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New pics of Ben Affleck as Batman from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice


Gotta be at the bat-gym in 20 bat-minutes, bat-brah
Apr 30
We caught a glimpse of a seething Ben Affleck as Batman in the trailer for Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, which was released earlier in the month. (Batman v. Superman is not to be confused with the landmark Supreme Cour... read
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New video posits what Man of Steel would look like without that dreary color palette


"Superman should fly in blue skies – not gray ones"
Apr 27
It's not overstating things to say that, as a movie, Man of Steel had a lot of problems. One of those was the fact that Zack Snyder's vision of Superman involved a dreary, washed-out color palette – plenty of fans were ... read
Comic Book Forehead Tats photo
Wanna know how I got these facial tattoos?
We all know what Jared Leto's version of The Joker will look like in Suicide Squad. It's a little overdone (by "a little" I mean "completely"), but it's all about the execution in the actual film and Leto's performance in the... read feature

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BvS

These Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice posters are badass


Apr 20
So what did you think of that first trailer? The majority seems to swing toward apathy, but I really dug it. It looks a bit weird, more sterile than anything, but I'm hoping that'll ease up during the year. If the film can ca... read
Actual BvS Trailer photo
Just kiss already
Thanks to the leak a few days ago, WB was forced to reveal their hand early before their big planned event in theaters. Everyone has opinions about this, and most of the Flixist staff here really didn't like its overtly dark... read feature

Not BvS Trailer photo
Watch it on your own if you must
Look, we know that Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice's trailer is a big deal, but releasing a teaser trailer for that trailer is absolutely ridiculous. Back when this trend first got off the ground we thought it was ridiculo... read feature

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Rumor: Batman v Superman trailer to play before Mad Max: Fury Road


As if you weren't already going
Apr 01
It's a big week for trailer news. Yesterday we heard that the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens would run before Avengers: Age of Ultron and now we hear word that Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice will get its first... read
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Lex Bluth-or

First look at Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice


Mar 25
He sure looks bald. The skinhead look isn't doing him any favors.  Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice apparently releases March next year. [via EW] read
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Aqauman

First look at Jason Momoa as Aquaman in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice


Well...
Feb 20
After getting our first look at Henry Cavill as Superman, Ben Affleck as Batman, and Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Zack Snyder has revealed Jason Momoa's Aquaman in the upcoming, Man of Steel follow up, Batman v Superman: Dawn o... read
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Batman v Superman trailer may be attached to Jupiter Ascending


You may actually go see Jupiter Ascending now
Jan 08
Look, we all know something is seriously wrong with Jupiter Ascending. The film was pushed back from a blockbuster holiday release to a dead zone release of February 6. Am I still excited for the film? Yes, it's an original i... read
DC Film Slate photo
Wonder Woman! Flash! ...Cyborg?
Hold on to your hats, boys and girls, DC has revealed their film slate through 2020. This is major! We're looking at a pretty major A-List line-up (and Suicide Squad, which is cool too!) following Batman v. Superman - Dawn of... read feature

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Update: Batman v Superman's Batmobile is half classic, half Nolan


No launching motorcycles out of this guy
Sep 11
Update: And we have an official view from Zack Snyder, which you can see in the gallery. Actually looks even more throwback than I originally thought.  One of my less-than-favorite things in the Nolan Batman films w... read
Superman bein' Superman photo
Superman bein' Superman

J.J. Abrams' Superman: Flyby would've been fantastic


...ly awful
Sep 01
Before J.J Abrams got a chance to direct your beloved childhood properties like Star Trek and Star Wars, he was just a guy Warner Bros drafted to work on a the canceled Superman project, Superman: Flyby back in 2002.  B... read
WB/DC photo
No jokes for the DC folks?
Folks, superhero movies are dumb. I don't care how many famous actors fill the roles, how many Oscars you think a performance should get, how many famous directors take on the stories, or how gritty each series is, superhero ... read feature

Superman bein' Superman photo
Superman bein' Superman

Trailer for The Death of Superman Lives documentary is kookoo bananas


Aug 20
Remember how bad everyone thought Man of Steel was? Could you imagine that film being about six times worse? The Death of Superman Lives: What Happened? is a Kickstarter funded documentary that explores a film that near... read
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WBDC RDS

Batman v. Superman changes release date, WB announces dates for 9 DC films


Aug 06
Following in their competitor Marvel's footsteps, Warner Bros initially set Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice's release to May 6th, 2016...the same day Marvel had chosen for a then undesignated film, which later turned out ... read
Wonder Woman photo
Wonder Woman

First look at Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman in Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice


You folks don't realize how long it takes to type out that title every time
Jul 28
After teasing for months with two pictures of Batman and a Superman with zero changes from Man of Steel, it's now Wonder Woman's time to shine. After Gal Gadot was cast as the Amazonian princess/goddess/badass in Batman v. Su... read
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First look at Henry Cavill as Superman in Superman vs. Batman


Also, first look at rain from Superman vs. Batman
Jul 03
Here it is. I think someone might have been waiting for this. Stunningly he looks almost exactly the same as he did in Man of Steel. I know, your mind is blown. I suppose confirmation of no change is good if you liked how he looked already.  Can we get a cleaner look at Batman now? read
Dear Warner Bros. photo
You already have a great DC universe in your hands...don't blow it.
(Spoiler alert ahead.) Dear Warner Brothers, You don't know who I am, but that's okay. I'm just another avid comic fan who is excited about the prospect of a cinematic universe that could possibly counter the Marvel Cinematic... read feature

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Press X to Jason

Jason Momoa is Batman v. Superman's Aquaman


Press X to Jason
Jun 16
Jason Momoa has been rumored for Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (that title is going to wear on me the more I have to type it) for quite some time now, but it seems he has finally been confirmed for a role no one guessed... read
A Whole Lot of DC photo
To be announced at San Diego Comic Con
Marvel has been having amazing success with its cinematic universe, and they show no signs of slowing down. But their two-films-per-year schedule is pretty solid, and any more superhero movies would really have the poten... read feature

Batman v Superman photo
Oh, and that official name
Man, if there was ever a movie title that teased a sequel before the first film came out it's this one. Not only do we now have an official title for Batman Vs. Superman in the form of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,... read feature

Ben Affleck as Batman photo
That is one muscley Batman
Update: AMC (who the hell knows why they have it) gives us a closer look at the Batsuit, showing off more of the fibery style than the Snyder pic.  It seems that things are heating up for Batman vs. Superman as... read feature

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Snyder League

Zack Snyder to direct Justice League movie


Well...duh.
Apr 28
While we've known about Snyder's involvement with Warner Bros' Justice League team up movie for awhile (since Man of Steel's initial release), it's finally been confirmed. You could say WB is putting all of their money on one... read
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Justice League

Cyborg also in Batman vs. Superman apparently


Superman vs. Everyone
Apr 25
The still without an official title (that we've been dubbing Batman vs. Superman for simplicity's sake) sequel to Man of Steel adds yet another character. Joining Henry Cavill as Superman, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, Ben Aff... read
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Hans Zimmer returns for Batman vs. Superman


What's the exact opposite of not effing surprised at all?
Apr 15
In news that should shock no one -- he scored Man of Steel, all three Nolan Bat films and probably enjoys getting payed money -- Hans Zimmer has confirmed that he'll be returning for Batman vs. Superman. The prolifi... read
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And you thought the sh*t hit the fan when Affleck was cast
Today is the day you can point to when the Internet blew up. We were close to it when they announced Ben Affleck as Batman in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman, but the surprise casting of Jessie Eisenberg as Lex Luthor is pro... read feature

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Man of Delay

Batman vs. Superman delayed until 2016


Most likely for the best
Jan 20
It looks like 2015 is going to get a bit more breathing room. Instead of releasing next year to many fans' distress since the film still doesn't have an official title and seemingly adds more and more Super Friends everyday, ... read
Batmeng vs. Supermeng? photo
Batmeng vs. Supermeng?

Jason Momoa in talks for Batman vs. Superman


Should just call it Justice League at this point.
Dec 11
Although he may have been unsuccessful in joining Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy, looks like Reboot Conan has worked his way to the other side of the comic book pond. Joining the recently announced Gal Gadot (as Wonder Woma... read
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Batman of Steel

WB registers terrible names for Batman vs. Superman


Man of Steel: Blacker the Berry Sweeter the Juice
Nov 22
While we here at Flixist have been using Batman vs. Superman as a shorthand way of referring to the Man of Steel followup starring Batman, it was never the official title. David Goyer has been simply considering calling it th... read
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FFS: Batman vs. Superman

Flix for Short: Tim Daly's Batman vs. Superman


Dark light.
Nov 15
Tim Daly was once the voice of Superman in Superman: The Animated Series (before getting replaced by George Newbern in Justice League) and was pretty damn great at it. Recently he's been blowing up YouTube with The Daly Show... read
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Everybody vs Superman

Batman vs. Superman is already casting for...Nightwing?


Superman vs Everyone, apparently
Nov 11
I remember sitting through Man of Steel and thinking, "This is close, so another movie could probably iron out these problems and give me a good Superman." Not once did I think, "You know what'd be great in this Superman movi... read
LEGO Movie Trailer photo
Every day my excitement builds brick by brick.
After the first teaser showed Ninja Turtles interacting with DC superheroes like only LEGO can, we've been all waiting for a better and more filling look of The LEGO Movie. It's got a style that's instantly grabbing, the voi... read feature

FFS: Superman 75 photo
FFS: Superman 75

Flix for Short: Superman's 75th Anniversary Short


Oct 16
Regardless of what you believe Superman's become in the last few years, Superman is an iconic character for numerous reasons. Above all, Superman's a character that stands for truth, justice, and moral way. To celebrate Supe... read
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At the Superman 75th Anniversary panel most of the discussion was on the legend of Superman and the comic book itself, but we got to check out two things from the upcoming Blu-ray/DVD release of Man of Steel, which lands on N... read feature

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Warner CEO confirms "tired and weary" Ben Affleck Batman


Mayor West not pleased that they passed him up for the role
Sep 13
So we have Ben Affleck playing Batman, and we have lots of opinions about Ben Affleck as Batman. But what sort of Batman will Ben Affleck be? According to Warner CEO Kevin Tsujihara, the Batman in the forthcoming Superman/Bat... read
Snyder Excuses photo
Big words don't actually make things smarter
The conclusion of Man of Steel was a bit off putting for many people as Superman is basically responsible for the deaths of thousands without blinking an eye until suddenly he cares for a random family in front of h... read feature

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Batman vs. Superman filming in Detroit in 2014


Aug 29
Things are rolling right along for Batman vs. Superman. We've got casting (and not casting), a screenplay by David S. Goyer and now shooting plans. The massive picture will be heading to Detroit to do some filming and also gi... read
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Watch Affleck, Cranston in fan-made Man of Steel 2 teaser


Aug 27
As you have probably heard, the internet basically blew itself up when it was revealed that Ben Affleck, most recently of Argo fame, has been cast to play Batman opposite Henry Cavill's Superman in Zach Snyder's 2015 sequel,... read
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Luthor Casting

Rumor: Bryan Cranston cast as Lex Luthor


A bit more popular than Affleck
Aug 27
Update: No, no he is not... yet. A few days after the Internet blew up with unwarranted hate towards the casting of Ben Affleck as Batman, now we have news that we're guessing is going to go down a whole lot smoothe... read






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