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David S. Goyer: Head of DC Comics Movies, Disrespectiful and Unimaginative and Sexist.

Posted by Matthew on May 22, 2014
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David S. Goyer

This is the reason we’re not getting any good DC movies any time soon.

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It’s Official: Superman vs. Batman Movie Title + Logo Revealed, Way Worse Than Expected

Posted by Matthew on May 21, 2014
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Superman + Batman

Unbelievably bad. Jebus H. Christmas.

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New Batmobile And Batsuit Revealed

Posted by Matthew on May 13, 2014
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Man of Steel Batmobile

Zack Snyder shows us the goods and they’re actually pretty good.

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Zack Snyder Teases The New Batmobile.

Posted by Matthew on May 12, 2014
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Superman + Batman

Zack Snyder tweets an image of a car under a tarp which looks a lot like it might be a Batmobile. So it’s probably a Batmobile. Remember when Man of Steel 2 was going to be a Superman movie?

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Ok Then: Superman vs. Batman Adds Cyborg To The Line-Up

Posted by Matthew on April 27, 2014
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Ray Fisher

The new working title for “Man of Steel 2” must be something like “Superman vs. Batman Featuring Wonder Woman, with Cyborg, and Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor”

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David S. Goyer on Adapting DC Properties for TV and Movies: We Have No Idea What We Are Doing

Posted by Matthew on April 09, 2014
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David S. Goyer

David S. Goyer, screenwriter of Man of Steel and the forthcoming Man of Steel 2 / Superman vs. Batman gave an interview to IGN and, well, his answers pretty much confirm what I already thought.

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It’s Officially Official: Justice League Movie is Happening Officially

Posted by Matthew on March 30, 2014
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Justice League

The CEO of Warner Brothers spoke to the New York Times and let slip that they are going to do the thing that we all knew they were going to do.

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Awesome: First Image of DC’s John Constantine Looks, Well, Like John Constantine

Posted by Matthew on March 14, 2014
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Constantine

And that’s a good thing.

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Awesome: Captain America 3 and Man of Steel 2 (AKA Superman vs. Batman) Are Coming Out On The Same Day And Nerds Of The World Will Have a Field Day Arguing Who Will Win The Box Office That Weekend For The Next Two Years

Posted by Matthew on March 14, 2014
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Captain America vs. Superman

We’ve known for a while that Marvel had a film scheduled for 6 May 2016, and we’ve known for a while that Man of Steel 2 was bumped back to that same date. Now it turns out that Captain America 3 is going head to head with Superman. And also Batman.

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Flash Costume + Gotham Series Synopsis and Logo: DC Is Much Better At TV Than Movies

Posted by Matthew on March 11, 2014
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The Flash

Marvel owns the box office but DC is much better at bringing their properties to realization on the small screen. Smallville went for 10 years, Arrow has a dedicated fanbase already, and this fall will premiere a new Flash TV show spun off from Arrow.

Similarly a new series called Gotham is being developed which will chronicle the early career of James Gordon as he rises through the ranks at Gotham PD. Let’s take a look.

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DC Animated Films To Be Set In One Universe Starting With ‘Justice League: War’

Posted by Matthew on February 03, 2014
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Justice League: War

Because that’s what you do now.

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Jesse Eisenbrg and Jeremy Irons Join Superman vs. Batman as Lex Luthor and Alfred and I’m Actually Pretty Cool With That

Posted by Matthew on January 31, 2014
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Jesse Eisenberg

Jeremy Irons

Yup, you read that right. Superman vs. Batman has cast two more key roles. Jesse Eisenberg joins as Superman’s arch nemesis Lex Luthor and Jeremy Irons as Bruce Wayne’s trusty butler Alfred.

My confidence in this movie has actually just gone up a bit.

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These Might Be The Titles for the Superman vs. Batman Movie

Posted by Matthew on November 21, 2013
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Superman + Batman

We’re all wondering what Man of Steel 2, otherwise knows as Superman vs. Batman on the web and Warner Brothers Cynically Adds Batman To Superman Movies here at Awesome Friday HQ, is actually going to be called. We can now add a whole much of fuel to the speculation fire as Warner Brothers has registered a boat load of terrible domains.

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Podcast Episode 53: The World’s End and Ben Affleck as Batman

Posted by Matthew on September 02, 2013
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Awesome Friday

Last week finally marked the release of The Worlds End, the third film in the Cornetto Trilogy and reuniting Writer/Director Edgar Wright with Writer/Actor Simon Pegg and their best friend Nick Frost. The film is one of our most anticipated films of the year so naturally we have a lot to say about it.

Then, as you might expect, we talk out the whole “Ben Affleck as Batman” thing.

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So… Ben Affleck is Batman!

Posted by Matthew on August 29, 2013
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Ben Affleck

Soooo the majority of the internet seems to have lost it’s mind over the thought of Ben Affleck being cast as Batman. “He’s too likable” people are saying. “He’s not gritty enough” people are saying. “He doesn’t look the part” people are saying. “He’s not a very good actor” people are saying. “He’s just wrong” people are saying.

You know what? You’re all wrong about all of these things and here’s why.

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