The representation of Asian femininity in Hollywood films and TV shows from 1970 – 2013.
“Wonder Woman” has real heart and purpose – things which help make its narrative plot holes rather inconsequential.
Asian-American characters in TV shows from 1970 – 2013.
“It is my murder now. It’ll be me who’ll burn.”
“My very own Persephone. These seeds seal your fate.”
“We’ll never be free of the stench.”
You either die a villain, or you live long enough to see yourself become the hero.
“Let’s not hide what life had done to her.”
“I love my grudges. I tend to them like little pets.”
Making this film work requires more than simply putting horns on the guy from Downton Abbey and hoping they look realistic.
“Kong” is enough of an enjoyable ride that it wouldn’t make you beg for two hours of your life back.
A tragic, real and incredibly personal R-rated comic-book film.