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batman vs superman producer 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

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'

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Bryan Singer’s Superman Returns was not the box office success executives at Warner Bros. hoped it would be, which is why the entire franchise was quickly rebooted with Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel. However, before that decision was made, Singer had plenty of ideas of what he wanted to do for a Superman sequel – and now the filmmaker has shared some of… Continue reading Bryan Singer Reveals What Went Wrong on 'Superman Returns' and Shares His Thoughts on 'Man of Steel'

Reviews, Features and Interviews

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

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