Over the past decade, superhero movies have been increasing in popularity (and that's an understatement). Think about how many there are now: "Batman," "Spider-Man," "The Avengers," "Thor," etc. etc.

But there are a host of lesser-known heroes from Marvel and pre-reboot DC Comics who would also make some pretty good movies.

These superheroes are probably too obscure or too wacky to appeal to mainstream studios, but we can still dream, can't we?

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