Surely we’re not seeing the evolution of the superhero movie, are we?
About the film
When the gritty cinematic versions of Batman came along, they were popular for several reasons – among them: they were different.
Now, already this year, we have had two more different takes on the traditional heroic tales.
And there might be another variant loaded up this summer.
Earlier this year came Captain America: The Winter Soldier (Movie Man No. 1,082, a 7). Aside from a guy with a groovy shield, the film was actually a throwback to 1970’s-ish espionage pictures.