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Michael Keaton Explains Why He Turned Down Batman Forever 0

After all the dust kicked up by Ben Affleck’s casting as Batman has settled, it is now time to turn our attention to someone else with experience playing the dark knight: Michael Keaton. Like Affleck, Keaton wasn’t exactly met with favorable response when news of his casting was first announced. He’s not exactly an action(…)

Jesse Eisenberg Talks About Batman vs. Superman Role 0

Jesse Eisenberg’s casting as Lex Luthor in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman film was met with criticism by many fans of the franchise, with the negative feedback only second to Ben Affleck’s casting as the Dark Knight (although the recent leak of the actor in costume seems to have allayed many fans’ fears, at least(…)

Ben Affleck to Redefine the Batman 0

In a recent interview with Playboy Magazine, Ben Affleck decided to comment on his controversial casting as the caped crusader in Zack Snyder’s upcoming Batman vs. Superman film. Affleck remains confident about the casting, but he made a note of explaining that he will not attempt to compete with Christian Bale’s previous portrayal of the(…)

Christian Bale Offers Ben Affleck Advice on Playing Batman 0

In a recent interview with Access Hollywood, Christian Bale mentioned that he has already talked to Ben Affleck regarding the latter’s upcoming role as the caped crusader, and Bale expressed his support for the actor-filmmaker: “I wish him all the best,” said Bale. “He’s a very experienced actor and filmmaker and he’ll make it his(…)

Kevin Smith Approves of Ben Affleck’s Batman Costume 0

As director Kevin Smith himself admits, he’s not exactly the most impartial representative when discussing Ben Affleck’s casting as Batman, being a long-time friend of the actor. However, Smith is also a very, very, obsessive fan of Batman (as anyone who’s seen his movies can attest to) and has confirmed that he has seen –(…)

Batffleck’s Costume Will Be Based on Batman: Noel? 0

There are a couple of new rumors floating around regarding Zack Snyder’s upcoming sequel to Man of Steel, which will feature Batman going up against Superman. It seems that people have already pretty much stopped resisting the casting of Ben Affleck as Batman, and while that discussion has already died down, it’s been replaced with(…)

Hans Zimmer Might Not Return for Man of Steel Sequel 0

Hans Zimmer has always been considered as a shoe-in for Batman vs. Superman, having done the scores for the Nolan’s Batman trilogy and doing an equally impressive job on Man of Steel. However, the veteran composer is having doubts on whether he’ll be returning for the sequel, Batman Vs. Superman, due to the addition of(…)

Batman is Not an Interesting Character, Says Quentin Tarantino 0

Various industry veterans have already given their two cents over the controversial casting of Ben Affleck as Batman in the Man of Steel sequel, and the latest one to provide his opinion (or lack thereof) is Quentin Tarantino. Tarantino admits that he’s not too keen on the project. However, it’s not because of Affleck, but(…)

Ben Affleck Talks About Batman Casting 0

During an appearance on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Ben Affleck has finally broken his silence over being cast as the Caped Crusader for the next installment in Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel franchise, and the fan outrage that came after. Surprisingly (and refreshingly), his reaction is a lot more civil than what most View(…)

Warner Bros. CEO Discusses Ben Affleck Casting 0

In a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara discussed the recent casting of Ben Affleck as their studio’s new Batman, providing his support for the actor while also dropping a few hints about what we can expect from the new big screen iteration of the character. Tsujihara described Affleck s(…)