Guy Gardener wrote:
Catwoman is still perfectly tainted.
You don't think Ann Hathaway dispelled the taint somewhat?
And it's not all-important that the character have a lot of name-recognition value, as long you make a good movie.
Blade and The Mask and Hellboy and Men in Black were all pretty obscure comic books. Didn't hurt the movies any.
So why not try the Huntress or the Valkyrie or Modesty Blaise or somebody, as long as you keep the budget under control?