Directed by: Mark Steven Johnson
Starring: Ben Affleck, Jennifer Garner, Jon Favreau, Colin Farrell, Michael Clarke Duncan, Scott Terra, Ellen Pompeo, Joe Pantoliano
Synopsis: The Man Without Fear is brought to the big screen.
Marvel's Daredevil is faithfully recreated from the comic with story intact, but 30 years of comic history comes across awfully slowly in movie time. It felt like a precursor to a sequel which is disappointing because it should have made its own way.
Jennifer Garner's Elektra was a total letdown. The character is a mere shadow of her comicbook self. On the other hand, perhaps this movie will spin her off into her own movie which will have more leeway and latitude. We can only hope.Added 31 August 2003 at 6:26 PM
Some of the stunts and effects were alright and I laughed out loud more than once (where I was supposed to, even). But the dialogue was terrible and whoever cast Affleck in this role should be shot.Added 20 September 2003 at 3:14 AM