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The Batman Gets Summer 2021 Release Date Loses Ben Affleck as Batman

'The Batman' Gets Summer 2021 Release Date, Loses Ben Affleck as Batman

Pictures The Batman, it would appear WB decided to announce the official release date for the picture, and update everyone on the Ben Affleck situation.The Batfleck will NOT be a part of The Batman, as Affleck will reportedly be "passing the Bat-torch" to the next generation of caped crusader.The Batman will release on June 25th 2021.[...]

The Batman Still Happening Matt Reeves Updates on his Superhero Noir

'The Batman' Still Happening, Matt Reeves Updates on his Superhero Noir

Filmmaker Matt Reeves wants you to know- he's still working on bringing his vision for a detective noir Batman to the big screen. It's taking him some time, but it's because he wants to get it right. The War for the Planet of the Apes writer and director has been talking about creating a very different capped […]

Ben Affleck Spends Christmas with Jennifer Garner Inching Closer to Daredevil Reboot

Ben Affleck Spends Christmas with Jennifer Garner, Inching Closer to Daredevil Reboot

Affleck dropped out as director, then writer, of standalone Batfleck Batflick, The Batman, and rumors all year have claimed Warner Bros is looking for a graceful way to replace him in the beleaguered superhero movie franchise But recently, Affleck expressed a new desire to direct a Batman movie, and reportedly had fun filming Justice League[...]

Waffling Ben Affleck Says He Wants to Direct a Batman Movie

Waffling Ben Affleck Says He Wants to Direct a Batman Movie

We've written more than 60 articles about Affleck since last November, most of them having to do with his seeming inability to make a decision on the role.Originally, Affleck was set to write, direct, and star in The Batman, the standalone Batfleck Batflick that was meant to follow his role in Justice League However, Affleck[...]

Batman Gets His Justice League Hot Toys Release

Batman Gets His Justice League Hot Toys Release

Batman, the Ben Affleck version as he appears in Justice League, is getting a Hot Toys release. No official release date yet, but expect him sometime next year. This is the one most collectors have been anticipating for a long while now, and it looks like it will have been worth it.  "People said the […]


Ben Affleck Is Contemplating Starring In The Batman After Justice League

Ben Affleck Is "Contemplating" Starring In The Batman After Justice League

The past year or so of drama surrounding the question of Ben Affleck's future as Batman can best be described by a mental image of a man backing very slowly toward a door, hoping nobody notices he's trying to escape. But with Justice League about to hit theaters, we could finally be seeing the finale […]

Report: Ben Affleck Got Along Well With Fellow Actors In Justice League

Report: Ben Affleck Got Along Well With Fellow Actors In Justice League

The actor had previously appeared withdrawn, first dropping out of directing follow-up standalone Batfleck Batflick, The Batman, then no longer writing it, leading to rumors that he may not even want to star in it anymore Thankfully, it seems that finding the right ratio of actors to directors and a more lighthearted tone for the movie[...]


Caption This New Justice League Photo [CONTEST]

Caption This New Justice League Photo [CONTEST]

When a new photo showing off Wonder Woman, Batman, and The Flash from Justice League surfaced in a People Magazine interview this morning, we thought to ourselves: "What could be better than scoring a quick and easy clickbait article out of a dumb photo?" And then it hit us: scoring two quick and easy clickbait […]

Report: Warner Bros May Already Be Planning Ben Afflecks Departure From Batman

Report: Warner Bros May Already Be Planning Ben Affleck's Departure From Batman

Bleeding Cool has been covering Ben Affleck's long, drawn out exit from the Batman franchise for months now, and today the story takes another turn with a report from THR that claims Warner Bros is preparing for Affleck's exit after Justice League. Affleck first started acting wishy-washy about his plans to continue under the cowl when […]



Batfleck No More Ben Affleck Reportedly Wants Out Of Batman Role

Batfleck No More?! Ben Affleck Reportedly "Wants Out" Of Batman Role

Bleeding Cool has been reporting on Ben Affleck's wishy washy comments about The Batman for months. Affleck was originally supposed to write, direct, and star in the film. However, he repeatedly made comments to the effect of saying that he would only direct the movie if the script was going to be good.   At the […]



Getting To The Bottom Of Ben Afflecks Batty Behavior Regarding The Batman

Getting To The Bottom Of Ben Affleck's Batty Behavior Regarding The Batman

Ben Affleck's plans to write and direct a standalone Batman film, purportedly titled "The Batman," have been confusing to follow. Back in December, Affleck started making comments that led to speculation he was considering backing out of the project. First, Affleck said that he was going to take his time to get the movie right: He […]

Batman In Movie Starring Gal Gadot Is Best Batman Says Gal Gadot

Batman In Movie Starring Gal Gadot Is Best Batman, Says Gal Gadot

However, Bleeding Cool is confident in saying that Affleck is definitely in Gadot's top ten or twelve Batman, even if Batmen from all mediums are included."I think that Ben is such a good actor," Gadot said, really laying it on thick, of Batfleck, with whom she will continue to star as part of DC's cinematic[...]

Rumor: Batfleck In Jeopardy As Ben Afflecks The Batman Reportedly Delayed

Rumor: Batfleck In Jeopardy As Ben Affleck's "The Batman" Reportedly Delayed

It's been a wild ride for fans of Ben Affleck's performance as Batman over the past month. We started on a high note, with reports that Justice League 2 had been pushed back in favor of a Summer 2018 release for Affleck's standalone Bat-film, The Batman. However, Affleck almost immediately began hedging, saying that he […]