When one watches a Zack Snyder film, you have to know what to expect as a viewer. You're not going to be seeing an intense Martin Scorsese-like drama about sin and redemption, or a Godardian critique of capitalist society. Instead, as exemplified in previous Snyder films like “Sucker Punch,” “Man of Steel,” and “300,” you're [...]
As I pressed play, I wondered what was in store for me. My gut feeling was that it would likely be "better" than the Whedon Version, but at what cost? Below is a list of thoughts that danced through my mind while I absorbed the pinnacle of DCEU epicness.
Warner Bros and DC have wedged themselves into a tight spot following the over-hype and subsequent backlash of the first few films in their DCEU. “Man of Steel” was criticized for being too angsty. “Batman V Superman” was lambasted for being exactly what fans said they always wanted, a movie with so many inside references [...]
This article includes MILD Spoilers for "Batman V Superman:Dawn of Justice" With all the religious imagery that is contained within "Dawn of Justice" it shouldn't be a surprise that they released it over Easter Weekend. What IS surprising is the deleted scene that was released by Warner Brothers today. Aptly titled "Communion" it gives us [...]
An issue with comic book films is their intended audiences are so wide and varied there is no way to please them all. The “best” elements to some will be the aspects that ruin it for others. “Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice” is certainly blessed/cursed by this very paradox. Zack Snyder sets the tone [...]