Originally Posted by The Overlord
Is Owl a compelling enough villain to carry a movie though? He always come across as a Big Bad wannabe rather then a true Big Bad in the comics nowadays. How many great Owl stories have there been? I don't think Owl has been that interesting, I think he would work best in a gang war story with the Kingpin.
I think the first arc was the best, though it would require some heavy grounding.
The guy's basically a training tool for DD to prepare for Kingpin. He's menacing & powerful enough to make for a good first foe.
I think Michael Rooker would nail him.