There’s a reason no one who’s ever heard the acronym “MCU” was fooled by Nick Fury’s fake death scene (and Pulp Fiction tombstone!) in Captain America Strikes Back.

5 Ways The Rules Of Reality Ruin Superhero Movies

#5. Certain Genres Simply Don’t Mix With Superhero Films (Because of Death)
Superhero films are their own sub-genre, like sports, romance, or fantasy. Now, with most other films, mixing genres has become almost the norm — we see horror comedies and sports romances and fantasy sports action comedies all the time. The problem with superhero movies is that they all adhere to a very specific set of hard and fast rules that we’ve all come to expect. For example:
- The hero never dies (because we want sequels).
- There has to be a villain (because we want conflict).
- There has to be over-the-top action (because everyone is superhuman).
It becomes really difficult to inject elements of other genres when you have to stick to that road map in order to be successful. You can’t have high levels of tension or drama in a film that has already announced its next two sequels.

Read More


Women’s Appreciation Week. Day Two: Favorite Female Drive Show/FilmSister Act

See, people like going to theaters, and they like going to casinos, but they don’t like coming to church. Why? Because it’s a drag. But we could change all that, see? We could pack this joint.

Head over to Gofobo to score FREE movie tickets to an advanced screening of “Home! It looks like such a cute animated movie :) This is available in select USA cities. If it is available in your area, claim your tickets now because they do run out quickly! You can watch the trailer and see more details of the movie here. This movie includes voices the of Jennifer Lopez, Jim Parsons, Rihanna, Steve Martin, and more. Enjoy!

For more:   Deals   ♥   Freebies   ♥   Sweepstakes   ♥

i need more blogs to follow please reblog this if you post at least one of the following

  • lotr/the hobbit
  • harry potter
  • doctor who
  • potc
  • movies in general

so that I can check out your blog and follow you