Salon:The superhero movie is at a strange crossroads. It generally either takes itself too seriously (“Man of Steel,” ”Batman v Superman”) or delights in not caring a bit (“Deadpool”). The choice, dear moviegoer, is yours. Do you prefer your costumed heroes to brood or to break bad?
Right now, good is out; self-proclaimed “edginess” is in; and a cape might get you turned away from the nightclub.