Is WB After Benedict Cumberbatch For a DC Movie Role?

  Casting rumors are a dime a dozen in this day and age, so take from this what you will, but word is circulating that Benedict Cumberbatch, BBC’s Sherlock, is being eyed for a part in an upcoming DC Comics movie, possibly in the already filming Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, maybe Justice League. The velvet voiced actor is in high demand, coming of his recent Emmy win, especially for voice work, besides his role as Smaug in The Hobbit movies, he is also voicing a part in the Penguins of Madagascar and Shere Khan, in the Jungle Book … Continue reading

WB Goes Big With DC Comic Film Slate

  To call it ambitious would be an understatement, but if former Deadline editor, Nikki Finke is correct, Warner Brothers will be diving in head first into the comic book movie pool with 7 movies between May 2016 and May 2018. May 6 2016 – Batman v Superman… July 2016 – Shazam Christmas 2016 – Sandman May 2017 – Justice League July 2017 – Wonder Woman Christmas 2017 – A Flash and Green Lantern team-up film May 2018 – Man Of Steel 2 She reports that we can expect official word from WB at Comic Con this July, in San Diego.  … Continue reading

Breaking News: Batman vs. Superman Gets Official Title

  Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. Looks more like something you’d see on a judge’s docket than a cineplex marquee, but that is what Variety is reporting the official title for their upcoming Man of Steel sequel, staring Henry Cavill as Superman and Ben Affleck as Batman which has just begun shooting in Detroit, Michigan this week.  The film is directed by Zack Snyder. The rather awkwardly phrased title suggests that this story will be the impetuous for a group of heroes, including Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) and Cyborg (Ray Fisher) to form the Justice League. Justice … Continue reading

BATMAN! – FIRST LOOK!

Zack Snyder continues to tease fans from his twitter account.  Yesterday he gave us all a little upskirt peek at the Batmobile’s rear bumper. This time Snyder delivers’ the full Affleck.  Ben Affleck that is,  in his full Batman costume. Well, that is a dark and moody Batman if I ever saw one.   And while it’s very striking image, we here at Geeksville want to see more so we called out tech department to see what they can tease out of the image for us. Here’s what they came back with Better but what about that Batsuit? Let’s see if … Continue reading

Get a Glimpse of the New Batmobile

Zack Snyder pulled the tarp back just a bit, and tweeted the first glimpse of the Batmobile that will be featured in the upcoming Batman vs. Superman movie. You ready? Well…  it is a glimpse.  It looks somewhere between the Tumbler of Nolan’s trilogy, and the Val Kilmer model, with that shrouded tail fin. Obviously we will be getting some better looks soon. The film begins shooting this week in and around Detroit, MI.  Fans in the area will get to see Ben Affleck behind the wheel, as the action gets started on the Motor City streets. The cast of … Continue reading