New Batman on old Laptop
Deryck Hodge is a free/open source software dev and a fan of comics, games, and media. One day he may actually be creative himself.
Oh, please, please let this be true. Avengers was so good. This film could be half as good and still be a great movie to see.
[…] superhero films offer a shared, faithless, modern mythology, through which these truths can be explored. In our increasingly secular society, with so many disparate gods and different faiths, superhero films present a unique canvas upon which our shared hopes, dreams and apocalyptic nightmares can be projected and played out.
(From a Guardian article about why superhero movies should not be scorned. Via Comic Book Resources.)