Tag: Batman vs. Superman

Review: Batman v Superman: Deplorable v Vile

When I go to the theater, I want to like what I see. I want to be engaged. I want the film to accomplish whatever it sets out to accomplish. If it’s a comedy, I […]

Zack Snyder, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice & The Slippery Slope Of Trust

Slight Batman v Superman Spoilers Below When Batman Vs. Superman was announced at San Diego Comic-Con in 2013, NPR’s Stephen Thompson joked, “Wow, they’re combining the grim, self-important joylessness of Dark Knight Rises with the grim, self-important […]

Wonder Woman Should/Should Not Wear Pants – A Costume Evolution Infographic

When I look at HalloweenCostumes’ “The Evolution of Wonder Woman” infographic, the first thing I notice is that it took dang near 70 years for Wonder Woman’s classic comic book costume to add pants. Granted, […]

Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice Is Probably Being Set Up to Fail

We rarely know how much Hollywood studio movies actually cost to make.  Film financing is incredibly complicated, and the official production budgets we see on sites like BoxOfficeMojo never include the additional costs devoted to […]

12 Things About the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Trailer – Awesome or Unintentionally Hilarious?

After watching the new Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Comic-Con trailer yesterday, I hopped over to BirthMoviesDeath to get their take on it, amused to see the following headline: “No Laughs Survived The BATMAN […]

The Inside Story on 5 Batman Movies Which Almost Got Made Before Batman Begins

Ten years ago today, Batman Begins came out, and the world collectively decided, “Eh, maybe I’ll see it if someone I know and trust tells me it’s really good.” After all, at that point, it […]

About That One Time Joss Whedon Almost Made a Batman Movie

Pepsi vs. Coke. Mac vs. PC. Nike vs. Adidas. Marvel vs. DC. These are a few of the great corporate fights of our time, with each combatant’s multi-million dollar advertising campaigns striving to convince us […]

Man of Steel Color Correction: “Superman Should Fly In Blue Skies, Not Grey Ones”

Is it too late to re-shoot all of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice with a completely new director? Is it too late to get rid of Zack Snyder? Yeah, sorry. That ship has sailed. […]

Zack Snyder & That Dang Superman Statue in the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Teaser

Why is there a Superman statue in the new Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice teaser?  More than anything else, that’s what I keep coming back to. Not the fact that the Batwing appears to […]

Why Is Wonder Woman So Difficult to Adapt to Film and TV?

After Michelle MacLaren (Breaking Bad, Game of Thrones) and Warner Bros. recently cited “creative differences” to explain why the Gal Gadot Wonder Woman movie due out June 23rd 2017 no longer had a director, The […]