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A Depraved Delight: ‘Deadpool’ Upends the Superhero-Film Genre in Fantastic Fashion

After a false start with the character of Wade Wilson in 2009’s uneven yet unjustly maligned X-Men Origins: Wolverine, Ryan Reynolds gets another chance at superhero stardom—a decidedly unorthodox brand of superhero stardom, that is—with Deadpool, a twisted film from first-time director Tim Miller. The movie establishes its weirdness with scathing opening credits that poke […]