Tag: Zack Snyder

Box Office: Just How Thoroughly Did Thor: Ragnarok Kick Justice League’s Ass?

Justice League. Box Office. Go: What It Was Projected to Make: $110m domestic, $325m worldwide What It Actually Made: $96m domestic, $281m worldwide How Bad Is That?: That $110m projection was already seen as a […]

Film Review: Justice League Doesn’t Earn Its Hero Shot

A superhero team-up movie like Justice League is all about memorable character interactions and inevitable hero shots. Loki and Ultron, for example, don’t ultimately matter in their respective turns as Avengers villains. The same goes […]

Brief Reminder: Justice League Employed 1,700 People, None of Whom Set Out to Make a Bad Movie

Almost all comic book movies these days come with at least one post-credits scene. Justice League is no different. In fact, it has two. There’s a funny one as well as a remarkably important one […]

5 Takeaways from the Justice League Set Reports

Uproxx, io9 and various other publications visited Justice League‘s London set last week, and here are 5 key takeaways I took from reading their reports: 1. They Might As Well Call It Justice League: I’m […]

The DC Cinematic Universe After Batman v Superman: A Run-Down of All the Shake-Ups

Hey, have you lost track of all the behind the scenes changes at Warner Bros. in the wake of Batman v Superman‘s, um, let’s say disappointing returns? Well, here’s a quick rundown: It all started […]

WB’s DC Cinematic Universe: Are Things About to Get Very Messy Behind the Scenes?

There has been a disturbance in the DC Cinematic Universe. Have you felt it? Seth Grahame-Smith is no longer directing the Ezra Miller Flash movie, reportedly due to the old familiar chestnut known as “creative […]

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 […]

How Far Will Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Fall This Weekend?

A rough translation of Warner Bros.’ Current Marketing for Batman v Superman: Bad reviews? Bring it on! We’re the home of bad superhero movies, and you can’t stop us! [Maniacal laugh] People will keep on […]

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 […]

Glen Weldon’s Words of Wisdom About Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice: It’s Okay That It’s Not For Me

“I write about book and comic books for the NPR website,” is a familiar sentence to fans of the Pop Culture Happy Hour podcast. It’s how regular show panelist Glen Weldon always describes what he […]