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Ben Affleck's The Batman Begins Shooting in Spring 2017

Ben Affleck's The Batman Begins Shooting in Spring 2017

Deathstroke actor Joe Manganiello claims Ben Affleck's The Batman will start shooting in early next year.

Ryan Scott

Deathstroke Actor Joe Manganiello Wants Anna Kendrick as Robin in The Batman

Deathstroke Actor Joe Manganiello Wants Anna Kendrick as Robin in The Batman

Joe Manganiello poses for a photo with Anna Kendrick, showing support for her 'campaign' to play Robin in Ben Affleck's The Batman.

Brian Gallagher

Warner Bros. Dates Two Event Movies, Is One of Them The Batman?

Warner Bros. Dates Two Event Movies, Is One of Them The Batman?

Warner Bros. announces two Event Movie release dates, but offers no clues as to what they might be.

Brian Gallagher

The Batman Movie Isn't Happening Yet Says Ben Affleck

The Batman Movie Isn't Happening Yet Says Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck backtracks on earlier comments saying that The Batman movie isn't officially happening at this time.

B. Alan Orange

Ben Affleck's The Batman: What We Know

Ben Affleck's The Batman: What We Know

The Dark Knight is getting ready to return in a DCEU standalone adventure co-written, directed by and starring Ben Affleck as The Batman.

Ryan Scott

Why Deathstroke Is The Batman Villain According to Ben Affleck

Why Deathstroke Is The Batman Villain According to Ben Affleck

Ben Affleck says Deathstroke matches up well with The Dark Knight in a his standalone superhero reboot The Batman.

Brian Gallagher

Ben Affleck's Batman Movie Gets Titled The Batman

Ben Affleck's Batman Movie Gets Titled The Batman

Actor/director Ben Affleck confirms that the title of his Batman reboot will be The Batman, but it may chang at some point.

Brian Gallagher

Is Ben Affleck's Batman Movie Based on These DC Comic Books?

Is Ben Affleck's Batman Movie Based on These DC Comic Books?

Joe Manganiello unveils a pile of Deathstroke and Batman comic books while sharing more of his research on the main villain in Ben Affleck's solo DC movie.

Ryan Scott

Joe Manganiello Shares Deathstroke Research for Affleck's Batman Movie

Joe Manganiello Shares Deathstroke Research for Affleck's Batman Movie

Joe Manganiello is starting to do his deep research on the villain Deathstroke as Ben Affleck gets ready to shoot his standalone Batman movie.

B. Alan Orange

Ben Affleck's Batman Movie Coming in Spring 2018?

Ben Affleck's Batman Movie Coming in Spring 2018?

Time Warner CEO Jeff Bewkes revealed during a recent appearance that he thinks Ben Affleck's Batman movie is a 'year and a half out.'

Brian Gallagher

Should Shia LaBeouf Play Red Hood in the New Batman Movie?

Should Shia LaBeouf Play Red Hood in the New Batman Movie?

Some DC fans have started a petition for Shia LaBeouf to play Red Hood in the DCEU, which could happen in Ben Affleck's Batman.

Ryan Scott

Affleck's Batman Movie Opens with an Epic Arkham Prison Break?

Affleck's Batman Movie Opens with an Epic Arkham Prison Break?

Ben Affleck's standalone Batman movie not take place entirely inside Arkham Asylum, but we can probably expect to see plenty of iconic DC villains.

Ryan Scott

Anne Hathaway Wants to Return as Catwoman in a New DC Movie

Anne Hathaway Wants to Return as Catwoman in a New DC Movie

Anne Hathaway loved playing Catwoman in The Dark Knight Rises, but doesn't think her character can exist in the DCEU.

Brian Gallagher

Joe Manganiello Is Deathstroke in Ben Affleck's Batman Movie

Joe Manganiello Is Deathstroke in Ben Affleck's Batman Movie

DC's Geoff Johns confirms that Joe Manganiello is set to play Deathstroke in the Batman reboot.

Brian Gallagher

What Joe Manganiello May Look Like as Deathstroke in Ben Affleck's Batman

What Joe Manganiello May Look Like as Deathstroke in Ben Affleck's Batman

Joe Manganiello has long been rumored to star as Deathstroke, who will cameo in Justice League before becoming the main villain in The Batman.

Ryan Scott

Deathstroke Is the Main Villain in Ben Affleck's Batman Movie

Deathstroke Is the Main Villain in Ben Affleck's Batman Movie

Shortly after Ben Affleck revealed Deathstroke in a new video, a report claims he will be the main villain in the stand alone Batman movie.

Brian Gallagher

Affleck's Batman Movie Locks Bruce Wayne in Arkham Asylum?

Affleck's Batman Movie Locks Bruce Wayne in Arkham Asylum?

New rumors claim that director Ben Affleck's Batman will take place mostly in Arkham Asylum.

Brian Gallagher

Will Matt Damon Join Ben Affleck's Batman Movie?

Will Matt Damon Join Ben Affleck's Batman Movie?

Matt Damon says he's willing to play a superhero in a movie directed Ben Affleck, will he sign on for The Batman?

Ryan Scott

Batman Movie Won't Happen Until the Script Is Perfect Says Affleck

Batman Movie Won't Happen Until the Script Is Perfect Says Affleck

The Batman solo movie may not hit its intended release date window as Ben Affleck and Geoff Johns work to perfect the script.

Brian Gallagher

Arrow Star Wants to Play Riddler in the New Batman Movie

Arrow Star Wants to Play Riddler in the New Batman Movie

Since all of the superhero roles in the DCEU are taken, Arrow star Stephen Amell says he'd like to play The Riddler in Ben Affleck's Batman movie.

Brian Gallagher

Affleck's Batman Movie Will Have a Mostly Original Story

Affleck's Batman Movie Will Have a Mostly Original Story

Ben Affleck will use certain elements from the comics in his stand alone Batman movie, but it will largely be an original concept.

Brian Gallagher

Batman Movie Won't Have Red Hood, Will Have Iconic Villains

Batman Movie Won't Have Red Hood, Will Have Iconic Villains

A new report claims that Ben Affleck's solo Batman movie won't feature the Red Hood, but there will be numerous iconic villains.

Brian Gallagher

Batman & Fantastic Beasts Highlight Warner Bros. CinemaCon Panel

Batman & Fantastic Beasts Highlight Warner Bros. CinemaCon Panel

Warner Bros. shows why they may be the only big studio able to give Disney a run for their money at the box office.

B. Alan Orange

Batman Solo Movie with Director Ben Affleck Confirmed

Batman Solo Movie with Director Ben Affleck Confirmed

Warner Bros.' CEO Kevin Tsujihara announces at CinemaCon that the Ben Affleck Directed Batman movie is happening.

B. Alan Orange

How Do Ben Affleck & Geoff Johns Co-Write a Batman Movie?

How Do Ben Affleck & Geoff Johns Co-Write a Batman Movie?

Director Kevin Smith breaks down the writing process shared between Batman collaborators Ben Affleck and Geoff Johns.

B. Alan Orange

Wonder Woman Gets a New Release Date

Wonder Woman Gets a New Release Date

Wonder Woman is arriving a few weeks early as Warner Bros. makes some drastic revisions to its impending release slate.

B. Alan Orange

2 New DC Movies Announced, What Are They?

2 New DC Movies Announced, What Are They?

Warner Bros. has added two unnamed DC movies to its upcoming slate for 2018 and 2019.

B. Alan Orange

Snyder Is Pushing Affleck to Direct a Batman Solo Movie

Snyder Is Pushing Affleck to Direct a Batman Solo Movie

Zack Snyder is trying to convince Ben Affleck to direct the rumored solo Batman movie, but it may not happen for some time.

Brian Gallagher

Batman Solo Movie Coming Before Aquaman in 2018?

Batman Solo Movie Coming Before Aquaman in 2018?

A new report claims that Warner Bros. wants to release Ben Affleck's solo Batman movie before Aquaman.

B. Alan Orange

Ben Affleck Has Already Written His Batman Movie

Ben Affleck Has Already Written His Batman Movie

Ben Affleck's agent reveals the actor is only contracted to appear in both Justice League movies, but there may be a new Batman movie in the works.

Brian Gallagher

Ben Affleck Confirms Batman Solo Movie?

Ben Affleck Confirms Batman Solo Movie?

Ben Affleck teases directing a DC Comics movie, while confirming he is working with Geoff Johns on 'something,' which may be the solo Batman movie.

Brian Gallagher

Ben Affleck Is Not Ready for a Batman Solo Movie

Ben Affleck Is Not Ready for a Batman Solo Movie

Ben Affleck confirms that a solo Batman movie is in development, but he's currently focusing on his latest directorial effort for now.

Brian Gallagher

Ben Affleck Is Inspired to Reboot the Batman Franchise

Ben Affleck Is Inspired to Reboot the Batman Franchise

After watching Zack Snyder take the helm on Batman v Superman, Ben Affleck was 'inspired' to direct a potential solo Batman movie.

Brian Gallagher

Batman Solo Movie Getting Will Smith's Deadshot?

Batman Solo Movie Getting Will Smith's Deadshot?

Will Smith is reportedly interested in joining Ben Affleck in his upcoming solo Batman movie, but nothing is official at this time.

Brian Gallagher

Solo Batman Movie to Include Villains Red Hood & the Joker?

Solo Batman Movie to Include Villains Red Hood & the Joker?

Ben Affleck's Dark Knight will reportedly square off against both the Red Hood and The Joker in Warner Bros.' solo Batman movie.

Brian Gallagher

Affleck on Directing a Batman Movie: It Would Be a Dream

Affleck on Directing a Batman Movie: It Would Be a Dream

Ben Affleck won't confirm that he is directing a Batman solo adventure, but says he is definitely open to the idea.

B. Alan Orange

Ben Affleck Directing Batman Standalone Trilogy?

Ben Affleck Directing Batman Standalone Trilogy?

Warner Bros. is reportedly so pleased with an early cut of Batman v Superman that they are developing a Batman trilogy for Ben Affleck.

Brian Gallagher

Ben Affleck Will Direct Batman Solo Movie

Ben Affleck Will Direct Batman Solo Movie

Ben Affleck will direct and star in a solo Batman movie for Warner Bros., co-writing the script with DC Comics' Geoff Johns.

Brian Gallagher

Batman Solo Movie Directed by Ben Affleck Coming in 2018?

Batman Solo Movie Directed by Ben Affleck Coming in 2018?

Ben Affleck is reportedly set to direct and star in a standalone Batman movie, which Warner Bros. is rumored to release in 2018.

Brian Gallagher

COMIC-CON 2013: Batman Reboot and Justice League Planned for 2015!

A corporate document leaks the news, will both movies be announced in San Diego tomorrow?

B. Alan Orange

Is Warner Bros. Rebooting the Batman Franchise with Batman Beyond?

The studio is apparently considering adapting this 1999 animated series to live action, which follows a new Batman mentored by an older Bruce Wayne.

B. Alan Orange

Will the Batman Reboot Be Based on Batman: Zero Year?

DC Comics is rebooting Batman's origin story with this 11-issue arc that could serve as the basis for another big screen adventure.

B. Alan Orange

Batman Reboot Might Get Introduced in Justice League of America

This will insure that the new Batman franchise is part of the DC Cinematic Universe.

B. Alan Orange