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Old 09-08-2012, 08:54 PM   #26
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Was never a big fan of Green Arrow, but if Hawkeye can get screentime with the Avengers, I'm certain any JLA movie will probably give some screentime to G.A.

But anyways,

....Green Arrow

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Old 09-08-2012, 09:00 PM   #27
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-Deadpool.
-Granny Goodness.

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Old 09-10-2012, 06:31 PM   #28
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- Cable
- Deadpool
- The Defenders
- Punisher
- Sentry
- Spider-Woman
- Venom

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Old 09-10-2012, 07:41 PM   #29
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Plastic Man

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Old 09-10-2012, 08:06 PM   #30
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Old 09-10-2012, 08:14 PM   #31
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Thor...

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Old 09-18-2012, 02:19 PM   #32
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http://www.complex.com/pop-culture/2...r-get-a-movie/

This would be a good place to put this list.I don't agree with all of these.

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Old 09-19-2012, 01:04 AM   #33
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Tigra
Sugar Man
No-Girl
Hope Summers
X-23
Rachel Summers
Nate Grey
Starjammers

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Old 09-19-2012, 12:55 PM   #34
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You guys better stop listing some of my favs. Let's get real here:

Gilgamesh
Immortal Man
Starfox
Demolition Man
Living Lightning
Grey Gargoyle
Tigra
Doctor Druid
Rocket Racer
Ben Reilly
Sharon Ventura
Phyla-Vell
Doop

I'll do a DC list later

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Old 09-20-2012, 01:37 AM   #35
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No cutesy animal characters. They have too much of the "kid's stuff/funny book" vibe:

Rocket Racoon (I cringe knowing it's happening)
Ch'p
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Old 09-20-2012, 02:05 AM   #36
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No cutesy animal characters. They have too much of the "kid's stuff/funny book" vibe:

Rocket Racoon (I cringe knowing it's happening)
Ch'p
Krypto
Rocket Raccoon is more like Ted than a cutesy/kiddy character.

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Old 09-20-2012, 05:13 PM   #37
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When has Rocket Raccoon *ever* been "cutesy"?

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Old 09-20-2012, 05:16 PM   #38
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X-Men

they make better cartoons anyway.

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Old 09-22-2012, 11:03 PM   #39
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When has Rocket Raccoon *ever* been "cutesy"?
I remember buying Hulk # 271 off the racks when I was 9. RR was a decently developed character, but it didn't stop me from being offended that a woodland creature was in my comic book about a fearsome rampaging monster.

You can give him a cigar, have him curse like a Stephen King novel, fire a big gun every 5 seconds.....but he's still a racoon. I don't mind animal-type characters like Ursa Major, but any character that screams "DISNEY XD" makes me wince.

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Old 09-25-2012, 05:17 PM   #40
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I remember buying Hulk # 271 off the racks when I was 9. RR was a decently developed character, but it didn't stop me from being offended that a woodland creature was in my comic book about a fearsome rampaging monster.

You can give him a cigar, have him curse like a Stephen King novel, fire a big gun every 5 seconds.....but he's still a racoon. I don't mind animal-type characters like Ursa Major, but any character that screams "DISNEY XD" makes me wince.
So basically, your irrational on the matter, and thus not representative.

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Old 09-25-2012, 11:07 PM   #41
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So basically, your irrational on the matter, and thus not representative.
That depends. I hold the opinion that a character's appearance is vital when it comes to visual storytelling, especially when that character is being introduced. In such instances where a character looks silly or childish, the narrative has an uphill (maybe impossible) battle in doing anything serious or important.

If you find that to be irrational, then I guess I'm irrational.

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Old 09-29-2012, 01:46 AM   #42
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Harley Quinn
Namor
Solomon Grundy
Mxyzptlk
Captain Cold
Captain Boomerang
Stilt-Man
Electro
Mysterio
Superboy
Lance Barnes, Post-Nuke Dick
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Old 09-29-2012, 10:44 AM   #43
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Eh, Namor could be adapted just fine, though the best place for such would be in a Fantastic Four reboot.

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Old 10-02-2012, 08:24 PM   #44
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Starjammers
I would like to see the Starjammers on the big screen.

I don't want to see any attempt at Rom, simply because the Wraiths in it already creep me out and I don't think I could handle the horror type film it would have to be. (Other than the Punisher I have tried to watch every Marvel film that has come out)

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Old 10-03-2012, 12:27 AM   #45
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Tank Girl.





Oh crap, they WHAT?!?!

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Old 10-12-2012, 10:09 PM   #46
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Manbat
Sauron ( Kyle lykos )
Black cat
And many others but anything is fair game these days I guess, G.O.G is something I never thought would happen and ant man is ridiculous to me as well.

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Stilt Man
Beak
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