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Old 07-25-2013, 02:08 AM   #78
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Default Re: Is anyone else not excited about Superman and Batman? I feel nothing but dread.

Originally Posted by sf2 View Post
Because they didn't show Clark having a cheerful childhood and pa Kent is too protective?
No, because it was a shallow shell of film that tried to pass as deep and reflective. It's what people have been accusing Nolan's Batfilms to be, only this time it's true. It was a MCU film wrapped up in seriousness.

Having said that, I had fun. But they need to step up their game. At least the MCU doesn't shy away from what it is: a silly and shallow franchise, that embraces both those traits and puts them to use. If DCU is going to try hiding the silliness and shallowness behind false depth, they're screwed.

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