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James Gunn Says ‘Daredevil’ Made Him Cry Twice, Calls It A “Huge Marvel Event”

James Gunn Says 'Daredevil' Made Him Cry Twice, Calls It A "Huge Marvel Event"

They’ve made their dominance known on the big screen, stretched their wings into television, and starting this past weekend, Marvel brought their brand name power to Netflix with “Daredevil.” And there has been an excited reception. Even our own Nikola Grozdanovic — who tends to lean arthouse most of the time — called it An Awesome Achievement And Marvel’s Most Graphic & Grounded Effort To Date. The show can now count one more fan.

Guardians Of The Galaxy” director James Gunn took to Facebook today and positively gushed about the series. “I love it,” he stated, adding that has a longtime fan of the comic he had his concerns. In fact, he says, “In the first few episodes, I cried twice” because “I realized this character I loved so much for so long had been brought to television with such spirit, love, and care.”

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So, it seems that whether you’re an arthouse lover or a serious comic fan, “Daredevil” is one to start streaming, and also does the superhero justice. Check out Gunn’s full post below.

I have loved the character of Daredevil since I was a little boy. Outside of Batman, Daredevil probably has more great…

Posted by James Gunn on Saturday, April 11, 2015

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