The cinema immediately saw the superheroes and already in the ‘40s was made films inspired by the now unknown Captain Marvel (a DC character, in spite of the name). But while the comics evolved and with them the characters that were the protagonists, the films on superheroes continued to capture only the primitive aspects of the genre, telling characters more two-dimensional sheets of paper from which they were born, with the sole purpose of entertaining the spectator in a light and carefree way. It was with the aforementioned earthquake of the ’80s that comics began to be taken seriously even by the cinema, thanks to the simultaneous birth of the idea of blockbuster’ superhero ‘with the’ futuristic wizards’ of Star Wars. Now that you can watch movies online on 123movies the options are clear for you now.
While on the comic book pages began the deconstruction of the superhero and masterpieces like Watchmen and Batman: The Dark Knight offered a very innovative and dark approach to the stories, the cinema had in fact started with the Superman of Donner a parallel path that was realized in a real first wave of superhero films (whether or not related to comics), which lasted until the first half of the 90s. To mark that era was the disruptive news of the two Batman by Tim Burton , but other important super heroic successes were Robocop , Ninja Turtles At the Rescue , Rocketeer , The Shadow Man, the sui generis case of The Mask and Il Coro . The explosion of the ‘bubble’ was however close. Continue reading “The New Options for Movie Viewing for You”