We don’t see a lot of *good* female characters, especially on the silver screen. I’m often tearing my eyes out with rage at the depiction of women as hapless victims – or conversely, super-hard, super-capable men with boobs. Where are all the real women??? The average movie might not know, but depressingly a lot of spec scripts don’t either. Read my take on what makes a strong female character – it’s over on Twelve Point right now. What do you mean, you haven’t got a subscription?? No excuses! Get one now. You’re missing out, buster.