Originally Posted by TheForgotten
Dredd's tone and style easily outmatches a fourth of the comicbook films on IGN's list. Rocketeer? Spider-Man? X-Men: First Class? I found Dredd to a very over-the-top, self aware, hilarious action film that provided enough character developement and twists to be more than just a popcorn blockbuster. Sadly not everyone saw it this way.
And the last reason why Dredd flopped is because the "writers missed the boat" and gave it no sadistic satire.
Those three movies are way better than Dredd.