Re: Superhero Film of the Year - 2012 Edition
Originally Posted by Lord
This is about superhero movies, Chronicle was in the genre as far as i know, and i didn't found this thread in the misc films section, only for best film, not best Superhero film, last year i made a thread like this too.
Honestly I don't even really consider Chronicle a superhero movie any more than I would consider I Am Number 4 a superhero movie. To me a superhero movie has more than just people with powers. Hell any vampire movie would fit that bill, or any of the Star Wars films. To me a superhero film requires at least some sense of an alter-ego, even if it's just a code name or some such thing as it is with the X-Men and FF. Some delineation between the character and their heroic persona.
9/16/14 - The Marvel Cinematic Universe is only $2,500,833 away from crossing the $7 billion mark. Should cross it by Friday at the latest.