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In a Feminized Society, Can Male Movies Succeed?

As the Wall Street Journal said, some audiences found  The Revenant “too strenuous, too long, too exhausting, too male, too snowy, too much raw meat, too much violence”.  Sure, silly movies that trivialize masculinity will always have an audience while pretending to appeal to a male demographic, but can serious, masculine movies succeed?