"This, honestly, is a problem endemic to the show, and one that may eventually tear it down. On Game of Thrones, suffering isn't something characters go through; it's something the writers visit on the characters. It often seems as if the show starts from the premise of, What's the worst thing that could happen to this person? and then presses that button over and over again."The show has not gone deep into the character as it could have. It makes me feel that the writers care more about the response from the viewers than the characters or the story. It is a tool the awe the viewers. It is a way to make money, not exactly a piece of art.
Thursday, May 21, 2015
Game of Thrones - What's the worst thing that could happen?
The quote from Vox is right on: