Some brief thoughts on one of the most original screenwriters working in Hollywood today.
The best stories, whether on the big or small screen, evoke an emotional response from the viewer and it's the writer or directors' responsibility to execute the emotional punch of the story in a way that doesn't feel cheap and expected. The big emotional conclusion to a film or tv show can be cathartic in … Continue reading Thoughts on: Catharsis in Film and Television by Grant Connor
“The Killing Joke” is directed by Sam Liu and is the latest Warner Bros Batman animation based on Alan Moore’s dark and brooding tale of madness and the ease in which one can fall into it. After nearly 30 years it is widely regarded as the best Joker story in the history of Batman comics. … Continue reading Thoughts on: The Killing Joke by Grant Connor