UPDATED (9.20/14): ABC Detroit got some non-spoilerish video of the BvS shoot at "The Depot." >>> CLICK HERE TO VIEW.
Batmobile On-Location Filming Revving-Up in Detroit
Posted by Jett on Wednesday, September 10, 2014
Our friend "Shoeless" returned to let us know that on-location filming involving the BvS Batmobile is taking place in Detroit. Just as he sent it this report to BOF, set spy pics of The Batmobile were snapped up and posted online. >>> CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY.
UPDATE: Director Zack Snyder has released an official pic of The Batmobile and you can check it out HERE!
Another "Shoeless Spoilerless Scoop" & GCPD Squad Cars in Detroit
Posted by Jett on Thursday, September 4, 2014
"Shoeless" is back with another "spoilerless scoop" from the BATMAN v SUPERMAN set. CLICK HERE TO CHECK IT OUT! Heads up! If your avoiding ALL info about this film, don't read -- even though I don't think there's anything particularly spoilerish - in terms of runing the film for anyone - included.
BvS Filming On-Location in Detroit/The Batmobile? - UPATED! Posted by Jett on Monday, August 4, 2014
Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman Revealed
BvS Footage Shown at SDCC '14
Posted by Jett on Saturday, July 26, 2014
Hello from San Diego! And wow, what a Bat-Day!
We all expected Warner Bros. to release a pic of Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman at SDCC '14, AND THEY DID. But what we didn't expect - and I was DEAD A$$ WRONG - was WB showing footage from BATMAN v SUPERMAN...AND having Zack Snyder, Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, and Gal Gadot there to present it!
Well done Warner Bros., well done. BUT...
I was there too and you can check out my descrption of the very THE DARK KNIGHT RETURNS-ish footage RIGHT HERE.
WB Releases Official Batfleck Pic #2
Batfleck's Cape & Cowl Revealed...and they're BLACK!
Posted by Jett on Thursday, July 24, 2014
RUMOR: There's a Batman Baddie in BvS. >>> CLICK HERE TO FIND OUT WHICH ONE! - UPDATE/7/8/14: I'm DEBUNKING this story as not true, but you can read it anyway if you like!
Scoot McNairy Joins BvS Cast
ARGO actor Scoot McNairy has joined the cast of BvS. For the full story, CLICK RIGHT HERE!
Have you all been enjoying this week's celebration of BATMAN '89? Well, I have an exclusive interview with the man responsible for a "dark and serious" Batman making it to the big screen in the first place: Michael Uslan. >>> CLICK HERE FOR THE INTERVIEW which includes what he thinks of Ben Affleck as Batman.
Happy 25th Anniversary to BATMAN '89!
What were you doing 25 years ago today? Well, I was at my local theater standing in line to see Michael Keaton as Batman and Jack Nicholson as The Joker in BATMAN!
In honor of the silver anniversary of the first "dark and serious" Batman film (Thank you Mr. Uslan!), check out my B89 experience/tribute RIGHT HERE. BOF's Bobby Barrett's tip-of-the-bat-cap can be found HERE. Also, check out BOF's spawn -- MODERN MYTH MEDIA -- and Sean and company's (I was invited, but couldn't participate due to logistical issues as I'm currently in North-Central Minnesota) BATMAN '89 podcast/commentary HERE. You'll also find other B89 on articles on BOF's BATMAN 75 MAIN PAGE. AND...
I'll be talking to the great Michael Uslan about B89 - and other stuff - later this week, so stay tuned!
Film Review: SON OF BATMAN Posted by Jett on Sunday, April 20, 2014
Forbes' Mark Hughes was at Wondercon '14 this weekend representing BOF at all of the SON OF BATMAN festivities. CLICK HERE for Mark's review of the film as well as interviews with the cast and crew.
Synder: Why Batman is in the MOS Sequel Posted by Jett on Thursday, April 17, 2014
So, why is Batman in the MAN OF STEEL sequel? Mark Hughes asked director Zack Snyder and you can CLICK RIGHT HERE to read what he said.
1st Official BvS Set Pic? Posted by Jett on Wednesday, April 16, 2014
Has an official photo from the set of BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN been revealed? CLICK HERE and decide for yourself!
Hans Zimmer Will Score BvS Posted by Jett on Tuesday, April 15, 2014
Hans Zimmer has confirmed that he will score BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN. Will he write new Batman music, or use his stuff from "The Dark Knight Trilogy?" >>> CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL STORY!
FYI: I've heard the film's official title and logo might be revealed soon. As far as Ben Affleck's Bat-Suit, all I'll say is that we'll see it officially before there's any chance of the reveal coming from spy pics. So stay tuned!
Yes, it's animated, but it's still BATMAN ON FILM! CLICK HERE for the latest SON OF BATMAN images and video clip. Also, if you're going to Wondercon '14, there's some info included you will want to read.
Hunter, 2 Others Joint BvS Cast Posted by Jett on Wednesday, April 3, 2014
SON OF BATMAN: Killer Croc Clip/5 New Images Posted by Jett on Wednesday, April 2, 2014
Sorry, the following is not BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN news, but it is Batman on film news.
Warner Bros. has provided BOF with 5 preview images and one video clip -- featuring Killer Croc -- from the upcoming animated Bat-Film, SON OF BATMAN. >>> CLICK HERE FOR THE VIDEO AND IMAGES!
Don't worry, filming for BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN (or whatever it's ultimately titled) will be underway soon, so sit tight 'cause the news and pictures will be a-coming! Also, if you haven't checked out BOF's coverage of Batman's 75th anniversary, please do so RIGHT HERE! BOF is your #1 spot for #BATMAN75, trust me!
BvS's Batmobile is Finished, Jeremy Irons Talks Alfred/BvS Posted by Jett on Wednesday, March 12, 2014
Snyder Talks BvS! Posted by Jett on Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Finally, a bit of BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN news! It's not all that much, but director Zack Snyder reveals when the film will start shooting, how he geeks out around the Batman and Superman suits, and says he plans to "explode" the worlds of Batman and Superman. >>> CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL REPORT!
BvS Michigan Shoot Update...and More! Posted by Jett on Saturday, February 8, 2014
Our good 'ol friend "Doctor Detroit" is back with a pretty interesting, but non-spoilerish, update on what's going on with BvS up in Michigan...and possibly LA as well. >>> CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL REPORT!
Irons, Eisenberg Cast as Alfred, Lex in BvS Posted by Jett on Friday, January 31, 2014
Well, we have our new Lex Luthor and Alfred Pennyworth. To see who has been cast, CLICK RIGHT HERE!
SON OF BATMAN: Trailer, Synopsis, Box Art Posted by Jett on Friday, January 26, 2014
The SON OF BATMAN is coming! As an animated film, of course. Check out the trailer, synopsis, and Blu-ray box art RIGHT HERE!
REPORT: BvS Pushed Back 'til May 2016 Posted by Jett on Friday, January 17, 2014
Right now, I don't know what to make of this. Thus, I'll comment once I'm more informed.
Per VARIETY.COM, the sequel to MAN OF STEEL -- which we are currently calling BATMAN VS. SUPERMAN -- has been pushed back/rescheduled to a May 6, 2016 release date. Stay tuned.
UPDATE: For the latest on what I can gather is the reason behind the film's push-back, CLICK HERE!
"A Kryptonian Wonder Woman? Hypothesis Behind the Sh*storm" Posted by Jett on Friday, January 10, 2014
See the headline? Y'all know EXACTLY what I'm talking about! Read my take on the whole matter RIGHT HERE!
Batman-Centric Clip From JUSTICE LEAGUE: WAR Posted by Jett on Wednesday, January 8, 2014
Check out THIS Batman-centric clip from the upcoming animated film, JUSTICE LEAGUE: WAR. Batman shaking down a monster? Eh...
Well, it’s been on “eventful” last few days here at BOF to say the least. I’m coming out guns ‘a blazin’ this weekend with a retort to all the BS, but in the meantime, I want to thank ALL of the BOF’ers – and many of y’all have been with me since ’98 – for the support. I also want to thank Mark Hughes – my good friend a longtime BOF contributor – for not only having BOF’s back, but for publically standing up for what SHOULD be right when it comes to online media and the way outlets report their “news.” Mark and I both are longtime supporters of all the good folks out there who love comic books and superhero movies but, unfortunately, have their voices drowned out by the small -- but embarrassingly vocal -- minority of fandom.
I also want to acknowledge the following sites for seeing through the BS...
Batmobile Chase Scene to Film During Michigan Shoot? Posted by Jett on Monday, January 6, 2014
"Doctor Detroit" is back with a bit of info when a big chase scene involving The Batmobile will be filmed in Michigan. >>> CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL REPORT!
It seems that many outlets have taken bits and pieces from a recent BOF MAILBAG -- which of course is full of my opinion -- and presented as if I am claiming these things to be fact. Well, they are WRONG. Click on the mailbag link below for the mailbag -- if you missed it -- and to see my update.
Happy 20th Anniversary to MASK OF THE PHANTASM! Posted by Jett on Friday, December 27, 2013
It's been 20 years since one of the best Batman films -- animated or live-action -- hit theaters. BOF celebrates the 20th anniversary of BATMAN: MASK OF THE PHANTASMRIGHT HERE!
I recently was interviewed by UNLEASH THE FANBOY. It seems they think I'm one of the "Founder Fathers" of geek/genre websites. >>> CLICK HERE TO CHECK IT OUT!
Joaquin Phoenix Up for Lex? ARGO Scribe Doing Re-Writes? Posted by Jett on Wednesday, December 18, 2013