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Zack Snyder to direct ‘Justice League’ after ‘Batman vs. Superman’

Warner Bros. president of worldwide production Greg Silverman has officially confirmed the studio’s plans to make a Justice League movie. According to the Wall Street Journal, Zack Snyder will direct the flick after he completes his Man of Steel sequel Batman vs. Superman. Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, and Gal Gadot are all expected to portray Superman, Batman, and Wonder Woman respectively […]

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‘Batman vs. Superman’ delayed from 2015 to 2016

Sorry Batfans: you’re going to have to wait another year before seeing Ben Affleck as the Batman. Warner Bros has delayed the release of their untitled Man of Steel sequel by ten months, from July 2015 to May 6, 2016. The studio’s official reason for the new date is to accommodate director Zack Snyder and his […]

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Gal Gadot will play Wonder Woman in the Batman vs. Superman movie

Wonder Woman will indeed appear in Zack Snyder’s upcoming Man of Steel sequel, and she’ll be played by Israeli-born actress Gal Gadot. The news comes from Deadline, who has a quote from Snyder on the casting: “We look forward to audiences discovering Gal in the first feature film incarnation of this beloved character,” suggesting her […]

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Bryan Cranston might be Lex Luthor in that Batman/Superman film

This is far, far, far from official, but Bryan Cranston has reportedly signed on to play Lex Luthor in Zack Snyder’s upcoming Man of Steel sequel. According to Cosmic Book News, the Breaking Bad star has agreed to appear as the Superman villain in at least six films (a pretty typical, “no rough stuff” type deal.) The […]

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Superman will face off against Batman in Man of Steel sequel

The biggest news from Comic-Con came courtesy of Zack Snyder, who took the stage at the end of Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures’ joint panel to announce that Superman and Batman would soon share the big screen. Snyder first confirmed he would be helming a sequel to Man of Steel. “I’ve pored through the DC […]

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Interview: Zack Snyder (Man of Steel)

By Simon Miraudo June 27, 2013 Zack Snyder – director of Dawn of the Dead, 300, Watchmen, and Sucker Punch – returns to screens with a new take on the Superman saga, entitled Man of Steel. The latest incarnation of the DC comic stars Henry Cavill as Supes, Amy Adams as Lois Lane, and Michael […]

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Waiting for a Superman – Man of Steel review

By Simon Miraudo June 26, 2013 Zack Snyder‘s Superman movie Man of Steel is not lacking in bombast, but its best moments are the more intimate ones, often courtesy of Supes’ parental units. Russell Crowe and Ayelet Zurer play Jor-El and Lara, the mother and father of nascent saviour Kal-El, forced to eject their son […]

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Man of Steel sequel in the works, already

Warner Bros. feel confident of Man of Steel’s success (their head, just last week, predicted it will become their biggest ever hit). The studio is putting their money where their mouth is, and have already set director Zack Snyder and writer David S. Goyer to start work on the sequel, Deadline reports. This would mark […]

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Warner Bros head claims Man of Steel will be studio’s biggest ever hit

Warner Bros. motion pictures group president Jeff Robinov must have guts of Steel. Robinov told Variety he predicts the studio’s upcoming Superman reboot Man of Steel will be their highest performer ever. That would mean topping the billion dollar grosses of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows Part 2, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight […]

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Michael Shannon’s General Zod gets his own Man of Steel trailer

Michael Shannon’s been working on his ‘fire and brimstone’ speeches for years now, and it seems he’ll have the perfect opportunity to threaten a literal apocalypse as General Zod in the upcoming Man of Steel. This new teaser trailer puts the villainous alien front and centre, wherein he demands puny earthlings turn over Kal-El (Henry Cavill) lest […]

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Trailer Debut: Man of Steel

A lengthy new trailer for Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel has debuted ahead of the film’s June release, giving us a greater glimpse of Kal-El’s escape from the exploding planet Krypton, as well as Michael Shannon as the villainous General Zod. Though still an origin story for Superman (Henry Cavill), the trailer does promise a whole heap […]

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Trailer Debut: Man of Steel

A proper trailer for Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel has arrived online, expanding on the surprisingly Terrence Malick-esque first teaser. Here, we start to see the influence of producer Christopher Nolan. It’s so grim! Obviously, there are still plenty of Snyder’s visual flourishes on display. This thing might actually work… Man of Steel stars Henry Cavill, Amy […]

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Teaser Debut: Man of Steel

With one DC saga coming to an end, Warner Bros would like to point your attention towards their next big great hope: Zack Snyder‘s gritty Superman reboot Man of Steel. Christopher Nolan’s producer credit is given equal weight to Snyder’s status as director, but the visuals here seem to evoke Terrence Malick more than either of […]

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Poster Debut: Man of Steel

The teaser poster for Zack Snyder‘s Superman reboot Man of Steel was unsheathed at Comic-Con over the weekend. Nothing too shocking here; just star Henry Cavill looking forlorn/reflective while wearing his mesh garment, emblazoned with the signature ‘S’. Sadly, not a glimpse of the impressive quiff that took the internet by storm in the film’s first official set picture. Man […]

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Isabelle Fuhrman to star in Suspiria remake

The remake of Italian horror classic Suspiria has found its star in Hunger Games and Orphan actor Isabelle Fuhrman, Variety reports. Fuhrman played knife-loving, nasty girl Clove in Hunger Games and she now will get the headline role in David Gordon Green‘s (Your Highness, Pineapple Express) weirdly ambitious yet ultimately unnecessary remake of the Dario Argento […]

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Chris Evans replaces James Franco in The Iceman

Captain America himself, Chris Evans, has stepped in to replace James Franco in the film adaptation of Anthony Bruno’s novel The Iceman: The True Story of a Cold-Blooded Killer. According to EW, Evans will play the mentor of mob-hit man Richard Kuklinski. Franco left the project last month due to financial issues. This is despite […]

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First look at Henry Cavill as Superman

The first official picture of Henry Cavill in costume as Superman for Man of Steel has been released by Warner Bros. I’m sure the Superman obsessives out there will be able to tell us how the look of this Superman differs from Supermen past. Frankly, the most interesting part of this picture is Cavill’s ‘do. […]

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Laurence Fishburne to play Perry White in Man of Steel

Laurence Fishburne is joining the cast of Zack Snyder‘s recently delayed Superman flick Man of Steel. According to EW, Fishburne will play Perry White, editor-in-chief of the newspaper Daily Planet where Clark Kent (Henry Cavill) and Lois Lane (Amy Adams) both work. Man of Steel, produced by Christopher Nolan, also stars Michael Shannon as General Zod. […]

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Michael Shannon will play Superman villain Zod in ‘Man of Steel’

Warner Bros has officially announced Michael Shannon as the villain in Zack Snyder‘s upcoming Superman reboot, now titled Man of Steel. As was originally rumoured, Oscar-nominee Shannon will play Krypton-native General Zod opposite Henry Cavill’s Clark Kent/Superman, and Amy Adams’ Lois Lane. Here’s hoping this Zod is as mentally deranged, and as much of a […]

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