7 Comic Book Characters Who Deserve To Have R-Rated Films

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R-Rated Comic Book Characters
Hollywood has a very interesting and tumultuous history with self-censorship. It took until the late 1960s for a rating system to be established. With the establishment of the MPAA rating system it brought freedom, but there has been a bit of self-control with big studio films. The R-rating was dismissed because of fear of losing money. Superheroes have historically been seen as entertainment for children, so it was often relegated to being PG-13. Fears of the R-rating have recently been diminished with recent box office superhero hits such as Kick-Ass, Deadpool, and this year’s hugely successful, Logan. With this openness to R-rated films studios might want to consider allowing other comic book characters to get the same treatment, and there are several who deserve it

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Christian Michael Stoic

Christian Michael Stoic

Christian Michael Stoic is a writer, filmmaker, and comic lover from Los Angeles, CA. Heroic Hollywood is his introduction into the world of Journalism which...

  • Nick

    Moon Knight is much better served as a Netflix series.

  • Bruce Norris

    Said this years ago, Continuity comics had a good idea with “ARMOR”.

    THINK: “THE RAID”, “SPARTICUS” and alien abduction all mixed together.