f-35 pilot in The Avengers. Marvel Studios screencap

The Disastrous Movie Career of America’s New Stealth Fighter

From Man of Steel to Die Hard, the F-35's appearances on the big screen have been an exercise in failure

Robert Beckhusen
Jun 20, 2013 · 8 min read
Warner Bros. screencap

Man of Steel (entire squadron destroyed by Zod)

20th Century Fox screencap

Live Free or Die Hard (destroyed by Bruce Willis)

Warner Bros. screencap

Green Lantern (crashed during testing)

Marvel Studios screencap

The Avengers (tried to bomb New York, crashed)

Paramount screencap

Top Gun 2 (would have been star, but movie was cancelled)

War Is Boring

From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics, exploring how and why we fight above, on and below an angry world

    Robert Beckhusen

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    Editor at War Is Boring. Email: firstnamelastname (at) gmail.

    War Is Boring

    From drones to AKs, high technology to low politics, exploring how and why we fight above, on and below an angry world