MARVEL’S JESSICA JONES

Jessica Jones: Virtue Drowned Out by Sex

Jessica Jones isn’t much like any superhero you’ve ever met.  Sure, she’s a heavy drinker like Iron Man, and throws grown men as though they were plush dolls like the Hulk.  But the thing that really sets her apart is that she’s got to be the biggest jerk of a protagonist that I’ve ever seen on screen.

She’s also arguably the most selfless hero Marvel has ever put on screen.

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Netflix and Marvel’s Four Series Deal: Daredevil, Luke Cage, Jessica Jones, and Iron Fist

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I said just a few weeks ago after watching the CW’s Arrow that television has a lot more potential as a medium for comic book characters than movies.  Apparently somebody was listening, because four Marvel characters, including Daredevil, are getting their own Netflix-exclusive shows.

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