Far From Homely
Total Film|August 2019
Far From Homely

The Good Guys Are the Bad Guys in Super-show the Boys…

Matthew Leyland

What if superheroes existed in the real world? What if they were universally adored über-celebs? Who privately behaved like total dicks? Those are the questions at the dark heart of new Amazon series The Boys, a comic-book adap that sneakily satirises the likes of Justice League, with members including Aquaman-alike The Deep – an intriguingly murky role for Gossip Girl star Chace Crawford…

How would you pitch The Boys to people unfamiliar with the comics?


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August 2019