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Old 02-11-2013, 04:28 AM   #7
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Default Re: Bryan Singer Directing X-Men: Days of Future Past - Part 3

Originally Posted by Mrs Vimes View Post
I guess it's different for me because unlike many here I've never read the comic books so I have no pre-existing love for the characters. For me all the knowledge of the characters comes from the movies.

So from my point of view, Storm is just a bland character played by a bland actress. I can't say I feel any enthusiasm about her possible return, at least this version of the character. If they can re-cast and re-invent her, say as a reboot or a younger version, that's of course a different story.
That's a criticism of the movies, not the character.

If the films made her bland, that's down to the writing/directing and possibly casting.

Show me an X-Men comic where Mystique is the leader and walks round all day as a bored blonde
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