The Problem With DC Action Scenes

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  • Goku ultra instinct
    Goku ultra instinct 3 hours ago

    MARVEL: makes a better movies
    "DC": makes a better animation

  • KbagnellArtwork
    KbagnellArtwork 7 hours ago

    Bill Burr has a great rant about C.A. kicking that guy off the boat ..I don't watch these movies so now I see what he meant

  • D F
    D F 20 hours ago +1

    They just need to get back to their realistic roots. The thing I liked the most about the Nolan Batman series is that it's almost realistic. That's why I'm excited about the new Joker movie. It's more realistic.

  • Reece Gunningham
    Reece Gunningham 20 hours ago

    I kinda liked that scene where his strength comes back as he's getting punched and it becomes steel hitting steel

  • E Mu
    E Mu Day ago

    Next video should analyze Shazam

  • A Spiteful Rose
    A Spiteful Rose 2 days ago +1

    6:36 to 7:01
    "Consecutive normal punches."

  • Gonzalo Aroles
    Gonzalo Aroles 2 days ago +2

    Was looking for bias in Google, first link was this video.

  • the infamous one
    the infamous one 2 days ago

    Nerdwriter1 i can literally destroy your video without even trying. you used scenes from parts that aren't even pauses between fight scenes like superman talking to batman abut his bat-signal if the light goes on dont show up the bat is dead that scene is not during a pause in the middle of a action scene , its not even a action scene sups just stops in fron of bats car causing bats to hit sups then they talk the the scene ends . dcs set peaces could be better. dcs fight scenes are great there fast paced and make sense i mean there super hero's for fuck sakes. the last part were bats is punching sups makes sense too i mean thats when superman is starting to regain his powers so bats punches stop hurting. i dont think you read a single dc comic book growing up i think your bull shiting to make your self look unbiased but thats exactly what you are biased towards the mcu . i think your just a mcu fan boy that hates the dceu because your biased

  • Unite々 Noscope
    Unite々 Noscope 2 days ago

    Dark knight and dark knight were the last good movies

  • Unite々 Noscope
    Unite々 Noscope 2 days ago

    Dc is just good in making speedsters imo

  • Christian Aviles
    Christian Aviles 2 days ago

    Please continue to do great videos. I highly enjoy them. I learned a lot from them. Great job!!

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  • Mike Opshinsky
    Mike Opshinsky 4 days ago

    jesus that batman superman fight is so bad

  • crois ant
    crois ant 4 days ago +1

    Yeah! Dc really does suck... he he

  • Elias Metsing
    Elias Metsing 4 days ago +3

    so superman has never kicked anyone

  • JuusoH
    JuusoH 4 days ago

    I do like the dc fight scenes but still I 100% agree with the use of powers.

  • Tallada Sushmitha
    Tallada Sushmitha 5 days ago

    why the f** is Batman punching so many times at the same point to superman? is it that way in the movie..?sry guys but I didn't watch BVS. so kindly tell me.

  • longlivingdude
    longlivingdude 5 days ago

    Sorry bro, but action scenes are not a problem in DC films.

  • Ryan
    Ryan 6 days ago

    maybe you should express your opinion more respectful

  • Shwkw 15
    Shwkw 15 6 days ago


  • Subramaniam Iyer
    Subramaniam Iyer 7 days ago +1

    A bad team is O! Thank God Superman is finally here. We wanted you so bad.
    A good team is more like Iron Man + Thor + Captain America + Dr. Strange +... Cpt. Marvel is like, I was busy saving other planets.
    People want to watch David win against Goliath.

  • Ardeşîr Xanî
    Ardeşîr Xanî 7 days ago

    Yes DCEU has lot of problems but i ignore them i wanna see DC heroes and villains in Marvel quality movies...

  • Purple Haze
    Purple Haze 7 days ago

    Superman is a hopeless cause, too exaggerated even for a super hero.

  • Purple Haze
    Purple Haze 7 days ago +1

    I'm 52 yrs old...used to read comics a lot, the problem with DC Comics is....wait for it...Yes, DC Comics. Everything from characters to their powers is soooo ludicrous with Superman being capable of bench pressing a few thousand times the weight of the Earth for about 48 hrs non stop to a completely normal man like Batman being able to defeat the guy who can bench press 1000 Earths to so much more it is so far fetched it becomes very,very hard to suspend reality....PS and the proof is why the Dark Knight Trilogy worked so well, because it is so much more grounded in reality and believable.

  • Ashok G. J.
    Ashok G. J. 7 days ago

    Totally agree... lack of physics kills it all.

  • Cobra
    Cobra 7 days ago

    Computer Generated Imagery.

  • Brandon Key
    Brandon Key 7 days ago

    Really appreciated this video

  • Didier Drogba
    Didier Drogba 7 days ago

    Actually action scenes in Man of steel were brilliant and... that was all from DCFU

  • Sapiens Strength
    Sapiens Strength 7 days ago +5

    For me Christopher Nolan movies are the modern standard . Just like how Steven Spielberg use to be . They create worlds that feel and look epic.

  • Maximus Linnerud
    Maximus Linnerud 7 days ago +1

    ”Problem with DC fight scenes”
    Mcu fight scenes are way worse

  • Chuan Tuck Loh
    Chuan Tuck Loh 7 days ago

    The closing is damn funny. Lots of brawn.

  • Marcelo Bertoni
    Marcelo Bertoni 7 days ago

    Why haven't you mention Batman's warehouse scene?

  • Elijah Daniel
    Elijah Daniel 8 days ago +19

    Im just gonna say,

    Christian bale is amazing

  • Stalin s
    Stalin s 8 days ago

    Dc action scenes are so bad. Just the other day I saw shazam. God the fights were terrible. Just black Adam beating on Shazam. And a whole lot of choking and tug of war. And these dc films aren’t better. They just plain suck.

  • kEya
    kEya 8 days ago +1

    the guy making this video is a Disney cocksuckerrr

  • noel reji jacob
    noel reji jacob 8 days ago

    wbt suicide was basically a marvel movie!!

  • Chuck Buskee
    Chuck Buskee 8 days ago +1

    I disagree tremendously, I think that the set pieces and action scenes are done much better in the DC movies. Marvel has some entertaining fights when all the superhero movies are teaming up or fighting each other, but a lot of the action is just generic karate with some of the lightest hits I’ve seen, sometimes it looks like they’re dancing. For me DC’s action feels like an actual big superhero fight, 2 foes fucking charging at each other with everything they got and with their own specific fight styles. You said that DC is bad at using a variety of the superheroes moves? Have you seen the warehouse scene from Batman vs Superman? You also claim that the physics of the DC fight scenes make everything seem lighter and less hard hitting? Well I’d like to argue that it does the exact opposite. Seeing Superman fly like a torpedo at general Zod and whack the shit out of him looked awesome and powerful as shit. DC’s action feels like actual superhero action while the Marvel movies action is pretty much people in costumes doing karate. And I’m not saying marvel haven’t been creative with their battles, I think the team up fights in the avengers movies and such are done very well. But when it’s cut down to the gist of it they’re pretty bland.

  • Slimy Boy
    Slimy Boy 8 days ago +2

    It’s true. They feel like power ranger fights.

  • Todd Garver
    Todd Garver 8 days ago +2

    Aquaman had amazing fight scenes. Let's move in a more positive direction people. Optimism is good :)

  • dragonniz
    dragonniz 9 days ago +4

    Brilliant. Love your work Nerdwriter1! Everything is well thought out, your narration is calm and calculated, and ultimately your points come across very clearly.

  • Jared T-F
    Jared T-F 9 days ago

    What's the point of the flash if superman and wonder woman are fast aswell

    • Chuck Buskee
      Chuck Buskee 8 days ago

      The flash is much faster, he can reverse time.

  • William Schou Nilsson

    DC biggest villian is Rotten tomatoes🍅

  • Francisco Grijalva
    Francisco Grijalva 9 days ago

    5:53 That stupid damn look on her face... So one-dimensional. She's horrible. Hollywood could've done way better than her for Wonder Woman.

  • Kickazzmikey pain
    Kickazzmikey pain 9 days ago

    Just change the actor to Batman and make more movies

  • Gustavo Silva
    Gustavo Silva 9 days ago

    There's no cgi on that scene.

  • CuriousShawon
    CuriousShawon 9 days ago

    I love DC...but DC movies these days sucks

  • SlyBatDood
    SlyBatDood 9 days ago

    The problem with marvel is that they sometimes try too hard to be funny and the fact that ur comparing the pauses to DC films is dumb, considering the scenes you had were from serious moments lmfao. Idk if anyone else notices, but marvel also has a lot more problems with overusing CGI in their films, while DC only had the shit show of Justice League

    WATCHOUT! 10 days ago +1

    shut the fuck up. stop making videos bitch. fuck off. dceu is amazing. we love zack.

  • kogucik112111
    kogucik112111 11 days ago

    2:58 holy shit

  • zargug
    zargug 11 days ago

    If dc want to introduce darkseid they need 10 years

  • ElioH
    ElioH 11 days ago

    Pauses in the MCU, or the only time while watching a movie were I wanted to tell to the characters "now you shut up and you fight or you just don't tell jokes or light things, you're all making this fight (airport civil war especially) look like a children's fight"

  • King
    King 11 days ago

    Another video explaining how inferior the DCEU is to the MCU

  • Vaibhav Dangwal
    Vaibhav Dangwal 11 days ago

    He hit it where it hurts

  • helloh! bro
    helloh! bro 11 days ago

    Ending was a dobe

  • Andrés Rojas
    Andrés Rojas 12 days ago +1

    I hate Mavel's funny lines. They are all dying and someone tells a joke. I know it's a way to reduce tension, but it gets annoying. DC's Justice League has a big problem: Superman powers. They did a good job on Justice League making it appeared at the end to solve everything in seconds. Because, let's face it he doesn't need a team.

  • im19ice3
    im19ice3 12 days ago

    okay thanks for the video really cool now i know i want to watch aquaman yay

  • Yagi Wiraya
    Yagi Wiraya 12 days ago +1

    couldn't agree more.....just love wonder woman...

    CUTTHROAT * 12 days ago

    Creativity in using powers....

  • Xin Quiote
    Xin Quiote 13 days ago +5

    That ending is so good.

  • Xin Quiote
    Xin Quiote 13 days ago

    2:56 I'm gonna cri.

  • Black Hole
    Black Hole 13 days ago

    I don't agree at all.
    Especially the point you made about how fight scenes are better when characters deliver funny one liners to each other.
    Did you even watch BvS?? The plot of that movie was a train wreck but all of its fight scenes were amongst the best!
    The batman warehouse fight scene was the best I've seen in a superhero movie. Any particular reason you didn't talk about that in this video?
    The batman vs superman fight scene was the most intense fight scene. Especially with that music and dialogue.
    Also the doomsday vs trilogy was pretty good imo.
    Of of 22 mcu movies, The only memorable mcu fights to me was the Titan fight scene from IW and civil war.

  • Joseph Boyle
    Joseph Boyle 13 days ago

    Marvels action scenes are just as shit ever since after spiderman 2 if we're being honest.

  • Sifiso Mpila
    Sifiso Mpila 13 days ago

    You mean zack snyder

  • ginsengjin
    ginsengjin 14 days ago

    The reason DC movies are different is because DC is grittier and have a darker theme than Marvel where it's all happy go lucky during an apocalyptic event. It's kind of hard to make Batman with all one liner jokes. They made Aquaman in a similar fashion to Marvel movies and while it wasn't the best movie, it captured the same tone. It just comes all down to directors making a shitty movie or not.

  • Krystobee !
    Krystobee ! 15 days ago +14

    LMAO as soon as he says "Iron man" at 2:56 the screen says "he's dead"

  • T
    T 16 days ago

    Dc comics are still better

  • Long Hai
    Long Hai 16 days ago

    Almost scenes you have in this clip is Josstice league, and you says Dceu movies have problem with actions scenes
    Ok I'm fine

  • Marcel LAZZER
    Marcel LAZZER 16 days ago

    the "Punching End"!!!

  • phantom krome
    phantom krome 17 days ago

    Here is what I feel,DC movies aren't bad the,they are unique wheras marvel movies have the same basic concept ,every movie feels pretty much the same.Yes,I agree DC's dialogue is pretty bullshit(till justice league)but each movie has a different concept.The latest DCEU movies-Aquaman and Shazam! were really good but it didn't receive a lot of positive response because of the mindset of the people..
    BvS wasn't bad it didn't meet up with the expectations of people
    A person who doesn't watch superhero movies and one who wasn't well aware about them,rated DC movies to be more interesting than Marvel but said marvel movies were fun to watch..

  • Juan José Namnún Tavárez

    Winter soldier must be thr worst movie ever.

  • manish kumar
    manish kumar 17 days ago

    The reason for Marvel to Excel :

  • Alan Pacheco
    Alan Pacheco 18 days ago


  • Sayyida Ikrima
    Sayyida Ikrima 18 days ago

    It's funny because the ad before this vid start is endgame trailer. 🤭

  • Jayvishwa Hiwase
    Jayvishwa Hiwase 19 days ago +3

    just saying, Batman feels like a Superhero made by combining Black Widow and Hawkeye !!!
    with some extra techy stuff for ppl's amusement !!!

    • Jayvishwa Hiwase
      Jayvishwa Hiwase 7 days ago

      +ッKensel how ??? can you please explain, cause I don't feel any difference, and what I said, perfectly describs that Black Suite Clown

    • ッKensel
      ッKensel 9 days ago

      Wtf not even close
      Batman is much of a good character than that two

  • Miguel Santoyo
    Miguel Santoyo 19 days ago

    This is actually kinda dumb, one liners in serious fights are stupid it’s a fight this isn’t a comedic movie, marvel does hand to hand combat fights better but dceu does fights with stronger beings like Superman and wonder women way better they actually feel and look like gods from their fights he’ll even aqua man in his fights moves around is shown to be stronger in a lot of cases then someone like Thor who moves like an average human being besides when he flies with his hammer

  • rahul nair
    rahul nair 20 days ago

    My personal opinion: generally action in DC has been bad. It is stylized and visually good at times, but generally lacked heart. As correctly pointed out it is not creative with the characters. This has been worsened with Overuse of CGI. The quips during fights have been terrible for DC especially in Justice League. But really , look at the best action scene... THE WAREHOUSE BATMAN FIGHT SCENE... ONE OF THE BEST SCENES EVER. Creative use of the set and props, raw power from the bat, intense action, GREAT BACKGROUND MUSIC , .... DC needs more of this... too bad we don't have Batfleck after justice league horror

  • the professor
    the professor 21 day ago

    I'm a DC fan. They make such awesome animated movies and shows but when it comes to live action, I don't know what happens to them.

  • Rigz Movie Diaries
    Rigz Movie Diaries 21 day ago

    Dude the editing put into this video is insane

  • fart nuts 52 meme
    fart nuts 52 meme 22 days ago

    I think certain superhero movies are childish

  • JAYMIN baraiya
    JAYMIN baraiya 24 days ago +1

    Watch Avengers Endgame movie.
    How superheroes movie is made.

  • 1968lr
    1968lr 24 days ago

    Dc comic character fan. Marvel movie fan

  • Erik Schwartz
    Erik Schwartz 24 days ago +1

    The civil war airport fight might be the most offensive piece of comic media I've ever seen. Sloppy editing, horrible cgi, and the blandest setting ever conceived.

  • ztheasian
    ztheasian 24 days ago +1

    I just wanna mention the BvS scene where batman breaks into that wearhouse to save Martha Kent, it was frickin awesome

  • Rza Bot
    Rza Bot 28 days ago

    zack snyder was never a good director lol
    he became famous for 300, which he pretty much copied every scene from the graphic novel, and people thought, WOW what a great director he is.

  • Stuey Griffith
    Stuey Griffith Month ago +2

    do you REALLY get college credit for these self-absorbed rants on movies?

    FULL SAIL UNIVERSITY grades on a curve, doesn't it?

  • A Precious Basket Case

    I like marvel because it's a lot more lighthearted

  • Isak Rydh
    Isak Rydh Month ago

    whats the scene at 0:26 where he falls out of the window? what movie?

  • sardonik
    sardonik Month ago +1

    5:52 You forgot "Kal-El, nO"

  • jonahbeans
    jonahbeans Month ago +81

    I am a huge fan of the mcu but the dark night trilogy is amazing

    • Vie
      Vie Hour ago

      After endgame? Not anymore.

    • Kevin Byrnes
      Kevin Byrnes Day ago

      Dark Knight Trilogy and Netflix's Daredevil are both amazing

    • My wifes son
      My wifes son 4 days ago

      They need to go that route when it comes to hero movies not this cgi shit. It doesnt work for them

    • Ahaan Shetty
      Ahaan Shetty 11 days ago +1

      Alice Lidell are u high the dark knight is the best trilogy ever and it doesn’t even have a movie called the dark knight returns

    • Black Hole
      Black Hole 13 days ago +8

      Dark Knight trilogy isn't DCEU so it doesn't matter.
      Nolan didn't test the dark knight trilogy as a just superhero movies. He took a much different approach.

  • Lance Jajieh
    Lance Jajieh Month ago +1

    This guy could not have compared marvel and DC any better

  • TheSkepticSkwerl
    TheSkepticSkwerl Month ago +5

    I just don't notice this level of detail in movies. Weird

  • Zenchi-no Kame
    Zenchi-no Kame Month ago

    3:45 Injustice Superman's Ultimate

  • Mistah Mario
    Mistah Mario Month ago

    Batman’s punch’s are so goddamn slow

  • Nope Nope
    Nope Nope Month ago

    I think the in fight comments will make Shazam good

  • gohanson27
    gohanson27 Month ago +3

    Wait somebody thinks DC has a problem with their action scenes vs Marvel??? LMAO hahahahahahahahahahahaha. This is literally the first time I ever heard something like this. I thought EVERYONE was in agreement that the MCU has bad villains and meh action scenes? The Russo's films has the best action scenes any other Marvel film is not even in discussion when it comes to action scenes. Here are a few articles I thought everyone read and agreed with. Here is just a few. - They ranked the Top action scenes but only listed 15 out of 21 films.

  • Keegan
    Keegan Month ago +1

    What a great outro

  • Suha
    Suha Month ago

    When people’s lives are in danger you’re not supposed to be making jokes. So your point is Batman needs to take improv comedy lessons so he can joke while the world is ending? DC heros’ have no life in their secret identity, their secret identity is like their fake identity. Their superhero self is their real self. I’d rather not see a DC version of a marvel movie. Marvel movies are comedy movies with superhero elements to it, not saying they are bad movies but that’s just what it is. Every superhero movie doesn’t need to become like this. And Superman is not supposed to be a genius. He is an idiot, most of the time, he usually is a big softie who thinks he can reason with people and/or fight it out. Even if he one day develops telekinesis he’s probably going to go for fists first anyway.

    • Anung Un Rama
      Anung Un Rama 26 days ago

      I don't understand how his point could fly over your head so far. Read the top comment by jp3813. He explains it far better than i could.

  • Kimberly Bartholomew
    Kimberly Bartholomew Month ago +1

    Um... anyone seen Shazam! yet? I’m a hardcore marvel fan, but I have to say that was a good movie, and probably one of the most genuine reactions by a character to getting superpowers I’ve seen. It was quippy and still a little cliched, but DC might be figuring it out.

    • Radio Star_92
      Radio Star_92 27 days ago +2

      Ikr!! Shazam was so good, but a lot of people don't want to admit it that dc can redeem themselves :/ Of course, it wasn't perfect, but it's a good start!

  • Faith
    Faith Month ago

    That ending - 10 out of 10.

  • Ariel Spierer
    Ariel Spierer Month ago

    Why did you say MARTHA!?