Originally Posted by Lead Cenobite
They're both sci-fi adventure movies, they both have dramatic and comedic elements. I don't see what's so different about them.
Because El Payaso's problem with STM's camp is the fact that it made its antagonist non-threatening.
Back to the Future has an entirely different structure to it that doesn't need a threatening antagonist to suceed. A superhero movie, however, is quite different.