Author Archives: Risa Romano

About Risa Romano

Writer type thing. I work on stories for kids when I'm on the clock and screenplays quite a bit less for kids when I'm not. I have a blog: rambleonnerdyponderings.wordpress.com I'm also the creator and moderator of the Doctor Who vodcast/podcast A Disused Yeti: https://adisusedyeti.wordpress.com/

My Two Cents on “A Wrinkle in Time”

I saw A Wrinkle in Time the day it came out, and I have some things to say. I grew up on Madeline L’Engle books. The first book of her’s that I read was A Wrinkle in Time. And it … Continue reading

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I Watched ‘The Emoji Movie,’ So You Don’t Have To

When I first heard this movie was coming out, I thought, well, sure. Of course. And it will be a monstrosity. It’s nothing more than a money grab. But I’d said the same about The Lego Movie. That sounded like a quick … Continue reading

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Kilgrave’s 10 Most Disturbing Uses of Mind Control

In celebration of season 2 of Jessica Jones being released on Netflix, I looked back at season 1. The true sadism behind season 1 baddie, Kilgrave, is that he always forces others to carry out the evil actions he wants … Continue reading

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Thoughts While Watching Mute

-I’m going into this knowing very little about it, but I think that can often work in a film’s favor. -Interesting. This has the filter of a cyberpunk neo-noir film, but with a different color scheme. -The future is amish. … Continue reading

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The Best and Worst Companion Exits on Doctor Who

The Gallifrey One convention is coming up, and in the meanwhile, I’ve been watching a lot of Doctor Who. Companion exits are often a pretty big deal. Occasionally they just sort of wander off never to be sen again, but when … Continue reading

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The Wayward Sisters Come Home

We finally got to see the Wayward Sisters in action last week via their backdoor pilot on Supernatural. It had a lot of ground to cover, and if someone who wasn’t watching Supernatural to begin with tried to pick it … Continue reading

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Top 10 Syd Barrett Songs (non-Pink Floyd)

Syd Barrett, with his nursery rhyme lyrics and rhythmic guitar strumming, was an unfortunate casualty on the road to rock and roll music as we know it. This isn’t to say he died as young as some of the other … Continue reading

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