Comic books and movies, both visual mediums, seem like a natural fit, but it took Hollywood a long time to fully embrace its Spandex-clad cousins. With 'Thor,' 'X-Men: First Class' and now 'Green Lantern' currently in theaters simultaneously -- and with 'Captain America''s release just around the corner -- it's official: Comic books have taken over the movies.

To investigate this trend, Moviefone visited downtown Manhattan's Forbidden Planet, a comics Mecca in the Big Apple, to find out which side fans are taking -- Marvel or DC -- as their brewing battle gets closer and closer to the big showdown next summer, when Marvel's 'The Avengers' goes head-to-head with DC's 'The Dark Knight Rises.' Along the way, we'll ask such mind-benders as who's the better villain, Magneto or the Joker? And could Batman really take down Wolverine?

All these and more, in this Moviefone video exclusive.

Who Has Made the Better Movies... So Far?
DC570 (26.7%)
Marvel1565 (73.3%)


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