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Old 02-18-2013, 01:20 PM   #50
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Originally Posted by Dr. View Post
I take the “radical” view that superheroes aren’t a deep well of interesting stories . With any luck, a decent movie trilogy is possible. And typically, the 1st/origin film is the best because it contains the most clearly defined arc. So as a relaunch/reboot, MOS’s best chance of success was to revisit the origin.

And by no means is this a bad thing. The story of Hamlet, for example, keeps get retold too.
Yup, as superhero origin stories are akin to mythologies.

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