Originally Posted by Udvarnoky
I don't mind over-the-topness in an Indy villain. It can be an asset. I think the issue was that she was never made menacing enough. It was also a real waste to introduce this idea that she could read minds but then never really go anywhere with it. Her weirdness became her only defining characteristic.
Yeah, I would have liked if there was a scene where Spalko actually did read someone's mind but it was left ambiguous as to whether this was real or not. Just my feeling to be honest.