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Ryan Reynolds on putting blood, sweat and 10 years of his life into 'Deadpool'

Ryan Reynolds on putting blood, sweat and 10 years of his life into 'Deadpool'

In most cases, the decision for a studio to greenlight a superhero movie is the closest thing to a slam-dunk the movie business has to offer.

Then there is "Deadpool."

Ever since the foul-mouthed, fourth-wall-breaking "Merc With a Mouth" was introduced to the comics world in 1991, fans have been itching for the anarchic antihero to get his own big-screen vehicle. But for more than a decade, the project languished in development limbo, as 20th Century Fox hesitated over making an offbeat, very R-rated superhero movie that would mock the entire idea of superhero movies. Finally, on...

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