While I’m not a huge mainstream comic fan, I’m averagely familiar with Marvel’s and DC’s franchises. Really, living in America, it’s hard not to be at least somewhat familiar with them. They are fairly pervasive in the culture, and with the recent string of superhero movies, they are pretty well-known characters. That being said, those familiar with the current state of movies know one thing: Marvel is doing better. Not to say, of course, that Marvel always has masterpiece movies, but Marvel has had more successes in the past few years than DC. In fact, outside of a few Batman movies, such as The Dark Knight, most DC flicks are forgettable or laugh worthy.