Who is hero enough for that job?
Next gallery »Exclusive: Oscar contender Jeff Bridges in new 'True Grit' images
« Previous gallery2011 Screen Actor's Guild Awards Nominees - From 'The Fighter' to 'Mad Men'
BEST KNOWN FOR: 'Cloverfield,' 'Let Me In'
PROS: He's great with actors, and he's a huge genre fan with an impressive degree of restraint in his approach. Effects don't seem to worry him at all...
CONS: … but even so, 'Iron Man 3' is going to be a big film, and Reeves hasn't done anything that size yet. Can Marvel afford to throw someone into the deep end of the pool on a film this important to the overall world they're building?