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Old 05-30-2012, 09:09 PM   #24
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Default Re: Did the fact there was hardly any real Nazis in this film hurt it?

Originally Posted by Thundercrack85 View Post
The movie was a pretty light affair, so that may be why. It's a taboo. You still can't show swastikas in some country.

In the old comics, the Red Skull was essentially the embodiment of Nazi Germany. And they could have done that, but in a way, that does make him a boring character.

Still, the movie didn't really do much with its setting.
If you can show Nazis in an Indiana Jones movie I don't see why you couldn't in even a light hearted superhero movie.

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