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    Rickster

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    What can save the DCEU?

    Post  Rickster on November 19th 2017, 7:45 pm

    So Justice League projected weekend box office is a disappointing $96 Million (Thor Ragnarok opened with $121 Million Wonder Woman opened with $103 Mill.) So the DCEU is in trouble and I'm curious on what your guys thoughts how to repair this universe?

    I think WB is too controlling and should let DC do it's own thing (Which from my understanding that's how Disney is with Marvel most of the time)
    I also think Cinematic universe work when it evolves slowly like how Marvel and DC's Arrowverse came to be.
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    Re: What can save the DCEU?

    Post  Paeter on November 20th 2017, 11:24 am

    I'm biased here, but I think whatever they do, they need to keep a tone distinct from Marvel. I think superhero flicks in general will avoid audience burnout if we keep variety in tone among them.
    As I mentioned elsewhere, I think Wonder Woman could be a good template going forward for balancing weight with humor, even though a few of us would prefer they keep things dark and heavy.


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    Re: What can save the DCEU?

    Post  jorowi on November 20th 2017, 2:29 pm

    The problem is Zack Snyder. He's either the writer, director, or producer for all the films. In some cases, he's 2 out of 3.


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    Re: What can save the DCEU?

    Post  AdamCollings on November 21st 2017, 12:48 am

    What Paeter said. lol

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