‘The Batman’ (2022) Movie Review: The Bleakest, Boldest And Best Batman Yet

If you've ever read a Batman comic or played any of the Arkham video games, then you'll instantly recognize the moody disposition of Matt Reeves' The Batman. From its brooding titular hero to the grimy, crime-riddled Gotham City streets he calls home, this is by far the darkest live-action iteration of the Caped Crusader yet. … Continue reading ‘The Batman’ (2022) Movie Review: The Bleakest, Boldest And Best Batman Yet

John Turturro Joins ‘The Batman’ Cast As Carmine Falcone

As if The Batman cast wasn't already stacked with unexpectedly prestigious picks, director Matt Reeves has gone and cast John Turturro as Gotham City mob boss Carmine Falcone. Reeves made the news official on Friday with another one of his not-so-cryptic tweets. Fans of Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight trilogy will remember the character was previously … Continue reading John Turturro Joins ‘The Batman’ Cast As Carmine Falcone

Check Out This Stacked Cast For Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’

Central casting for Matt Reeves' long-gestating The Batman is nearly complete and folks, it's shaping up to be something truly special. We heard a while ago now that Robert Pattinson, former Twilight heartthrob and legitimately compelling performer, would be donning the cape and cowl to play the titular hero. Since then, director Matt Reeves (best … Continue reading Check Out This Stacked Cast For Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’

‘Joker’ Movie Review: Chilling, Absorbing Villain Origin Offers Important Life Lesson

Directed by: Todd PhillipsWritten by: Todd Phillips & Scott SilverStarring: Joaquin Phoenix, Robert Di Nero, Zazie Beetz, Frances Conroy & Brett CullenRating: R (for strong bloody violence, disturbing behavior, language and brief sexual images) Genre: Crime, Drama, HorrorRuntime: 1 hr. 55 min.Release date: Oct. 4, 2019Studio: Warner Bros. At this point the Joker is as … Continue reading ‘Joker’ Movie Review: Chilling, Absorbing Villain Origin Offers Important Life Lesson

‘Joker’ Comic From Horror Director John Carpenter Coming This October

This story doesn't exactly qualify as "movie news," but it does involve a cinematic icon. According to reports, filmmaker John Carpenter (Halloween, The Thing) is set to terrorize the streets of Gotham City with a one-shot Joker comic for DC this October. Carpenter and co-writer Anthony Burch (who previously collaborated with Carpenter on the Big … Continue reading ‘Joker’ Comic From Horror Director John Carpenter Coming This October

Robert Pattinson Will Don The Cape And Cowl For Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’

After much ado, we finally know who will play the Dark Knight in Director Matt Reeves' forthcoming The Batman for Warner Bros. From Variety, Twilight's own Robert Pattinson will be our next Bruce Wayne/ Batman. Production on The Batman could begin this fall or early 2020 and is slated for release on June 25, 2021. … Continue reading Robert Pattinson Will Don The Cape And Cowl For Matt Reeves’ ‘The Batman’

James Gunn’s ‘Suicide Squad’ Gets A Release Date, Viola Davis Returning

Viola Davis is reprising her role as Amanda Waller in James Gunn's upcoming Suicide Squad reboot, according to The Wrap. You may recall, Guardians of the Galaxy filmmaker James Gunn was recently hired by Warner Bros. and DC to take control from David Ayer the Suicide Squad franchise. In addition to directing, James Gunn also wrote … Continue reading James Gunn’s ‘Suicide Squad’ Gets A Release Date, Viola Davis Returning

James Wan ‘Swamp Thing’ Series Coming In May, Aiming For R-Rated Horror

A television show based on the DC Comics series Swamp Thing was announced over a year ago when the DC Universe app was first announced. Finally, after months of speculation, we finally know when the series will drop on the DC streaming app. It was made known at Wonder Con this weekend (via Bloody Disgusting) … Continue reading James Wan ‘Swamp Thing’ Series Coming In May, Aiming For R-Rated Horror

Movie Review– ‘Shazam!’ (2019)

Sure, the DC Extended Universe of cinematic superheroes took off on the wrong pair of legs. Fortunately, Warner Bros. has seemingly been recovering thanks to recent entries Wonder Woman and Aquaman. It is my pleasure to share with you that Shazam! is yet another step in the right direction for DC and dare I say … Continue reading Movie Review– ‘Shazam!’ (2019)

‘The Trench’ Spinoff Taking Priority Over ‘Aquaman 2’ At Warner Bros.

Aquaman is now officially DC's highest grossing movie ever, reeling in over $1.1 billion and counting worldwide. So it comes as no surprise to learn that Warner Bros. is interested in diving back into the fabled oceans of Atlantean lore. What is surprising, however, is that there are currently no serious discussions going on over … Continue reading ‘The Trench’ Spinoff Taking Priority Over ‘Aquaman 2’ At Warner Bros.