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Final yr, James Gunn was appointed as co-head of DC Studios. This has made numerous Snyder zealots very indignant, and has been broadly regarded amongst their ranks as a nasty transfer.
For the remainder of us comedian e book film followers, nevertheless, a sweeter deal couldn’t have been struck; with regards to capes, Gunn merely doesn’t miss, and we wrestle to think about a inventive thoughts extra suited to pen the rebooted DC Universe.
And with Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 flying excessive with audiences, the brand new DC boss has given the world but one more reason to not wager towards him, and whereas haters are – because the phrase suggests – gonna hate, a wholesome slew of oldsters over at r/DC_Cinematic stay adamant that the numbers don’t lie, and have pointed to Gunn’s spotless comedian e book film observe document as proof that DC followers have little or no to fret about.
Certainly, having masterminded the Guardians of the Galaxy trilogy and its vacation particular, The Suicide Squad, and Peacemaker, Gunn has confirmed time and time once more that he is aware of find out how to deal with comedian e book worlds in a approach that’s not solely impossibly enjoyable, however nuanced and tonally versatile as effectively.
It’s his means to deal with particular person characters that make his helming of Superman: Legacy all of the extra thrilling; if we will have enjoyable rooting for a self-loathing nationalist like Peacemaker, we will solely think about how we’re going to really feel about Gunn’s tackle the comedian e book paragon of justice.
It could do most skeptics good to recollect why Gunn was employed within the first place; with regards to resumes, the Guardians boss is borderline untouchable, and we’re greater than able to eat no matter he finally ends up cooking.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 is now taking part in in theaters. Superman: Legacy is because of launch on July 11, 2025.