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Huge: Dwayne Johnson Comments On Dceu Remaking Itself With 'Tonal Shifts'

12 January 2017 8:27 AM, PST | | See recent LRM Online news »

If you're a lifelong DC nerd like me, then these comments from Dwayne Johnson are heaven-on-earth...

One of the recurring critiques coming from folks put off by the first three films in the DC Extended Universe is that they've worked too hard to- as producer Deborah Snyder put it- "deconstruct" their heroes. They've tried to be subversive, morally complex, and generally "dark." Inspired by the success Christopher Nolan found when he rebooted the Batman franchise and turned it into a high-minded, grown-up allegory for the tricky times we all live in post-9/11, Zack Snyder was hired to steer the entire DC ship in a similar direction.

There were a few problems with that, though.

For starters, Snyder is no Nolan. Period. And the bigger problem was: Not every DC character is Batman.

So when his Man of Steel and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice gave us an angst-ridden Superman, »

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