Superman: Red Son

Superhero movies are in an interesting place right now, omnipresent and almost their own distinct genre in their own right like action movies or horror movies. What’s interesting is that movies like LoganDeadpool, and Wonder Woman are now experimenting with the genre, testing it, seeing how far filmmakers can go with the rules and conventions before audiences rebel, and so far these experiments seem largely a success. But consider this: if someone made a Superman movie with a very different Superman, would the people still come out to watch it?  (more…)