Why don't the movies have plausible, real-world villains anymore? One reason is that a plethora of stereotype-sensitive advocacy groups, representing everyone from hyphenated ethnic minorities and the physically handicapped to Army and CIA veterans, now maintain liaisons in Hollywood to protect their images.
Tuesday, December 6, 2005
Bad guy cliches
The latest Slate article on H'wood economics wonders: Who you gonna blame?
Posted by Jon W. Sparks at 8:29 AM