in 1963, Stan Lee and Jack Kirby probably didn’t have as much trouble
creating Earth’s Mightiest Heroes as Hollywood has had in bringing these
super duper dudes (and one dark and mysterious dudette) to the screen.
Let’s face it — we need summer movies. The money they take in is a positive sign of life in a movie business that’s been on the proverbial landslide for the last few years. While the 2011 lineup appears to be sequel and reboot heaven, there’s plenty more to make it an appealing grab-bag of options.