Originally Posted by Whiskey Tango
Come on now, when was the last time someone described Magneto pulling that security guards blood out of his body as "awful and horrifying and has no place in a superhero movie"? Whatever the reason, it rarely carries the same weight.
Agreed. People get killed all the time in movies, and that's seen as entertainment. The hero can kill a villain, and that's supposed to be fun to watch, but if the hero rapes the villain, that's evil.
Is rape bad? Of course. But so is killing, and no one seems to care.