“Superman is in good hands”: Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 Getting 98% Rotten Tomatoes Rating Has Fans Convinced James Gunn’s Superman: Legacy Will Be a Hit

"Superman is in good hands": Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 Getting 98% Rotten Tomatoes Rating Has Fans Convinced James Gunn's Superman: Legacy Will Be a Hit
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New superhero media, such as films and television series, are constantly added to the vast canon of such stories. It’s no secret that comic book readers always look for new Superman movie adaptations. Fans have been waiting for the upcoming film Superman: Legacy, directed by James Gunn, to come out for years.

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Following the success of Gunn’s most recent film, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3, audiences have faith that Superman will be in capable hands.

James Gunn’s Guardians of the Galaxy Has Won Fans’ Hearts

Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3

Many critics praised Gunn’s efforts to wrap up the Guardians’ journey, and as a result, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 has a 98% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. The film’s striking visuals and fascinating characters have also won plaudits. This has given fans hope that James Gunn can make a great Superman movie that does justice to the character.

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Superman has been featured prominently in pop culture for decades, making him one of the most recognizable superheroes ever. Over the years, the character has been reimagined and adapted numerous times to varying degrees of success. James Gunn’s Superman: Legacy may be exactly what fans of the character have been waiting for a fresh take on the Man of Steel.

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Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord
Chris Pratt as Peter Quill/Star-Lord

Gunn has established himself as a leading filmmaker in the genre of superhero films. His Guardians of the Galaxy films’ visuals, characters, and humor have all been praised. Gunn’s film has the right amount of everything audiences want from a Superman film: action, comedy, and heart.

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Fans are hopeful that with Gunn at the helm, he will be able to breathe new life into the character of Superman, who is often criticized for being too serious and lacking in personality.

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A Win For The Superhero Genre

Fans largely anticipate Superman: Legacy because of Gunn’s proven ability to assemble strong casts. Gunn has proven he can manage the large and varied characters in the Guardians of the Galaxy films without sacrificing cohesion or audience enjoyment.

James Gunn
James Gunn

Fans hope Gunn can replicate his success with Sin City in Superman: Legacy, which will include many of Superman’s most recognizable allies and foes. This is partly because of Gunn’s risk-taking track record.

The superhero genre is notoriously formulaic and cliche, but Gunn has proven he isn’t afraid to shake things up. Superhero movie fans are crossing their fingers that James Gunn’s Superman: Legacy will be an innovative take on the character.

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Fans are excited to see what Gunn will do with the Superman universe, given his track record of making compelling and entertaining superhero films, balancing ensemble casts, and taking risks. The early excitement for Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 3 suggests that Superman will be in competent hands.

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