Originally Posted by ElMariachi
Not sure I agree with. Real life has plenty of villains. Islamic terrorism is a threat to a good chunk of the globe. North Korea is a threat to peace in Asia. Drug lords and criminals are a threat to everyday life. We got to keep an eye out for all these things.
Real life has plenty of bullies and terrorists. I like to think he was referring more to a "super villain" personification. We don't have those in the real world. We have rivals governments and philosophies that lead to war. Do you really want a super powered hero fighting North Korea, drug lords and bank robbers? We're talking about action, sci-fi comic book movies here. Iron Man vs Kim Jong Un would be a very short and anti-climactic movie.