Sophie Turner

'Game of Thrones' recap: 'Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken'

'Game of Thrones' recap: 'Unbowed, Unbent, Unbroken'

Damn. That was a disturbing episode.

As if George R.R. Martin’s books aren’t cruel enough, the writers of HBO’s “Game of Thrones” keep adding in even more messed-upness.

In the books, Ramsay Bolton marries a fake Arya Stark. The show changed that plotline to have him marry Sansa Stark. Why? Because, I guess, Sansa hasn’t suffered enough already.

I mean, I get this move: Sophie Turner is a great actor, and without these plot changes, she would get very little screen time. But still: For a girl who’s had her father, mother and brother killed in horrifying ways, does she really need to get raped by a psycho? What’s more, Ramsay forces the tortured Theon Greyjoy (who now...