Re: Why Does Frank Miller Hate Superman?
Originally Posted by ScottishFogg
I just finished reading the TPB of All-Star Batman and Robin and realized something . . . Frank Miller hates Superman.
Every time he writes a Batman book, he throws in something that makes Superman out to be a clown, a child, or just a puppet of the government. In Miller's books, Bruce belittles Clark, looks down on him, and continually disrespects him. Why is that?
If this was the relationship Supes and Bats have, there would be no way they could have ever been on the Justice League together. They'd never team up. They'd never do anything together.
It's such a stark contrast to the way Loeb writes them. In his run on Superman/Batman, they respect each other and their differences. They actually seem like friends.
So what's Frank's deal? Is he just re-writing Batman, working him into his vision of what he thinks Batman should be like? Making him a character that should haunt Sin City, not Gotham?
People fear/hate what they dont understand.
"Donald Trump is SO right. PC culture is killing this country. You're all oversensitive and weak."
"Hey, look at this Family Guy ad. It says Trump is a dumb loudmouth."
*collapses to the ground, screaming through the tears, vowing through choked sobs never to watch another Seth MacFarlane show ever again*