Fantastic Four

Fantastic Four

Imagine you’re on a trivia gameshow.  If you get one more question right, that million dollars will be yours, and you can pay off your mortgage, buy that brand-new Camaro you’ve always dreamed of, and even get a house by the L.A. coast just for kicks.  The final question: who was Marvel’s first superhero team?

If you said “The Avengers,” you’d be wrong.  There’s a superhero team that predates the Marvel heavy-hitters by two years, and is often credited with ushering in Marvel’s triumphant era of the ‘60s, when it seemed they could do no wrong.  This team is the Fantastic Four.  Obviously, it seemed like a great idea to adapt the team for film.

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