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Superhero & Comic Adaptations General Thread #7

!lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 10 May 2021 00:50:29 EST UQAINkuU No.419176
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MCU's Back Edition.

Continuing from previous thread >>403206, general thread for superhero aka capeshit and comic adaptations in film and television.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 10 May 2021 00:52:40 EST UQAINkuU No.419177 Reply
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Netflix's adaptation of Jupiter's Legacy came out on Friday. It's been getting mixed reviews but maybe it's better than Iron Fist?
Gustavo Fring - Mon, 10 May 2021 12:32:51 EST Fx3luEph No.419181 Reply
I am surprised that so far nobody has adapted Soon I Will Be Invincible, the fact that half of the story (and arguably the most important half) is told from a supervillain's POV would be enough of a sellling point.
Tex Avery - Mon, 10 May 2021 14:45:50 EST +Lb33GKN No.419182 Reply
The asynchrinous storyline helps in some parts but the story flounders at the end imo
It raised alot more questions than answered them which is a problem for a show thats only like 6hrs long, I could not give less of a shit about watching a second season
Sean McNamara - Mon, 10 May 2021 22:22:08 EST SGQ3MFg3 No.419189 Reply
Venom 2 trailer made me criiinge
Reuben Tishkoff - Mon, 10 May 2021 22:56:14 EST g1z1z2+h No.419190 Reply

I will say that the casting is pretty good though.
Peter Petrelli - Tue, 11 May 2021 10:17:17 EST ocjq0hrH No.419193 Reply
Venom acted like a dork and Eddie is being made to appeal as the Reluctant Male Wife of Carnage according to the LGBTQ community who may just be trolling there.

Not only was Venom portrayed like a joke same as the rest of the superheroes in cinema post-2000s Spider-man trilogy but also Venom is now some friendly "Greets your store owner every week" type persona who just hangs with Eddy.

Whole thing reeks, worse than the first movie, and this is likely all we're getting out of Venom for a long time if ever again, is this franchise.
Princess Bubblegum - Tue, 11 May 2021 11:25:10 EST E5p0/xCR No.419194 Reply
Fwiw, Venom's always been an uninteresting shit villain, even in the comics. He's just popular because he looks cool
Monica Geller - Tue, 11 May 2021 23:05:58 EST 8yDyiNA6 No.419195 Reply
This post went all over the place. Shoe horning LGBTQ issues in made me lol hard. Big boomer.
The Master - Wed, 12 May 2021 04:07:15 EST ocjq0hrH No.419197 Reply
> show horning LGBTQ issues
not even kidding you that LGBTQ twitter is and was literally all about Eddie being obviously made to appeal to them in that sense of being the reluctant Male Wife to Venom / Kleetus' characters. That's literally how they feel the dynamic was made to reflect for them as an audience.

Same way they were mentioned Sweaty Nervous Uncomfortable Eddie as a good thing instead of being "made sexy like all the MCU."

So, in reality, not big boomer at all. Actually more in tune w/ teh interwebz than even you who didnt know any of this, apparently. Nice job noticing that ADHD though.
Sam Raimi - Wed, 12 May 2021 11:30:24 EST y9PeJvM8 No.419199 Reply
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Whatever about sperging about LGBT issues above which I give little to no fucks about....

Invincible huh? Who else really enjoyed it? I hate capeshit normally (I disengaged completely with the Marvel hugbox and the tryhard DCEU skullduggery) but this is something special.

I relate it more to The Boys and that's not a particularly hot take, I've heard a lot of people feel the same way.

It feels "Weighty" instead of edgy, like GoT where actions have consequences, there's no such thing as a "safe" character with plot armor.

Hell even Omniman, who is revealed to be a pretty not good guy and is modelled after Superman doesn't feel safe in this universe, whereas when you watch anything Superman related, you just know he's going to be a-ok because he's the model guy and his tremendous power outside of kryptonite will keep him from harm. There appears to be a "roof" to power (in contrast to DBZ where there just isn't) and that's pretty refreshing.

Looking forward to Season 2.
James Cole - Wed, 12 May 2021 19:12:44 EST kWJ/uCn0 No.419205 Reply
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Ad hominem
Invalid form of argument
unaccepted in actual debate rooms
Try actually making a point about what I said.

Facts are facts, you couldn't even deny my points because they're true and actually based in reality over some delusional boomer's opinions. Lgbtq twitter noticed all of that and people still were willing to admit Venom being more of a joke in this than before, which was already not a serious portrayal of the character as people envision.

What, you can't manage actual in depth discussion on this without being more fixated on the mere potential that a boomer is writing you? Pathetic.
Franklin Bluth - Thu, 13 May 2021 09:08:10 EST Pqvr/ddV No.419208 Reply
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If you know something I don't motherfucker you best keep quiet. I'm aware that this is based off a comic and I'm aware that it's also fairly faithful to it, so no spoilers.
Franklin Bluth - Thu, 13 May 2021 09:08:10 EST Pqvr/ddV No.419209 Reply
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If you know something I don't motherfucker you best keep quiet. I'm aware that this is based off a comic and I'm aware that it's also fairly faithful to it, so no spoilers.
Persephone - Thu, 13 May 2021 18:47:40 EST K7dqL+3x No.419213 Reply
This might be unrelated but the 4th season of Castlevania was really awesome, I fucking hated the 3rd one but the 4th is in par with season 1 and 2, a very brilliant story conclusion for all characters, don't gonna spoil it.
Somehow when Warren Ellis got fired, the show became better.
Barbara Kodetová - Fri, 14 May 2021 17:45:00 EST ocjq0hrH No.419225 Reply
literally passed notes to yourself
the multiverse is real
and sky-net is LIVE
Cheryl Tunt - Mon, 24 May 2021 12:29:25 EST ng3IElKS No.419336 Reply
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Why is a bollywood musical number in the Eternals movie?
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 24 May 2021 14:55:14 EST UQAINkuU No.419337 Reply
Guess we’ll see what the context of that is. I’m really looking forward to Eternals to see how Chloe Zhao’s direction will make the film stand out from the previous Marvel films. It does also help that Marvel has given Zhao a lot of creative freedom especially with being able to shoot on location for most of the film instead of in studio.
Chewbacca - Mon, 24 May 2021 15:10:30 EST zxaZRBDn No.419338 Reply
Isn't that guy from Silicon Valley Pakistani. Kind of fucked upnto lump him in as an Indian guy.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 24 May 2021 15:25:49 EST UQAINkuU No.419339 Reply
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Kumail Nanjiani is Pakistani yeah. In the film, he’s an Eternal who has taken on the appearance of a Bollywood film star to blend in on Earth compared to the comics where he’s a samurai turned martial arts film star, they just changed his Asian ethnicity and backstory.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Thu, 03 Jun 2021 22:21:53 EST yqMSsSwB No.419458 Reply
Watched the first four episodes of Invincible. I really like the art style and it’s like a throwback to the 80s and 90s type animated superhero shows like Captain Planet and stuff. I was surprised at the big names they got for the voice cast but I feel like they’re a fit. I do like the whole unraveling of the mystery of why Omni-Man killed the Guardians as well as how Invincible handles the power and responsibilities of being a superhero while being a high schooler like Spider-Man.

I feel like Omni-Man and Homelander would get along.

This post was edited by C_Higgy on 03-06-2021 22:23:32
Bryan Fuller - Fri, 04 Jun 2021 12:58:06 EST ss4QC4s6 No.419462 Reply
>I feel like Omni-Man and Homelander would get along.
Lol chiggy shipping characters, cant wait to read his fanfic where they bang
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Buck Plankchest - Sat, 05 Jun 2021 19:02:26 EST hjNYwXeV No.419474 Reply
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Batman Beyond still holds up
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Buck Rogers - Sat, 05 Jun 2021 20:19:43 EST z6M0UHj9 No.419475 Reply
So does Batman the Animated Series. I even like Superman animated and Justice League. That entire run of DC Animated Universe stuff is just gold. Lots of care and attention was put into it.
Gaius Baltar - Sun, 06 Jun 2021 03:27:48 EST ZFlLcX5m No.419478 Reply
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Such a golden age of animation right there. Everything from Batman TAS through JLU was awesome. Young Justice feels like kind of a spiritual successor. I would kill for that rumored Batman Beyond live action movie with Keaton returning as old Bruce.
Joey Tribbiani - Mon, 07 Jun 2021 07:55:15 EST YgU6jnbF No.419484 Reply
>First 4 episodes
Not spoiling anything but you're in for a treat. The last 4 episodes are one of the best TV I've seen this year, edge of the seat stuff. It's perfectly paced where everything comes crashing down.
Danny Trejo - Mon, 07 Jun 2021 09:03:53 EST sJlA01e5 No.419485 Reply
IMO Batman TAS has quite a few bad episodes, weird uninteresting villains or just an outright boring slow story.
The majority of it is still good though, and a bunch of key episodes are REALLY good.

Just be aware that if you decide to watch it all you're gonna hit a stinker every now and then.

I guess because it's a product of it's time and/or the writers were still trying to find their footing. Because all the later shows are much more consistent quality wise.
[name redacted] !h55/E7mIo6 - Mon, 07 Jun 2021 10:17:21 EST 2mvJFG48 No.419486 Reply
That's how I sort of compare Superman TAS to Batman TAS. Batman has higher highs and lower lows, but people only remember the highs. Superman TAS barely had a bad episode at all, but nothing as great as the top Batman TAS episodes.
Huey Freeman - Mon, 07 Jun 2021 10:50:31 EST 7LKkEQAJ No.419487 Reply
Spot on take.

The superman show is a fun watch, but stuff like the early Clayface episodes and Babydoll are better than any of the batman movies.
David Fury - Mon, 07 Jun 2021 11:25:47 EST ng3IElKS No.419491 Reply
>the early Clayface episodes

That's also a good example of the perception people have not only on the quality of the show's writing but also of the animation. I've had arguments with people who take that one Clayface episode that TMS did with the HOLY SHIT THIS IS AWESOME sequence (you probably know which one!), and seem to remember as that was normal in the show instead of an extraordinary bump in quality.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 07 Jun 2021 13:36:31 EST UQAINkuU No.419492 Reply
Yeah I watched them yesterday. I knew that the season would eventually led up to Omni-Man revealing his true self and intentions to Invincible but I was not expecting it to get as intense as it did especially with Omni-Man committing grievous acts of child abuse against Invincible and that was hard to watch especially Debbie watching all of that unfold and hearing Omni-Man's speech about why he killed the Guardians of the Globe and that she is just a pet to him was a dagger to her heart. Omni-Man may have seen his own humanity and love for Invincible flash before his eyes and not died on his way back to his home planet but it doesn't change what happened. I do like the show's universe and all of the different heroes and villains. I did find it interesting how Titan used Invincible and the Guardians to take Machine Head's spot as the top crime boss and Omni-Man was actually right about knowing who to trust.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Tue, 08 Jun 2021 14:14:14 EST UQAINkuU No.419503 Reply
Legion of Super-Pets is being adapted into an animated film set to release next year with an all-star voice cast including Dwayne Johnson as Krypto the Superdog and Kevin Hart as Ace the Bat-Hound. Additionally, Kate McKinnon, John Krasinski, Vanessa Bayer, Natasha Lyonne, Diego Luna and Keanu Reeves also will have roles in the film - https://twitter.com/DiscussingFilm/status/1402296285965733889
Stephen Moffat - Tue, 08 Jun 2021 15:11:14 EST ss4QC4s6 No.419504 Reply
Sounds awful, thanks for the heads up
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Christopher Walken - Wed, 09 Jun 2021 09:12:54 EST sJlA01e5 No.419517 Reply
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I wonder if they'll include the backstory of Ace
Nathan Barley - Wed, 09 Jun 2021 11:11:16 EST z6M0UHj9 No.419519 Reply
The actress at the start of loki is shit
David Cronenberg - Wed, 16 Jun 2021 22:54:18 EST hjNYwXeV No.419683 Reply
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I decided to give Shazam another watch. It's a really good movie. I'm hoping for another movie with Etrigan and Klarion, that would be awesome.
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David Cronenberg - Thu, 17 Jun 2021 00:31:44 EST hjNYwXeV No.419684 Reply
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also the actors of Darla were fucking amazing. nb
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Sam Bell - Thu, 17 Jun 2021 19:25:57 EST ng3IElKS No.419690 Reply
Pretty good, I liked that it felt wholesome but still had an edge. Reminded me of the 80s kids movies that din't shy away from having violence and putting the characters in danger.

I found it a bit jarring that Billy as a kid behaved less childish than his transformed counterpart, I think Zachary Levi overdid it a bit, but still a decent comedic performance. It was a bit odd that while Mary is the second most popular of the Marvels, she barely did anything after transforming. Hell, she actually was more useful before the transformation.

Another thing, the movie actually made me feel bad about the villain. What happened to Sivana was awful, and the Wizard was a massive asshole.

And yeah, Darla is an angel and her smile should be protected at all costs.
Eddie Murphy - Thu, 17 Jun 2021 22:45:33 EST gXNqzVau No.419693 Reply
Anyone here watch Wayne? I guess it's not exactly superhero shit but it's close enough and some writer from Deadpool is involved. It's like Kick-Ass but less lame.
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Commander John J Adams - Fri, 18 Jun 2021 10:37:12 EST hjNYwXeV No.419698 Reply
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Those were really good points about the movie. I also didn't expect to empathize with Dr. Sivana. Definitely needs more Mary.
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Edmund Pevensie - Tue, 22 Jun 2021 21:32:12 EST hjNYwXeV No.419750 Reply
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Can a nigga dream it will be done correctly?
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Rory Pond - Tue, 22 Jun 2021 22:30:56 EST 7VuehaRW No.419751 Reply
Can every superhero please fucking die and can cape shit fucking die and can the people who enjoy it die?
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Eric Northman - Wed, 23 Jun 2021 01:48:36 EST qoWtdQsX No.419754 Reply
There was this question going around how much did they like it and the move on rate, and it was speculated to be a phonoman from the industry. But much like theme parks that's where the fun is made/at.
Léon - Thu, 24 Jun 2021 01:27:28 EST hjNYwXeV No.419773 Reply
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I think I agree with you at the end.
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Kaylee Frye - Thu, 24 Jun 2021 17:46:25 EST ng3IElKS No.419780 Reply
>Inb4 Dc does a multiverse before marvel does
Spidey 3 and Doc Strange 2 will be released way before The Flash, plus Spiderverse already did a multiverse.

On the other hand, DC's TV shows did already set up a multiverse of their own.
G'Quan - Mon, 28 Jun 2021 23:36:54 EST pu3U9BlY No.419843 Reply
Batman: The Long Halloween Part 1 is out. Really enjoyed it. DC animated films are fairly consistently better than both DC and Marvel live action films IMO.
Rowan Atkinson - Thu, 01 Jul 2021 00:22:22 EST hjNYwXeV No.419844 Reply
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Nice. Totally forgot there was a new one coming out. I started watching HBO's animated Spawn. I don't think I've ever seen more than the first 3 episodes.
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Benjamin Sisko - Thu, 01 Jul 2021 21:24:00 EST ZFlLcX5m No.419846 Reply
I don't know, the Batman ones have been pretty shit of late. They fucked up Batman Hush so bad. How faithful is Long Halloween?
Bill Murray - Sat, 03 Jul 2021 23:26:49 EST MkDK5Xsr No.419890 Reply
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>Rick & Morty s5e3
Adulit Swim only put the 1st ep on streaming? And it looks like that is gone now?
Col. Wilma Deering - Sat, 03 Jul 2021 23:37:44 EST l69MmpmH No.419891 Reply
I think they have some sort of weird agreement with cable companies or something. Contracts are hard.
Lord Voldemort - Sun, 04 Jul 2021 00:02:41 EST xMWkIrmK No.419892 Reply
Hulu and HBO max cock blocked people watching it on adultswim.com, still shows up a week later I guess.
Martha Jones - Sun, 04 Jul 2021 15:32:15 EST 8BDzYXcp No.419906 Reply
Hulu and hbo don't have season 5. Sony is selling per episode and amazon lets you buy the season to watch as it's releasd. It probably is because of cable company contracts.
Abby Maitland - Mon, 12 Jul 2021 12:20:44 EST Fu28gluY No.419996 Reply
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I watched Tom Jane Punisher and guy from Rome punisher. I feel like tom janes was 8/10 and warzone was 7/10. With tom janes punisher the movie didn't have to have punisher in the name, it was a amazing mob revenge movie in its own merits. Warzone tried to do a true punisher comic movie thats softened down; that and the terrible cgi blood dropped it a point from the first. Warzone had way better action scenes, and fronk looked closer to the true comic version in this one, TJ's hair was too light brown.
Gary Oldman - Tue, 13 Jul 2021 06:22:43 EST Fx3luEph No.420009 Reply
Something that I disliked about War Zone is that they just throw around names from the comics and put them in unrelated characters.
Persephone - Tue, 13 Jul 2021 11:49:01 EST Fu28gluY No.420018 Reply
The jigsaw origin scene was pretty cool. Tubs of chemicals are for pussies like joker try a blender
Sam Raimi - Thu, 15 Jul 2021 19:33:43 EST Fu28gluY No.420033 Reply
I remember watching that so many times as a kid, hoping it would happen.
David Boreanez - Mon, 26 Jul 2021 05:47:04 EST zg5NeKJO No.420151 Reply
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I didn't expect so much red ink.
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Joel Coen - Thu, 29 Jul 2021 12:36:10 EST j4F+CjmV No.420188 Reply
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I wish they had hired Emma Stone for the role of Poison Ivy.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 09 Aug 2021 18:50:32 EST UQAINkuU No.420214 Reply
The Suicide Squad was a pretty fun film and Big Movie John delivered as Peacemaker. When King Shark ripped that one soldier apart, I was like "Fatality!" He'd be a good guest character in the next Mortal Kombat.
Moaning Myrtle - Wed, 11 Aug 2021 23:49:34 EST 4rAEPxfi No.420237 Reply
Not a fan of the animation or the rushed story for What If...
I understand it needs to be rushed but its bad
Also live action voice actors are often shit animated voice actors. And you can tell in this.
Joyce Summers - Fri, 13 Aug 2021 23:07:21 EST 8phtMp34 No.420257 Reply
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>live action voice actors are often shit animated voice actors.
Hollywood actors in general make for bad voice actors cos many don't know how to act with just their voices. Considering it's an alternate universe "What If", there was no need to use the same actors as the MCU movies.
Then again Hollywood has always made a big need about famous but washed-out actors. Recent example is proudly announcing that Slyvester Stallone was the voice of King Shark side-character in SUICIDE SQUAD (2021).
Sarah Connor - Wed, 18 Aug 2021 16:10:25 EST Zh/um5l4 No.420283 Reply
Marvel really shot themselves in the foot because theres almost nothing they can do to make me want to watch any more of their Avenger movies
Brigadier Lethbridge Stewart - Fri, 20 Aug 2021 05:04:04 EST 3s9tR6ev No.420295 Reply
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...but I liked Stallone as King Shark. :(
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Wed, 01 Sep 2021 00:24:06 EST DOr4l0tL No.420388 Reply
No but I don't even know who'd be a good replacement for Randy Savage as Bonesaw. Braun Strowman?
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Fri, 03 Sep 2021 09:40:51 EST VuSL2Lze No.420402 Reply
I got caught up on What If...? and while it's a cool alternate universe type show, the scenarios feel very small-time and not much of a variation on what actually happened. And I do agree that the voice acting isn't as good but voice acting for animation and acting in live action are different beasts. I got a feeling that Marvel is gonna try and milk the shit out of Captain Carter somehow. T'Challa as Starlord was pretty interesting and nice to hear Chadwick Boseman give one final performance on this show. But man that Dr. Strange episode was really depressing but probably the best episode so far.

Would be cool to see him appear in Into the Spider-Verse 2.
Jane Fonda - Fri, 03 Sep 2021 19:48:34 EST cad5LPo+ No.420407 Reply
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Is SHANG-CHI any good? I'm not chinese.
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C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Fri, 03 Sep 2021 23:44:52 EST DOr4l0tL No.420413 Reply
92% on RT so far though imma wait till it hits Disney+. You don't have to be Chinese to see it like you don't have to be black to see Black Panther. I'll definitely see it especially for Tony Leung finally making his long-awaited Hollywood debut because he's one of Hong Kong's finest actors and I know people on here know what I'm saying. Not to mention veteran actors like Ben Kingsley and Michelle Yeoh in there too so there's potential there.

I also expect Awkwafina to do what she does in that sidekick comic relief to the main character, which she does well in films like in Crazy Rich Asians, Raya and the Last Dragon, and Ocean's 8 though it does risk her being typecast into these sorts of roles. As for Simu Lee, I haven't watched Kim's Convenience but he's certainly got the look and charisma to become one of Hollywood's biggest Asian actors.
H. P. Lovecraft - Sat, 11 Sep 2021 19:03:39 EST E5p0/xCR No.420467 Reply
I know this is a joke answer, but having seen it (it was ok) I couldn,t help but think that for anyone whose watched more than like 4 wuxia movies there's not a whole lot to be impressed with. Wonder how this movie's going to do in China
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Sat, 02 Oct 2021 22:57:54 EST DOr4l0tL No.420622 Reply
I finally saw Shang-Chi today. It was a lot better than Black Widow and it's probably now in my top ten MCU films. The fight choreography was awesome and scenes like fighting on the bus and on the side of the building were like something you'd see out of Jackie Chan/Jet Li type martial arts films so I marked out for that. The storytelling was pretty straight forward and typical Chinese mysticism fare but I liked seeing Wenwu's transformation trying to leave his criminal life behind only to be brought back in because of his wife's death. Tony Leung is such an incredible actor and for this film to finally be his Hollywood debut certainly hit the mark. I also thought Simu Liu has a good screen presence and chemistry with Awkwafina.
Leeta - Mon, 11 Oct 2021 04:09:20 EST bafh2t9a No.420693 Reply
This TV series may be summed up as
> Daddy issues 30 %
> Treasure hunt 35 %
> Psychodrama about code of conduct for Superheroes 30 %
> Superhero action 5 %
Jack Deth - Mon, 11 Oct 2021 18:54:26 EST z4EEZiTS No.420695 Reply
> +100 % woke agenda
> race change
> Unlikable ugly black girlfriend with a bitchy attitude
> forced faggot character as a friend figure
> Unhealthy relationship between the straight characters

I'm just curious what will become with the future tenage/adult generation growing on this bullshit.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Wed, 13 Oct 2021 17:20:42 EST DOr4l0tL No.420705 Reply
Watched the season finale of What If? I like the concept of the show but I feel like Marvel could do better with some of the scenarios it came up with for this season. The season finale felt like an alternate version of Endgame condensed in 30 minutes.
Spike Jones - Sun, 17 Oct 2021 18:46:11 EST j4F+CjmV No.420733 Reply
I'm not a racist but why did they blackwashed catwoman?
While I do really find Zoe Kravitz hot, but that role doesn't even fit her.
Ace Ventura - Sun, 17 Oct 2021 19:38:14 EST aqEYWQgW No.420735 Reply
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Dwayne Johnson aka 'The Rock' will finally make his long-awaited superhero debut in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU) Black Adam.

Gulp.. look hideous. Must have had enough playing footsie with the other franchises.
Gwen Cooper - Sun, 17 Oct 2021 22:00:13 EST tZU0Kxfw No.420737 Reply
>Eartha Kitt Catwoman
>Year One Catwoman
>Halle Berry Catwoman

Nigga you dumb.
Gwen Cooper - Sun, 17 Oct 2021 22:12:01 EST tZU0Kxfw No.420738 Reply
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Also anyone also bitching about Black Gordon too: die mad about it bitch.
Alec Hopkins - Mon, 18 Oct 2021 06:27:58 EST Sq9UULcn No.420739 Reply
I mean did you even checked the scores of that Halle Berry movie?
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 18 Oct 2021 12:02:24 EST DOr4l0tL No.420744 Reply
It's just the vibe I'm getting from it like DC wants to try what worked with Joker but now apply the same template to Batman. Plus It's also not part of the DCEU either.
Gwen Cooper - Mon, 18 Oct 2021 15:59:40 EST tZU0Kxfw No.420747 Reply
The fewer films tied to the DCEU dumpster fire the better.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Thu, 25 Nov 2021 16:50:36 EST BnJc1z6s No.421031 Reply
First two episodes of Hawkeye are out. Hope it’s better than The Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
Rickety Cricket - Fri, 26 Nov 2021 03:14:02 EST uasvJfTT No.421052 Reply
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How is Hawkeye a SUPER-hero? He has no super-human powers!
Rick Deckard - Sat, 27 Nov 2021 15:30:35 EST Pot8wED/ No.421072 Reply

No, he does not, yet continues to do what he does, and perhaps that in itself is pretty super.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 29 Nov 2021 01:40:51 EST DOr4l0tL No.421079 Reply
Iron Man don't have it either. Comics love using rich white guys exerting their wealth and privilege
Jay Sherman - Mon, 29 Nov 2021 02:43:34 EST Wvyazdch No.421080 Reply
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I argue that impossible engineering is super-power ie. making a power armor from a magnetic and scrap iron
Malin Åkerman - Tue, 30 Nov 2021 04:57:06 EST EA8Unl/j No.421090 Reply
And the people of color and people with non traditional orientation always being in the middle of attention....
Like for real DC and Marvel are fighting over to turn their all straight comic book characters into gay.
Jon Stewart - Sat, 18 Dec 2021 05:47:08 EST E5p0/xCR No.421176 Reply
Honestly yeah. Haven't seen eternals and didn't care for Shang-chi or Black Widow but can say with 0 hesitation that Spider-man is dope. Probably one of my favourite MCU movies now, and I was so fucking oversaturated on spidey before this (still kind of am tbh)
Jon Stewart - Sat, 18 Dec 2021 05:49:04 EST E5p0/xCR No.421177 Reply
I said probably, but upon further reflexion, it probably is my favorite now
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Thu, 13 Jan 2022 15:56:47 EST NJdldPOO No.421408 Reply
First three episodes of Peacemaker are out. Big Movie John about to become Big Television John.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Fri, 21 Jan 2022 11:45:40 EST VFxduu0H No.421480 Reply
The actor? Nhut Le. As for the character, well he's certainly different from the comic version but I respect his choice of chips.

These first four episodes/first half of the season was really good and Cena being able to utilize his comedic chops he developed in WWE are being put to good use here.
Donald Draper - Thu, 03 Feb 2022 19:52:46 EST yk5K7YSb No.421527 Reply
>see GotG 1
>its firefly/space pirates of the galaxy
Guess who slept, it was not Whedon MCU but his influence shows
Chan-wook Park - Sat, 05 Mar 2022 15:44:04 EST 68anXGFE No.421677 Reply
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That new The Batman movie looks set to top box office sales. I can't get over how they rehash the basic comic stuff and people larp it up? Try and catch a new gen into it and we have constant comic movies making molla.
Michael Keaton is reprising the role as Batman in HBO max's movie Batgirl this year. Batgirl was bad back in the original movies, could be as an awful idea as Catwoman. But hay new gen only takes <15 years so they can keep piling the crap up, right?

Emo Robert Pattinson
Newman - Sun, 06 Mar 2022 22:58:39 EST fixgOcJS No.421682 Reply
Why are you so personally triggered by someone not liking your superhero movies?
Krillian - Mon, 07 Mar 2022 09:31:42 EST hCTVE/3D No.421687 Reply
>Emo Robert Pattinson
And that's a problem because....? Batman is pretty damn emo.
Sean Bean - Mon, 07 Mar 2022 10:08:16 EST /R/vuN14 No.421688 Reply
uumm, i mean in other batman films, batman was still kind of a bitch. I mean, after years his parents where killed he still was hung over it. Like, dude, you had enough to time grief, let it go.
Samsara Siddhartha - Mon, 07 Mar 2022 10:40:30 EST nuLRpR0w No.421691 Reply
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As much as I love to say that people will be deconstructing this stuff for years, the neuralnet of the Fandom have already begun to deconstruct most aspects of this film. I'm still vibing on it 12 hours later. Mmmmmm, PTSD vibes. Haters gonna hate, in-fact, this hate parade is brought to you by Hater-ade. This delivered on levels of neurodivergence I didn't even know I wanted. ALL GLORY TO THE VOYEUR BAT!
Ignignokt - Mon, 07 Mar 2022 19:51:20 EST eRuaD2u2 No.421694 Reply
The Batman is surprisingly dark. And I mean that in a strictly visual sense.

How did they spend on $100 million on this? And who OKed it? And I mean that as a compliment. Hats off for making a big budget mainstream movie that will be absolutely unwatchable on afternoon basic cable.

The politics of it were wishy washy, but what do you expect. It was nice to see Batman actually saving people, but I guess that's what heroes do when they're not written by cooks. Dano's big scene was great. Penguin felt like he belonged in a different movie and which again I mean as a compliment.
Sean Young - Mon, 07 Mar 2022 22:25:53 EST roAStUmY No.421699 Reply
Not to mention people said the same shit about Heath Ledger's makeup, and Batman canonically wears eye shadow.

Haven't seen it yet, but it sounds like a dark serial killer detective thriller like Seven + Batman and that is pretty much my dream adaptation.
William Hartnell - Tue, 08 Mar 2022 10:38:14 EST Fi8xpXMk No.421700 Reply
>Seven + Batman and that is pretty much my dream adaptation.
Same brother. I can't wait to download it in a few weeks. I'd much rather watch it in the comfort of my own house with that runtime.
Samsara Siddhartha - Wed, 09 Mar 2022 07:22:45 EST nuLRpR0w No.421710 Reply
They even take a swipe at the incel online anon sheeple types. This movie fires on all cylinders...
Tim Burton - Wed, 16 Mar 2022 00:26:17 EST iL69dBZv No.421759 Reply
> swipe
you’re imagining this.

Art reflects the times, the modern issues, and in case you forgot D. Roof who HBO has a documentary mentioning regarding everything you jabbed at. Specifically a documentary involving Q which focuses heavily on chan culture and 4chins images and website screencaps were featured, as well as interviews from known chan users.

You’re on a chan site right now. Kinda weird framing the film as taking a swipe when they’re just reflecting the modern super villains who have weaponized the internet as a whole. Congratz, you’re here supporting that monster as we speak lol

good movie tbh i liked the Riddler having online supporters teaching him the ways was cool but even Jim Carrey as the Riddler played a sort of internet computer nerd gone mad. Not really new or out of character for them to do. Just a more futuristic and modern take on the character.
Slab Squatthrust - Sat, 23 Apr 2022 20:55:53 EST 9N4zkSQq No.421942 Reply
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Got HBOMax to mainly watch THE BATMAN
Now to find a 3 hour window to watch it in...
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 09 May 2022 09:03:48 EST VFxduu0H No.422025 Reply
Finished Moon Knight, which I appreciated the darker tone and Oscar Isaac did a pretty good job playing two different personalities and three by the mid-credits scene in the finale. The only thing I wished they had done more of was highlighting his abilities more and the whole "Steven blacks out when Marc takes over and it cuts to after he kills everyone" was kind of a lame way to show their split. I feel like some of the Egyptian mythology missed its mark and went over people's heads with trying to follow the plot though I felt it was pretty straightforward.[/%] I thought episode 5 was probably the best one and it was a deep dive into Marc's backstory and why he created Steven. Episode 6 at least felt like typical MCU fare but it was cool.

I also went to see Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness on Saturday. Sam Raimi's directing was sorely missed and was a lot more violent than I thought it would be but it was fun especially zombie Doctor Strange. I did mark out for Professor X's return and Reed Richards, which at least gives us hope that they'll introduce X-Men and Fantastic Four into the MCU sooner than later. I can imagine people hating on this film because of its darker tone reminiscent of Batman Returns but it was enjoyable.
Blast Thickneck - Fri, 13 May 2022 08:33:55 EST Gjlk7IUF No.422045 Reply
Chiggy you fool. The blackouts didnt involve Steven or Marc. Think. Think.

Steven doesn't kill. Marc tries not to kill. But who doesn't care about killing? Jake has been in the show since the start. Germany was a massacre, remember?
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Mon, 23 May 2022 13:39:21 EST VFxduu0H No.422065 Reply
I wasn't really talking about who the blackouts involved, but yeah I guess it's more Jake than it is Marc and Steven, as much as I didn't really like the decision to just cut out what happened and be like omg he blacked out and this shit happened so they wouldn't have to pay more money to do more action scenes.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Wed, 08 Jun 2022 08:49:43 EST NJdldPOO No.422138 Reply
Ms. Marvel premiered today. I'm a sucker for coming of age stuff and the creator Bisha K. Ali was inspired by John Hughes' films, Scott Pilgrim vs The World, and Booksmart so it could be good. Disney+ really churning out a lot of Marvel shows for this Phase.
genophyte - Wed, 08 Jun 2022 18:04:27 EST ph+dgxJ6 No.422141 Reply
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it was actually pretty good.

personally i didnt go into it with any expectation , but its got its own style.
we'll see though cause outside of loki and moon knight the disney marvel shows wavered hard toward the end
Taylor Lautner - Wed, 08 Jun 2022 22:49:42 EST XzIHRLuw No.422143 Reply
I don't want to watch The Boys (even though I will) cause they could just inject everybody with superpowers so whats the point in following what they get upto, who cares.
Hans Moleman - Thu, 09 Jun 2022 00:53:07 EST h9DcWygM No.422144 Reply
In the books literally all of The Boys were already on Compound V.
C-Higgy !lfsExjBfzE - Sat, 11 Jun 2022 17:07:39 EST DOr4l0tL No.422155 Reply
Just watched it but yeah it was good for what it was and its style of using comic illustrations to show Kamala's fantasies are a nice touch. Guess we'll see how Kamala's story plays on this show in to The Marvels as Monica Rambeau's did on WandaVision.
genophyte - Tue, 14 Jun 2022 18:56:17 EST ph+dgxJ6 No.422179 Reply
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as long as they dont bring back the skrull plotline into this show , i dont think ill be disappointed .

on a whim i watched the first episode of runaways season one again , and in comparison to ms marvel it really didnt age well at all.

its a shame we wont get new warriors cause that would have been decent if they kept close to source

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