet Heis acting strangely after seeing the ghost of Banquo occupying his seatat the table She pulls him aside and says Are you a man O proper stuffThis is the very painting of your fearThis is the air-drawn dagger which you said Led you to Duncan Oh these flaws and startsImpostors to true fear would well becomeA womans story at a winters fireAuthorized by her grandam Shame itselfWhy do you make such faces When alls doneYou look but on a stool 3458-68Lady Macbeth knows Macbeth is fretful She ridicules Macbeth calling himpathetic like a girl Even a lady herself thinks that females are weakthus comparing Macbeth to one The movies outlook on women is similar to the plays When Violareveals herself to be a girl the coach from Cornwall quarrels thathaving a girl play is unacceptable When his complaint is brushed asidehe responds You really think you can beat us with a girl on yourteam Fickman Shes the Man He is expressing his belief thatIllyria will lose because they have a female playing for them Hebelieves that because she is a girl she is unable to play against boysbecause she is frail Macbeth compares to Shes the Man because women are perceived asfragile Women are not up to par with men because they are delicate andare not capable of
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