There’s been plenty of talk where the DC Expanded Universe in concerned, especially when we’ll actually see ‘Man of Steel 2′ come to fruition.
Warner Bros. and DC may be struggling to secure positive reviews for their movies (notably recent release ‘Suicide Squad’), but it hasn’t deterred them from starting work on a ‘Man of Steel’ sequel. 2013 saw Henry Cavill don the red and blue suit for the first time but any news on a follow-up has been pretty quiet until now. Instead, the focus was on ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’, which was a long and gruelling process alongside new Batman Ben Affleck.
In the comics, it’s normally the villains who play tricks on the heroes, but Henry Cavill decided to flip the script at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend, by playing a joke on Will Smith. The 33-year-old Brit, who plays Superman in the DC Comics movie universe, took to the show floor wearing a ‘V For Vendetta’ mask to prank Will Smith, who plays the villainous Deadshot in ‘Suicide Squad’, and the moment was captured on camera. - Marvel v DC: Who Won Comic-Con?
While Ben Affleck’s performance as Batman in ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice’ was praised as one of the few positive aspects of the blockbuster, like with ‘Man Of Steel’ Henry Cavill’s Superman has been getting some rough treatment. In fact, Reddit’s coolerthanabagofice has taken to the website to reveal that Krypton’s most famous son only had a grand total of 43 lines of dialogue in ‘Batman V Superman’, which goes some way to explaining why fans have been unable to resonate with Cavill’s incarnation of the character.
‘Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice’ has kickstarted DC’s cinematic universe into top gear, plotting out their next five years of superhero movies. It’s hard to remember a time, however, when Batman and Superman movies struggled to get made. ...
Anyone who’s seen ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ will be fully aware of the twists and turns along the way, but how did they make some of those things happen?
Because he looks like us, people sometimes forget that Superman is an alien from another planet. In other words, him arriving on Earth is no different to a Martian or the Predator or Howard the Duck. - How Much Of The Indiana Jones Films Are Based On Fact?
Just to help you out, from left to right, the picture includes Jason Momoa (Aquaman), Ben Affleck (Batman), Gal Gadot (Wonder Woman) Zack Snyder (Director), Henry Cavill (Superman), Ezra Miller (The Flash), Deborah Snyder (Producer), and Ray Fisher (Cyborg). Each of these actors appear in ’Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice’, two in eponymous roles, Gal Gadot in supporting part, while the other three have cameos, and at the same time Zack Snyder and Deborah Snyder are directed and produced it, respectively.
The first reviews are in for ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’, ahead of the film’s worldwide release later this week and the critics haven’t exactly been kind to Warner Bros and Zack Snyder’s epic.
Henry Cavill has admitted that he’s not just acting ‘for the art’… in a taboo-breaking moment, he admitted that he actually rather enjoys the money too. The 32-year-old British actor, who was born in Jersey, and has clearly struck gold playing the new Superman for Warner Bros explained his motivation in a refreshingly honest interview with Man of the World magazine.
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The final Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer has arrived and it gives us more of an inkling of why Batman is v-ing Superman, while also showing us Lex Luthor oozing evil and revealing more of Wonder Woman’s devastating power. From there, we get more some background on why exactly Bruce Wayne is concerned about Superman (Henry Cavill).
The hype surrounding Zack Snyder’s ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ has been pretty huge for most of 2015, and along with the buzz analysts have predicted it’ll have a record-breaking opening weekend.
There’s not long to wait until Zack Snyder’s ‘Batman v Superman: Daw of Justice’ bursts onto cinemas, so the latest TV spot has served to whet our appetites just a little bit more. “You will,” Batman follows up.
A lot of people are very, very excited about ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice’. Speaking to Cineplex, the English actor remarked, “The reception of my first Superman movie, from what I’ve read, was fairly mixed. Cavill added, “There’s no intentional move, I don’t think, in ‘Batman v Superman’ to address any issues that people had with ‘Man Of Steel’.
The last shot of the recent ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice’ trailer gave us our best look yet at DC’s Holy Trinity standing in tandem together ready for battle. To increase hype even further, Warner Bros. have now released three brand new character banners for ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice’ that give us an even closer look at the comic book icons. The naysayers that originally tried to insist Gal Gadot’s casting as the Amazonian goddess wouldn’t do the character justice have died down rapidly since she first appeared in the trailers for ‘Batman v Superman.’ And it’s clear to see why.
The DC superheroes are ready for their close-ups. Clearly unafraid of Star Wars’ mighty grip on the cultural conversation, on Wednesday, Warner Bros. and DC had the three main stars of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice post new posters featuring their characters to social media. There’s not a whole lot of new material here to take in or pick apart, but Ben Affleck did provide a closer look at Batman’s wicked new armor, which looks like Ironman’s Hulkbuster suit with even more impressive abs. #BatmanvSuperman pic.twitter.com/seVdBBMh7x— Ben Affleck (@BenAffleck) December 16, 2015 As for Superman, we already know what his costume looks like, but are still impressed by Henry Cavill’s jaw line and perfectly cleft chin.
The new trailer for ‘Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice’ has just unveiled a new fearsome supervillain to face off against the feuding heroes – Doomsday. Rumoured to be featured in Zack Snyder’s sequel since the first full-length trailer, the monstrous creature pulls out his answer to Superman’s heat vision, capable of levelling city blocks, requiring Gal Godot’s Amazonian warrior Wonder Woman to step in with her trusty shield. In the most revealing clip so far, we also get a feel for how Jesse Eisenberg will be playing his Lex Luthor – and it’s manic, bordering Joker-esque.
Writing for Games Rader, Millar made sure to admit that he both adores everyone who was involved in ‘Man Of Steel’ and recognises that the death of Michael Shannon’s General Zod does work within the context of the movie.
In fact the ‘Man Of Steel’ follow-up ‘Batman v Superman: Dawn Of Justice’ is only the second film in their burgeoning cannon. Snyder, who also directed ‘Man Of Steel’, admitted to 411Mania that while making ‘Batman v Superman’ one of his main focuses was setting up the future DC slate, especially ‘Justice League’. “We’re working toward ‘Justice League’, and I really want to create the – part of the thing I really want to create is the possibility of a world where they could exist together,” Snyder explained.
It’s the question that many a handsome actor is asked in interviews, but few ever admit to having suffered the embarrassment of becoming, ahem, aroused during a sex scene. - Happy Days cast: then and now - 10 MAJOR Plot Spoilers Hidden At The Start Of Famous Films - Why Weird Science Pin-Up Kelly LeBrock Left Hollywood Speaking to Men’s Health, he admitted: “It’s only happened to me once “A girl had to be on top of me, she had spectacular breasts and I hadn’t rearranged my stuff into a harmless position.
Brandon Routh Wins Best ‘Superman’ Sport Award It’s only natural to seek one Superman’s opinion about another’s. So that’s what we did at Comic-Con when we met Brandon Routh, who played Supes in Bryan Singer’s Superman Returns in 2006. Still, things got a tad awkward when we asked what he thought of Zack Snyder’s upcomingBatman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, starring Ben Affleck as the Caped Crusader and Henry Cavill as the Man of Steel. Routh strikes a pose in ‘Superman Returns’ (Photo: Warner Bros.)