Directors that turned down comic book movies

For many of us, directing a comic book movie sounds like one of the coolest jobs on the planet. And, over the years, heaps of filmmakers have jumped at the chance to call the shots on big screen adaptations of those primary-coloured comic book panels.

However, on the other side of the coin, loads of moviemakers have snubbed such offers. Some do this because superheroes don’t appeal to them, while others have turned down one comic book movie only to accept a gig on a different one a little ways down the road. Scheduling conflicts and ‘creative differences’ are cited rather a lot, as well.

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Published at May 28, 2017

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