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Category Archive: Movie Editorials

Review: Justice League: Gods and Monsters

THE PLOT: In a divergent timeline where General Zod inserted his essence into the egg of the House of El, the DC Universe as we know it is completely unrecognizable. Superman, the adopted son of...

Review: Legends of the Knight

Before I start my review, I have to admit that I thought this movie was going to be a sad, depressing documentary that would make me feel bad about people in difficult situations. I had seen the...

Review: Batman: Assault on Arkham

The latest installment from Warner Bros. Animated is more of an homage to the Arkham game series than a standalone film. However, “Batman: Assault on Arkham” certainly tries its best to...

Review of Batman v Superman Comic Con Teaser

  Greetings my Bat children. By now, most of you have seen the leaked footage of upcoming “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” In a word, it is epic. What follows will be a...

"Wholly Speculation Batman" Part II: The Suit and Front of the Batmobile

So was Zack Snyder telling us that Batman was hiding underneath the tarp yesterday next to the Batmobile? Apparently the tarp came off, and the cowl came on for our new Batman and his iconic vehicle....

"Wholly Speculation Batman!" – Over Analyzing The Batmobile Tease

Earlier today, we reported Zack Snyder's Twitter account teased us with this image of the new Batmobile.     Being a tease, this image is every bit as frustrating, alluring, and...

Review: Son of Batman

In the recently released animated feature, Son of Batman, Grant Morrison and Andy Kubert's comic storyline for their title, Batman and Son, gets a fresh adaptation. That is not to say that this...

Review: Batman Beyond Animated Short

The 75th Anniversary of Batman is still sprinting off the starting line, with another animated tribute short. After Bruce Timm debuted Batman: Strange Days, Warner Bros. released an animated short of...

Trailer Review: Batman: Assault on Arkham

The wonderful creative team that helms the DC Animated Universe has released a trailer for the upcoming Batman: Assault on Arkham. It is about a minute and a half to tease us on the next adventure in...

The Pragmatic Knight: The Batman of the Christopher Nolan Films

  With Batman turning 75 this year, I pondered as to what exactly should I do to mark this grand occasion. Having already briefly explained why the character appeals to me, I now turn to a big...

Review: Justice League: War

The reimagining of the formation of the Justice League is DC Animated's latest release, "Justice League: War." It is based on Jim Lee and Geoff Johns' New 52 reboot of the titular...

Reaction to Man of Steel 2 Casting Announcement

  Out of all movie news of late none have been more surprising than the items circulating about the upcoming Batman/Superman team up picture. Between the recent 10 month delay in release date...

Thoughts on Wonder Woman and Gal Gadot

  Warner Bros. has now officially thrown down the gauntlet, like their surprise Batman/Superman announcement in July, no one saw this coming. Not only is Wonder Woman going to be in the much...

Stan Lee Says Man Of Steel 2 Cameo Will Guarantee Success‏

  You would think the advent of Batman and Superman appearing in a live action film together for the first time would be a guaranteed success but Stan Lee jokingly says that if that alone...

TBU Fan Made: Man of Steel 2 Trailer

  Today, I wanted to show off a fan made trailer that shows off what the sequel of Man of Steel could look like with Ben Affleck as Batman and the recently rumored Bryan Cranston as Lex Luthor....

Dick Goes to Hollywood

       I was listening to the latest TBU Podcast the other day and the classic “would Robin work in a Batman film” discussion arose again. From what I understand, most...

Two Comic Book Movie Castings More Controversial than Ben Affleck

  As the world recently found out, Ben Affleck was announced as the new Batman for the upcoming Man of Steel sequel. The internet decided to take a break from cat videos and reposting memes to...

Initial Reaction to Ben Affleck as Batman in Man of Steel Sequel

  I truly got sucker punched this morning when I turned on my computer. Seeing the news that Ben Affleck was playing Batman in the Man of Steel sequel was so surreal that for the first time in...

Batman, Superman and Ben Affleck: What does it mean for the Next Superman Movie

  If you have any access to the internet at all then you cannot have helped but notice that just under a month after Warner Bros. announced that Batman would feature in the next Superman film...

Review: Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox

Having not read the comic, it is with great interest and dread that I sat down to watch DC’s latest attempt at an animated adaptation of a popular storyline. “The Flashpoint...

Video of the Day: Heath Ledger’s Joker Diary

  It's well known that during the filming of "The Dark Knight," Heath Ledger kept a diary while preparing for his iconic role as the Joker. Well now a video has recently surfaced...

DCU Spotlight: Rumor: WB Looking for New Writer for Justice League Movie

  It looks like there's more trouble for the Justice League movie, as there is a report over at Badassdigest.com, saying that Warner Bros. is not happy with the script Will Beall wrote for...

Review: Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Part 2

The second installment of the animated film version of Frank Miller’s famed graphic novel picks up right where we left off and hits the ground running. The media sensationalism continues to...

Review: Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Part 2

If you remember all the way back to September of last year you will probably recall I was not at all positive about The Dark Knight Returns Part One. In my opinion it suffered all the myriads that...

No Oscar Nominations For The Dark Knight Rises

Today the nominations for the 85th Academy Awards awards were announced , and while Warner Bros. made a strong push for the film to be nominated in several main categories, The Dark Knight Rises...

Batman Film Rumor Mill: Armie Hammer as Batman?

Some may remember that back in 2007 there was a Justice League film that was in pre-production. The film was set to be directed by George Miller and the role of Batman was filled by Armie Hammer. The...

Review: Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Part 1

There are graphic novels that I can't remember as well as I remember this one. The level of storytelling, especially through the use of the media in Gotham City. The animated film of Frank...

Video of the Day: Batman Corrects Spiderman

I know there are some Spiderman fans out there who also may be Batman fans. This video that I am showing off today, not only takes a dig at the new Spiderman movie, but also again shows that Batman...

How to Find the Batman Films Online

  If you read my article yesterday about where to rank the Batman films, you may feel the need to rewatch them over again before you rank them.   With the Internet, you can put yourself one...

Ranking the Batman Live-Action Films

Ever watch a Batman films and try to decide how they rank to the other films? Well, I have and I decided to give my two cents on howthey should be ranked.   Have you seen all the Batman films?...