Now that Zack Snyder has been hired to reboot Superman for the big screen, we've got some homework for him—because this is far from the first time a superhero has been reimagined. There are plenty of lessons to be learned from these seven successful superhero reboots.
We're thrilled that Joker was brought back to life by editor Whitney Ellsworth in his very first appearance. And we cheered Superman, Green Lantern, Green Arrow, Luthor, Bucky, Reed Richards, Captain Marvel and Captain America when they all returned from the dead But what about the mistakes? The horrible retcons and the undoing of GREAT farewell issues?