Originally Posted by DA_Champion
I admit I'm biased with regards to Darcy, aside from the fact I find Kat Dennings attractive which we've gone over, I don't like Selvig. I'm an astrophysicist for a living, and characters like Erik Selvig, Steve Urkel, etc bother me when I see them on my screen. It's not how people I know and work with behave and think, it's an offensive and insulting stereotype. I don't like the scientist stock character, and it also bothered me in Pacific Rim and in Agents of Shield.
I know how that can be. I have an engineering degree in IT and I've also competed at pretty high level in martial arts. I can get annoyed both at people trying to handle computers and at people fighting in movies. Sometimes I can handle it fine, other times I can't.
I find that it's generally easier for me to handle it in a movie like TDW where things isn't taken too seriously and it doesn't even try to be realistic. When a movie goes for more realism and fails I react stronger.