10 of the best alternative superhero movies
Straight from the brain of Evil Dead and Spider-Man director Sam Raimi, Darkman is a hideously deformed and pretty mental scientist (Liam Neeson) who’s out to get revenge on the evil fellows who put him in that state. Raimi wanted to direct a film based on the adventures of 1930s pulp hero The Shadow, but couldn’t get the rights. So he made his own superhero, and got a cult following in the process. Again.