Originally Posted by dru-zod2501
Why does he need to be in love with a human to feel a kinship with mankind? Can't he discover the virtue of humanity on his own? I'm not saying he and Jane can't have a fling for a while, but I'd rather not see this turned into an epic love for all the ages
Because superhero films always need romantic subplots of some kind, regardless of whether or not they're necessary. I mean did Batman Begins & The Dark Knight really need Rachel Dawes?