View Single Post
Old 09-26-2013, 01:22 PM   #56
CyclopsWasRight
Well, he was.
 
CyclopsWasRight's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2005
Posts: 6,352
Default Re: Future TV shows from Marvel?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Loki882 View Post
Except that with today's technology and resources, keeping a secret identity is quite hard. My problem with secret identities is that often times, characters have to be depicted as clueless idiots in order to make them work. I'm sorry, but I will NEVER buy that a pair of glasses, a suit, and a comb over can disguise Superman, especially since he works at one of the most prestigious NEWSPAPERS in the country. Batman's identity is obvious if you think about it for more than two seconds, etc. Characters shouldn't be portrayed as stupid and clueless just so your hero can have a secret ID. Either find another way to do it, or don't have them at all.
Superman is pretty much the worst example though

Having loved ones figure it out is fine, like that scene in Green Lantern. But the public shouldn't know

__________________
Amazing Spider-Man 2 - 68% | X-Men DOFP - 95% | Dawn/Apes - 98% | GOTG - 95%

(90%-100% = Excellent. 80%-90% = Great. 70%-80% = Very Good. 60%-70% = Good. 50%-60% = Okay.
40%-50% = Mediocre. 30%-40% = Poor. 20%-30% = Bad. 0%-20% = Awful)

Last edited by CyclopsWasRight; 09-26-2013 at 01:33 PM.
CyclopsWasRight is offline   Reply With Quote