Sci-Fi Fridays, Episode 55: ‘Captain America: Civil War’ vs. ‘Batman v Superman’

It’s incredibly easy to use Captain America: Civil War as a gold standard for what Zack Snyder’s universally despised Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice should have aspired to. However, in order to free myself of any bias, it’s essential to scrutinize in equal measure when comparing the two. I actually recommend both superhero blockbusters […]

David Ayer Addresses ‘Suicide Squad’ Reshoots Rumors

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” opened last month to widespread negative reviews, with many critics finding issue with its incredibly grim tone. In the aftermath, it was rumored that Warner Bros. had decided to spend “tens of millions of dollars” to reshoot its upcoming “Suicide Squad” in order to avoid another calamity. Now, director […]

Box Office Report: “The Boss” elbows “Batman v Superman” from the top spot by one red hair

(APRIL 8 – APRIL 10, 2016 estimates) Last Weekend The Boss (Opening) – $23,480,000 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Week 3) – $23,435,000 Zootopia (Week 6) – $14,353,000 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (Week 3) – $6,420,000 Hardcore Henry (Opening) – $5,096,000 Miracles From Heaven (Week 4) – $4,844,000 God’s Not Dead 2 […]

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Zack Snyder Would Like to See Ben Affleck Direct New ‘Batman’ Film

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” is not yet three weeks old and already rumors of a subsequent “Batman” spin-off film have been flying around. The director of the film, Zack Snyder, says he would love to see none other than star Ben Affleck direct the spin-off. Speaking to JOE.ie, Snyder said, “I keep working […]

Box Office Report: “Batman v Superman” plummets on second weekend but remains unchallenged for #1

(APRIL 1 – APRIL 3, 2016 estimates) Last Weekend Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Week 2) – $52,385,000 Zootopia (Week 5) – $20,000,000 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (Week 2) – $11,130,000 God’s Not Dead 2 (Opening) – $8,104,321 Miracles From Heaven (Week 3) – $7,550,000 Allegiant (Week 3) – $5,725,000 10 Cloverfield Lane (Week 4) – $4,750,000 Meet the […]

Box Office Report: “Batman v Superman” rises above critical blows as it demolishes March records

(MARCH 25 – MARCH 27, 2016 estimates) Last Weekend Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (Opening) – $170,100,000 Zootopia (Week 4) – $23,138,000 My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 (Opening) – $18,120,000 Miracles From Heaven (Week 2) – $9,500,00 Allegiant (Week 2) – $9,500,000 10 Cloverfield Lane (Week 3) – $6,000,000 Deadpool (Week 7) – […]

Film Review: Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (★★)

Working through the early announcements to now, and finally seeing the result of Zack Snyder’s “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” has been like going through the seven stages of grief and loss.  With the film’s challenging flaws to overcome, there’s some exciting and pulse-pounding moments to admire greatly.  Let’s work through it: Step 1 […]

Zack Snyder’s ‘Justice League – Part 1’ Start Date Revealed

The next few months and years will be big for the DC Comics cinematic universe. “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” bows March 25, and a follow-up, the “Justice League – Part 1,” officially begins filming in April, it was announced today. “Justice League – Part 1” will begin filming April 11, two weeks after […]

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Amber Heard in Talks for ‘Aquaman,’ ‘Justice League’ Role

Amber Heard may be headed to Warner Bros.’s DC Universe. Heard is reportedly in talks to play the female lead in “Aquaman,” and would also have a role in the upcoming “Justice League” film. According to multiple sources, Heard would play the role of Mera, the love interest to Aquaman. In the comics, Mera goes […]

Details Emerge on Ben Affleck’s Involvement in ‘Suicide Squad’

New information is coming to light about DC’s upcoming supervillain flick, “Suicide Squad,” including a tease of Batman’s (Ben Affleck) involvement in the film. In an interview with USA Today for their story about the ever-expanding DC Cinematic Universe, director David Ayer dishes on the film, which features Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie), Killer Croc (Adewale […]