A writer probably doesn't want to waste too much of their time getting sucked into TV, movies, and video games, and one of the pitfalls of modern writers fall into that they don't read enough to have a sense of how to elegantly put images in their heads into language, but there are lessons to be learned all around a writer for those who watch and listen with a critical eye.
Watching Disney Movies As A Writer
The "As A Writer" View of Inception
8 Things Prometheus Can Teach You About How Not to Write
Literary Review of Skyrim- Part 1, Part 2
25 Words of Wisdom From Fight Club To Writers Part 1 Part 2
A Lit Major Watches Pacific Rim
Bioshock Infinite as Real Art: Your Argument is Invalid
Is Dead Poets Society a Shitty Movie or What?
On Sister Act II and How to Know if you Should be a Writer