Are the portrayals of superheroes becoming too dark?
With new shows like The Gifted, The Umbrella Academy, and Titans you may be wondering, how dark are things going to get?
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The dark realistic feel seems to be a big draw these days. Families with real issues and young people with problems ‘adulting’ abound. The themes of family and survival through uniting are strong.
Like every good superhero show, these have also got your extraordinary abilities directly opposed by villains to match.
When it comes to blockbuster movies it’s more of the same. Leaving the question: Captain Marvel or Dark Phoenix? Yeah, yeah, I know. You’re going to see both just like us!
Comment below if you’ve got something to say about it. Are you down with the dysfunctional hero or is it your jam?