“This town needs an enema!” proclaims Jack Nicholson’s Joker in Tim Burton’s “Batman” (1989). Maybe the town he was referring to was Hollywood, because after that blockbuster the floodgates opened and superhero movies have ruled the screens ever since – “Thor: the Dark World” (opens Friday)
being only the latest example. Which are your favorites? Put your choices in the comments section or drop a line to me at firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for entries is Monday, November 4. We’ll be running the top five on November 10. [Shown is a trailer for “Thor: the Dark World”]
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