Originally Posted by KangConquers
The hot line didn't bother me either. Then again, Avengers is my favorite comic book movie of all time. I'm not sure the jokes are "dumb" either. I think a certain amount of self-awareness is admirable, and I feel like Man of Steel lacked that.
For me it got to a point where jokes were undercutting the drama and coming from characters that aren't known for being particularly witty.
I thought MOS was plenty self aware without being obnoxious.