I watched the first episode of ‘Designated Survivor’. It was pretty great.Read more "SOPHIE WATCHES: Designated Survivor, 1.01 ‘Pilot’ (2016)"
Just four nights ago at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles, two of the four directing awards went to female directors, Jill Soloway, and Susanne Bier, both of whom were the only female nominee in each of their respective categories. …Read more "Why aren’t TV show-runners hiring female directors?"
I watched ‘Superman IV: The Quest For Peace’. I had many reactions. I also enjoyed it more than I expected?Read more "SOPHIE WATCHES | Superman IV: The Quest For Peace (1987)"
I watched ‘Robocop’. I had reactions. Here they are.Read more "SOPHIE WATCHES | Robocop (1987)"
The protagonists on Person of Interest represented a spectrum of moral and emotional expression, but they were never judged for who they were or how they expressed themselves. Instead, they were allowed the chance to observe others, learn from them, and grow in whatever way they each could.Read more "Focus & maturity: how ‘Person of Interest’ stimulated its audience"
I have in the past received the occasional response from somebody I didn’t know. On one occasion, I was informed that the reason why there are few female characters in the Star Wars franchise is because women don’t fight in wars. I was struck by this gentleman’s unsound grasp of how storytelling works, but decided not to engage him.Read more "What writing about ‘Supergirl’ taught me about other Twitter users"
Previously on Dollhouse, Echo played an amnesiac art critic, Boyd Langton became a film noir protagonist, and FBI PAUL was kind of a meanie to Russian Victor. Now Echo’s performing miracles!Read more "DOLLHOUSE (2009) RE-WATCH 1.05 ‘TRUE BELIEVER’"