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Old 07-24-2012, 05:25 AM   #19
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Default Re: Superhero Film of the Year - 2012 Edition

Originally Posted by Lord View Post
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.

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