NEWSWORTHY

'Hero Mania': Japanese heroes are keeping it real

/ May 4, 2016

'Hero Mania': Japanese heroes are keeping it real

by Mark Schilling

Why don't Japanese audiences turn up in big numbers for Hollywood superhero movies? The rare success in Japan of the Spider-Man series suggests one answer: Japanese like superheroes just fine, as long as they're flawed humans as well as heroic fighters for justice. Another case ...