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If you walked into a comic shop and said the name “Zack Snyder,” you may receive some strange looks. Snyder’s name can be a polarizing topic of conversation among comic book fans, because for just as many “haters” of the director’s work, you’ll likely find just as many ardent defenders. This is, of course, because Snyder has tackled two of the most beloved comic book properties… Continue reading Comics on Film: Why Not Tying 'Batman vs. Superman' to the Comics Is a Good Thing

465117665 Batman vs. Superman Producer Couldnt Be More Excited About Ben AffleckThe announcement that Ben Affleck had been cast as Batman in Zack Snyder’s… Continue reading 'Batman vs. Superman' Producer 'Couldn't Be More Excited' About Ben Affleck

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Need to kill some time? Wanna listen to two dudes nerd out on some movies? On this week’s episode of the FanCast movies podcast, our own Erik Davis and Sean O’Connell discuss what is arguably the week’s biggest news story: the casting of Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor in the Man of Steel sequel, tentetively titled Batman vs. Superman. Also, in honor of the Winter… Continue reading Listen: The Winter Olympics, 'Batman vs. Superman' and Why You Need to See 'The Lego Movie'

Reviews, Features and Interviews

rinko kikuchi kumiko the treasure hunter Best of the Week: The Women Who Ruled Sundance, Plus the Benefits of the Batman vs. Superman Delay and More

The Women Who Ruled the 2014 Sundance Film Festival by Jeff Bayer and Erik Davis

Sundance at Midnight: ‘Cooties’ Finds Elijah Wood and Rainn Wilson Fighting a Pack of Zombie First Graders by Erik Davis

Zach Braff’s ‘Wish I Was Here’ Is a Pretty Terrific Spiritual Sequel to ‘Garden State’ by Erik Davis

The Kevin Costner Renaissance Has Only Just Begun by Alexander Huls

Five Things Every First Timer Should… Continue reading Best of the Week: The Women Who Ruled Sundance, Plus the Benefits of the 'Batman vs. Superman' Delay and More

batman vs superman 2016 Comics on Film: Why the Delay in Batman vs. Superman Is a Good Thing

It’s funny how fast things can change, isn’t it? One week ago, this column took its time in trying to hash out both sides of the Man of Steel sequel’s impending July 2015 release date and the implications it would have on a possible Justice League sequel. Not even 48 hours later, Movies.com’s headline story detailed that the highly anticipated film that would team up Henry Cavill’s Superman with Ben Affleck’s… Continue reading Comics on Film: Why the Delay in 'Batman vs. Superman' Is a Good Thing