It had been long enough before returning to Christopher Nolan’s Batman movies. With the superhero craze ongoing, though entering either some kind of exhaustion, or hiatus, I find myself simultaneously elated and disappointed: elated because I am hoping it ends, and disappointed that it was not better.

Plenty of people adore their superhero movies, so I do not want to waste my time defending any sort of thesis that suggests that their love of some cultural artifact is somehow weaker than mine. But I DO think that it is fair to say that many superhero movies missed an opportunity to…

Colton Royle

Colton tries to picture a world in which nobody trusted their System 1 thinking. He is currently working on trying to be a better listener.

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