Love, revenge, and Conan: what’s my motivation?

So there’s a new Conan the Barbarian movie.  And, if the previews are any indication, Conan spends the movie on a quest for revenge against the villain(s) who destroyed his village and murdered his family. I won’t go into how many ways this deviates from the original Robert E. Howard character (short answer: a lot). Instead, it got me thinking … Read More