Welcome to another edition of our recurring feature here at Film Goblin, NERD FIGHT!

Jump Right To The Poll

How it works is really simple:  A movie-related central supposition or motion is proposed, and then everyone everywhere can go full geek and debate that motion.

The only rules are:

  1. Stay on topic.
  2. No personal attacks / don’t be a dick!
  3. Have fun.

The Motion

This Nerd Fight topic was proposed by a number of contributors over the course of a few weeks. Got an idea for Nerd Fight?  See below for how to submit.

The specific supposition is this:

The quality bar is set high for the marvel cinematic universe.  However even they have had a few misfires.


From The Incredible Hulk to Avengers: age of ultron TO thor 2: the dark world.  they haven’t all been exceptional.

but one stands out above all as not being very good.  Sequel fatigue, a weak villain, some nonsensical action and a twist designed to annoy fans combine to push this to the bottom of the pile:

Iron Man 3

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Now we’ve done it!  Vote below and then come fight us, nerd!

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Got a movie-related topic that you want to see debated on Film Goblin? You have? Excellent! Put it into the form of a statement or motion and email it to nob@filmgoblin.com with “Debate Suggestion” in the subject line. We’ll be picking from suggestions for our regular debate topics.