Ben Affleck: The Batman Is ‘Ahead Of The Curve’


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) What's going on with Ben Affleck's The Batman? At this point your guess is as good as mine. After it looked like everything was going well for the upcoming film, Affleck backtracked to the point of saying he wouldn't even make the film if he didn't think it would be … [Read more...]

Ben Affleck’s Batman Delays Zack Snyder’s Justice League 2


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment are still working out the kinks of their DC Extended Universe films. So far, all three released films have been critically panned, and they seem to get worse and worse after every release. There's a definite hope that Patty … [Read more...]

Warner Bros. Eyeing July 2018 Release For Ben Affleck’s The Batman


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) While the release date for Ben Affleck's The Batman hasn't been confirmed – it seems July 2018 is a likely bet. Warner Bros. originally scheduled Aquaman for July 27, 2018, but has since moved it to October 5 of that year. The studio has confirmed that the slot … [Read more...]

Two New Characters Rumored For Justice League


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The DC Extended Universe is still full steam ahead with Wonder Woman next summer, and Justice League following soon after in the fall. While we know that Cyborg, The Flash, Wonder Woman, Batman, Aquaman, and Superman will make up the Justice League a new report … [Read more...]

Ben Affleck’s Batman Movie Gets A Title, Plus Why Deathstroke Is The Villain


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) After Ben Affleck was announced as Batman for Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, I was one of the few who thought he could possibly play the character well. While the film was a disappointment, most of the casting decisions were spot on, including Affleck, who … [Read more...]

When Is Ben Affleck’s Batman Film Coming Out? Maybe Sooner Than You Thought


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. haven't actually been off to a great start with their DC shared universe outings. While the three films that currently compose the DC Extended Universe have been successful at the box-office, the critics haven't been particularly … [Read more...]

Update: Joe Manganiello Cast As Deathstroke In Batman Film


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Update: Joe Manganiello will be playing Deathstroke, per exec Geoff Johns to the Wall Street Journal (hat tip: /Film). One of the most surprising things about Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice for a lot of fans was that Ben Affleck made a great Batman. While my … [Read more...]

Comic-Con 2016: A Geek’s Reaction To The Justice League Sizzle Reel


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) DC and Warner Bros. blew the roof off Hall H at Comic-Con 2016 with an assortment of first looks, including Wonder Woman and a special Suicide Squad remix trailer. Now, the studio unleashes the Justice League sizzle reel! Take a look … [Read more...]

Batman Movie Set In Arkham Asylum With Multiple Villains?


By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Ben Affleck's solo Batman film will reportedly be set in Arkham Asylum and will feature a 'lot of villains'. While this does sound exciting, it should be taken with a large pinch of salt, as reputable fansite Batman-On-Film – which has broken big stories in the … [Read more...]

Warner Bros. Developing A Harley Quinn Film


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) The DC Extended Universe films are a bit of a mess right now. Warner Bros. wanted to make a big splash with their foray into the wonderful wide world of interconnected super hero films with Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, but instead that hit with more of a … [Read more...]

WB Places Geoff Johns and Jon Berg In Charge of DC Films

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice wasn't as terrible as the critics made it sound to be, but it also wasn't that good, either. It made money at the box office ($869.8 million worldwide as of May 18, 2016), but not as much as the studio thought it would. For … [Read more...]

I Was Wrong About Ben Affleck As Batman

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By James DeRuvo (doddleNEWS) Back in 2013 when Ben Affleck was cast as an aging Bruce Wayne for Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice, the fall out was brutal. Everyone seemed to hate it, even though Warner Bros. considered it a casting and directing coup (Affleck was a critical and awards favorite … [Read more...]

First Teaser For Batman: The Killing Joke Animated Film

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By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) One of the most definitive comics of the 1980's has to be Batman: The Killing Joke, written by Alan Moore and art by Brian Bolland. The story, which was originally written as part of the Elseworlds series (alternate universes), delves into the Joker's past, and … [Read more...]

Ben Affleck Has Already Written The Batman Solo Movie


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) Ever since Ben Affleck was cast as Batman in Zack Snyder's Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, there have been rumors that the only reason he accepted was because he was promised that he could write and direct his own Batman film. Last July, news leaked out that … [Read more...]

New Trailer: The LEGO Batman Movie

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By Mark Hodge (doddleNEWS) Following the hilarious first trailer, The LEGO Batman Movie has returned with another side-splitting preview. And with Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice offering little in the way of laughs – the animated version of the caped crusader is here to add some … [Read more...]

Movie Review: Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice


By Danny F. Santos (doddleNEWS) For three years now, Warner Bros. and DC Entertainment have been teasing us with the superhero fights to end all fights. For three years they've been promising to show us what they could do with a shared universe and now that film, Batman V Superman: Dawn of … [Read more...]