With all of that Christian Bale and Kevin Conroy, the time is right for any fan looking for a stay-at-home binge delivering hours of justice to Gotham City. Batman: Hush [41][42], Affleck and Johns finished the first draft in March 2016, with Johns implying that the film would explore the death of Robin which was hinted at in Batman v Superman. I also think you'll drink yourself to death if you go through what you just went through again. While Hoult had appeared in the Marvel Comics-based X-Men films, those did not take place in Marvel Studios' Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), and, as Kit noted, "Hoult spent large chunks of those movies unrecognizable" due to his makeup. To separate it from the other three, DC decided Shadow would focus on villains, with stories usually told from their points of view. [109] At this point, the film had approximately three more months of filming and was expected to finish by the end of 2020. [104], During the virtual DC FanDome event in August 2020, DC Films president Walter Hamada confirmed that the film was no longer part of the DCEU, but took place in a different universe within DC Films' multiverse. [47] That month, a planned Justice League sequel was delayed to accommodate The Batman. [111], In early October, the film's release was pushed back to March 4, 2022, due to the production delays. In August 2018, Affleck went to rehabilitation for alcohol abuse, casting further doubt that he would be reprising his role. While little is detailed about the life of the Batman of Earth -22 before becoming The Batman Who Laughs, it's likely that it followed much the same path as his original counterpart, but his world was always destined to die as part of the Dark Multiverse. • Batman Beyond [105] It was also revealed that Peter Craig had contributed to the script and that Barry Keoghan was portraying Stanley Merkel. Batman: Death in the Family According to Deadline Hollywood, Affleck and Johns were expected to turn in a draft by October 2015, and that production would begin after Affleck finished work on Live by Night. [18] It was also revealed that Mattson Tomlin had joined the project to co-write the screenplay with Reeves. • Superman/Batman: Apocalypse The Broke Bat. Though he tries fighting off the hunger, Batman ends up feeding on Black Mask and Alfred. Warning: this article contains spoilers for Batman #105! [120] In film production, the music is not written until later, but since Giacchino wrote the music early on, he and Reeves were able to use it in promotional materials. He confirmed that The Batman would be an original, noir-driven story and not an origin story. Subscribe today and get a six-month subscription for over 20% off! [130], In July 2020, HBO Max began developing a spin-off police procedural drama television series that would be written by Reeves and Terence Winter and centered on the Gotham City Police Department, sharing continuity with the film. 1 History 2 Trivia 3 See Also 4 Links and References It was constructed as a regular steam locomotive, but designed to resemble the various other already existing Bat-Vehicles. [124] The footage's use of the color red also led to discussion of how The Batman would differ tonally from previous Batman adaptations. Of course, the premise needs no explanation, but Batman (Adam West) and Robin (Burt Ward) are truly a … The Dark Knight Rises - Bomb Chase Scene (HD) IMAX - YouTube • Batman: Mask of the Phantasm Everyone was panicking from my team. The Bat-Train was a vehicle used by Batman and Robin. By May 20, they were the only contenders, and both flew to Burbank, California for a screen test. • Young Justice. Reeves and Winter were set to executive produce the series, along with Daniel Pipski, Adam Kassan, and Dylan Clark. Directed by Matt Reeves. Produced by DC Films and distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures, it is a reboot of the Batman film franchise. Cover Art Gallery: Batman: Shadow of the Bat This page contains all cover art images in the database for this particular comic series. "They said, 'I think the script is good. Principal photography began in London, England in January 2020, and is expected to conclude in February 2021. "[64], When Affleck was writing The Batman, it was intended to be set after the events of Batman v Superman and Justice League. & Batman: The Brave and the Bold, Bat-Manga! By. [78] Pattinson also received advice from The Dark Knight Trilogy's director, Christopher Nolan, whom he worked with on Tenet (2020). • Justice League Dark Chris Evangelista of /Filmthought Pattinson "looks much different than any onscreen Batman we've seen before", while Richard Newby of The Hollywood Reporter identified the Batsuit's vario… • Justice League [28] Later, filming also took place within Liverpool at Anfield Cemetery and the Royal Liver Building. : The Secret History of Batman in Japan, List of Batman television series cast members, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=The_Batman_(film)&oldid=1000417872, Film productions suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Films postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Films shot at Warner Bros. 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[72], The film is set during the same timeframe as "Year Two", a 1987 Detective Comics storyline written by Mike W. Barr and illustrated by Alan Davis, Paul Neary, Alfredo Alcala, Mark Farmer, and Todd McFarlane. The Batman Family or Bat Family for short is a network of likeminded crimefighters who operate in and around Gotham, with Batman as its head. [112] Filming resumed with Pattinson for scenes of a funeral at St George's Hall in Liverpool during the following week, with the location doubling for Gotham City Hall. • Batman: Year One Matt always agreed, this is our Batman, this is our vision. [44][45] In the following months, Jeremy Irons and Joe Manganiello were confirmed to appear—with Manganiello playing Deathstroke[43]—and Jared Leto expressed interest in reprising his role as the Joker from Suicide Squad. • LEGO Batman: DC Super Heroes Unite View details and collect the Hot Wheels The Bat™ racecar in Blue. Its release was delayed twice from an original June 2021 date due to the COVID-19 pandemic. • Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman The Batman Set Photos Tease a Tough Winter for Bruce Wayne Robert Pattinson's Batman is in for a long, cold winter, as new pics highlight some icy sets for DC's forthcoming Year 2 … As of this writing, the Fund the Bat initiative has raised over $5,000. • Batman Forever (starts 2/1) [122][123] The one-minute video generated a great deal of speculation and discussion of what approach the film would take in depicting Batman's world. [33] Lawson resumed filming her scenes during this time. [110] Filming is limited to England, and crew members are required to live close to the production area and not leave to the surrounding community. • Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox Add to your wish list now! [80] In October, Wright was cast,[14] but Hill exited negotiations. In his second year of fighting crime, Batman explores the corruption that plagues Gotham City and how it may tie to his own family,[4] in addition to coming into conflict with a serial killer known as the Riddler. • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Batman: The Animated Series "[121], On February 13, 2020, Reeves released "moody, red-saturated" test footage revealing Pattinson in his Batman costume and Giacchino's theme. The Bat was the name that was given to the aircraft that was operated by Batman in The Dark Knight Rises. [80] Also in October, Zoë Kravitz was cast as Selina Kyle / Catwoman, after previously voicing the character in The Lego Batman Movie (2017), following a screen test with Pattinson;[83][14] Kravitz was chosen over a number of actresses, including Ana de Armas, Ella Balinska, and Eiza González, who also auditioned for the role, and Zazie Beetz and Alicia Vikander. [26][72] At this point, the characters are still early in their character development. On February 13, 2020, Reeves released "moody, red-saturated" test footage revealing Pattinson in his Batman costume and Giacchino's theme. [5], Additionally, Alex Ferns portrays Commissioner Pete Savage,[32] while Rupert Penry-Jones,[33] Gil Perez-Abraham,[34] and twins Charlie and Max Carver have been cast in undisclosed roles. [93] Unlike other studios with films in production, Warner Bros. did not plan to suspend shooting on The Batman,[94][95] but eventually did so for two weeks on March 14. [57], In August 2018, Reeves appeared on a Television Critics Association panel and revealed many details about the film. Giacchino said he "felt total freedom to do whatever I want. The series usually aired on Saturday mornings from September 11, 2004, through March 8, 2008, during the Kids' WB television block. Seeing as there is no way to suppress his hunger, Batman decides to feed on the Justice League International. Reeves, who "wanted very specific things" for the role, chose Pattinson,[7] and on May 31, Pattinson was cast. The Dark Knight Rises. [103] By August, production was expected to resume in early September at Warner Bros. Studios Leavesden in Hertfordshire, England. • Superman/Batman: Public Enemies The Fatal Five [48] However, in January 2017, Affleck said the film had no script and that he may end up not directing it. This "Batman" was in a way more interesting than the later movies, mainly because of the graphics that appear whenever someone gets hit. Affleck stepped down as writer and director in January 2017 after struggling with the script and to focus on playing the character. There are also several Batman animated features new to HBO Max, including Batman Beyond: The Return of the Joker—the coda to Batman: The Animated Series and Batman Beyond—and the recent Batman: Death in the Family which is based on the game-changing 1988 comic book storyline. • The Batman (starts 2/15) There's no expectation of you. • Batman: Hush [60] Affleck's involvement was in doubt; Kim Masters of The Hollywood Reporter reported in July 2017 that Warner Bros. was looking to replace him. [129], The Batman is scheduled to be released by Warner Bros. Pictures in the United States on March 4, 2022. • Justice League: War In The Dark Knight Rises, the epic conclusion to the Batman Trilogy by Christopher Nolan, Batman was presented an all new aircraft by Lucius Fox. The one-minute video generated a great deal of speculation and discussion of what approach the film would take in depicting Batman's world. 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[43] At CinemaCon in April, Warner Bros. CEO Kevin Tsujihara confirmed the film was moving forward, with Affleck directing. • Justice League vs. [67] Manganiello stated that Affleck's script was "really dark and really hard", featuring Deathstroke as a "horror movie villain" who killed everyone close to Batman in an effort to ruin his life—a story, he noted, bore resemblance to David Fincher's The Game (1997). Everyone was so upset. [66] According to Robert Richardson, who was attached as cinematographer early in development, Affleck's script was primarily set in Arkham Asylum and dealt with insanity. [123][124] On March 4, 2020, Reeves released an image of the film's Batmobile. • JLA Adventures Trapped in Time [29][84][25] Jayme Lawson also joined the cast as a politician,[27] while Peter Sarsgaard was cast in December. 'The Batman' adds 'Teen Wolf's Max and Charlie Carver", "Ben Affleck signs superhero deal to star in multiple Batman films", "Does 'Suicide Squad' Really Need That Post-Credits Scene? [59] Reeves submitted his first draft to Warner Bros. the following month. [76] In November 2019, Kroll and Brent Lang of Variety reported that key cast members are signed on to reprise their roles in future DC films. [36] He made his debut in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016),[37] and later appeared in Suicide Squad (2016)[38] and Justice League (2017). It's their version of Batman. Newby also noted that the bat emblem on the costume's chest bore a resemblance to a pistol, and wondered if it was the pistol used to kill Batman's parents in his origin story. [128] Adam Chitwood of Collider praised the trailer for showing off "the genuinely refreshing approach" the film seemed to be taking in depicting the world of Batman. MAIN PLOT: Batman is assisted in chasing down the vampire Dala by Etrigan the Demon, but ends up getting bitten. [34][35] Greig Fraser is serving as cinematographer, reuniting with Reeves after they worked together on Let Me In (2010). The Batplane, Batwing, Batjet or Batgyro is the fictional aircraft for the DC Comics superhero Batman. I sort of thought that had blown up the whole thing." [97][98] Variety reported that production was unlikely to restart until around mid-May, and that the release date was expected to be delayed as a result. The ILM team worked with Fraser for these scenes. [46] Affleck revealed the title of the film was The Batman in October, and in December he said filming was on track to begin in mid-2017 for a release date in 2018. Set photos of the shoot revealed Rupert Penry-Jones had a role in the film. The Clown Prince of Crime killed Batman's entire rogue's … Batman and Robin escape Catwoman's trap by hitting the precise note needed to shatter the glass chamber in which they're prisoners. [106][107] The filming crew then entered a two-week quarantine, after which filming was set to resume, while construction on the sets and props at Leavesden Studios continued. • Batman: The Animated Series The casting was also met with backlash from Batman fans—with some setting up a Change.org petition to have it reversed—but Pattinson said he found responses "less vitriolic than I was expecting […] it's much more fun when you're an underdog. Affleck left the project in January 2019, and Pattinson was cast as Batman that May. The film's connections to the DCEU were subsequently eliminated. [41] Affleck said his film featured a "mostly original" story that used elements of comic books for inspiration, like what director Zack Snyder did with Batman v Superman. Batman Beyond: The Return of the Joker • Lego Justice League: Gotham City Breakout [4], By May 2019, Robert Pattinson, Nicholas Hoult, Armie Hammer, and Aaron Taylor-Johnson were on the shortlist to replace Affleck as Batman, Pattinson being the frontrunner. [39] In October 2014, Warner Bros. revealed plans for a standalone Batman film starring Affleck,[40] and by July 2015, he was in negotiations to direct and co-write the screenplay with Geoff Johns. [64][65] "I showed [my friend] the Batman script," he recalled. [1][73][74] Reeves began to consider Pattinson early in development, but was unsure if he would want to take the part and did not contact him. [131] During the DC FanDome event in August, the series was revealed to be set during Batman's first year of crime-fighting, from the perspective of a corrupt GCPD officer. "[126], Reeves released a teaser trailer on August 22, 2020, during the virtual DC FanDome convention. [10] News of Pattinson's casting leaked shortly before he screen-tested, with Pattinson recalling: "I was fucking furious. [124] Chris Evangelista of /Film thought Pattinson "looks much different than any onscreen Batman we've seen before",[125] while Richard Newby of The Hollywood Reporter identified the Batsuit's various references to previous incarnations. • Batman: Gotham by Gaslight [131] The series was intended "to build on the film's examination of the anatomy of corruption in Gotham City". (Coincidentally, both of those titles include some of the Joker’s most heinous attacks on the Bat-family.). More: Ben Affleck's Batman Return Explains Robert Pattinson In The DCEU. • Justice League: Throne of Atlantis • Batman Begins The Bat-Tank rumbles through the streets of Gotham City to stop Bane and The Riddler's devious plan to flood Gotham City with fake money Use the Bat-Tank missiles to enter and destroy the hideout, but beware of The Riddler, he just might try to get away on his jet pack The Bat Tank has missile launcher and caterpillar tracks The Batman is an animated television series produced by Warner Bros. [96] Shortly afterward, the production's dialect coach, Andrew Jack, died from COVID-19. Production was suspended between March and September due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Justice League's post-credits scene, in which Deathstroke meets with Lex Luthor (Jesse Eisenberg), was intended to set up The Batman's plot, but Eisenberg's dialogue was rewritten during post-production to make it seem as if the characters were talking about the Injustice League rather than Batman. It stars Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman, with Zoë Kravitz, Paul Dano, Jeffrey Wright, John Turturro, Peter Sarsgaard, Barry Keoghan, Jayme Lawson, Andy Serkis, and Colin Farrell rounding out the ensemble cast. Over the years they have produced both DC and Marvel inspired content, you may have come across their super hero beat down films via their YouTube channel. Batman's Bat-family just got an unlikely new member: Ghost-Maker.James Tynion IV's Batman run has rewritten the Dark Knight's history, revealing Bruce Wayne had a friendly rival during the years he traveled the world learning his skills. One day, Batman was drugged and captured by the Joker, who went on to destroy Gotham City. • Batman: The Brave and the Bold Add a photo to this gallery Add a photo to this gallery Variant Covers: Textless Covers: Comic Volumes: Batman: Shadow of the Bat (Volume 1) • Batman: Under the Red Hood [83][14] Paul Dano was cast as the Riddler shortly afterward. [100] Reeves stated that around a quarter of the film had been shot prior to suspension, and that he had been taking time to look over what had already been shot and think about "what's to come." • Justice League vs Teen Titans • Batman vs. Robin • Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker These additions join already existing HBO Max Bat-titles including Batman v Superman: Ultimate Edition, Justice League, and a slew of animated features such as Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Part 1 and Part 2, Batman: Year One, Batman: Mask of the Phantasm and Batman: Under the Red Hood. [91] In March, Warner Bros. decided to move production to Liverpool,[92] due to the COVID-19 pandemic. [2][26] By September 3, filming had resumed for three days at Leavesden Studios, only to be put on pause again after Pattinson tested positive for COVID-19. In the same way that I always loved, what I still do about Batman comics and graphic novels is that each of these artists, each of these authors, they take their own crack at what they want this to be. Here’s some good news: HBO Max now has a lot more Batman shows and movies available for streaming than ever before, with the service freshly adding some of the very best live-action and animated adaptations of the Caped Crusader ever made. [112] It was originally set for release on June 25, 2021,[63] before it was pushed back to October 1, 2021,[100] and then to the March 2022 date, both times after Warner Bros. adjusted its release schedule due to the COVID-19 pandemic. • The Dark Knight I can't say theres ever really been a Batman comic that I didn't like so "The Bat & The Beast" has to be added to the ranks. Kevin Conroy arguably created the most iconic Bat-voice in Batman: The Animated Series from 1992 to 1995. [134] In January 2021, Joe Barton was hired to replace Winter as showrunner. [35], In August 2013, Ben Affleck was cast as Bruce Wayne / Batman in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU), with plans to play the role in at least three films. • Justice League: Doom Bat in the Sun is an independent self contained film and music production company who are known for their amazing superhero fan films. • Lego: Justice League vs. Bizarro League His wealth allowed the … The train was built with public fundings … [93], On March 25, Reeves announced that filming had been suspended indefinitely, with plans to resume once it was safe to do so. The Bat is a Hot Wheels casting based on Batman's aircraft from the 2012 movie The Dark Knight Rises. Reeves took over directorial and scripting duties the next month, reworking the story to focus on a younger Batman and emphasize the character's detective aspects more than prior films. The Batman director Matt Reeves gave fans their first look at Robert Pattinson in the Batsuit via a moody screen test and it has people debating one detail: the chest symbol. • The Dark Knight Rises [112], The Batman is intended to be the first of a Batman film trilogy. • Justice League: Gods and Monsters Ghost-Maker had a very similar agenda, aiming to train to make the world a … Shadow of the Bat became the fourth ongoing Batman title when it launched in 1992. [132] Upon the series' announcement, it was unclear if actors such as Wright and Pattinson would reprise their roles from the film. [79], Jeffrey Wright entered negotiations to play James Gordon in September,[23] and Jonah Hill entered negotiations to play either the Riddler or the Penguin. [81] According to Variety's Justin Kroll, Hill wanted to be paid $10 million—more than double the amount that Pattinson would make[82]—while Kit wrote that Warner Bros. and Hill could not decide which role he would take. Reeves said that he was not planning to perform script rewrites in the meantime, but was using the opportunity to explore the film's tone. [43][55] By March, Reeves had begun working on a completely new script, and would not meet potential actors until at least July. Batman: Shadow of the Bat #42 (1995) in Comic Books > Modern Age (1992-Now) Freeze: Subzero [7] Pattinson had avoided "big studio franchise films" since his work on the Twilight series, wanting to avoid paparazzi and finding those roles to be dull;[10][7] with his avoidance, this meant he had not appeared in any of rival Marvel Studios' projects, which made him desirable to Warner Bros. Hoult was the other major contender for the role. [83] In November, Andy Serkis, Colin Farrell, and John Turturro were cast as Alfred Pennyworth, the Penguin, and Carmine Falcone, respectively. [52], Affleck initially cited his intentions to step down as director were to focus more on starring as Batman, later acknowledging that after various attempts to get the script where he wanted it, it simply became "time to let someone else have a shot at it". Dino-Ray Ramos of Deadline Hollywood opined that it "seems sexier and more streamlined than Batmobiles from the past" and "gives off some serious James Bond-meets-Fast and Furious energy and seems right on point for Pattinson. Source: Fund the Bat [133] In November 2020, Winter left the series over creative differences. 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