Re: Is Thor the best Marvel Studios movie so far?
Ill take a film that attempts to say something and may fail, over a film that gives me nothing to think about anyday. Unfortunately, not only most superhero films, but most films in general are brainless, and dumb, and thats why I watch so few movies and dont watch any television except whats really on premium channels(since they have the freedom to deal with more weighty issues).
Superheroes are really mythology - Superman, Batman,etc.. these characters often deal with themes that go way back through classic storytelling. They dont have to be dumb action films.
Yes TDK has plotholes and it isnt perfect, but it deals with themes I find interesting.
"With that in mind, I humbly add my own prophecy of what the dawn of the new millennium shall bring forth: one thousand more years of the same...old...crap."
"Once again, science saves the day. The end."
-Hubert J. Farnsworth