The Fate of the Justice League Movie Dependent on the Success of Man of Steel

The success of Man of Steel will decide the fate of the Justice League film. The heads of Warner Bros have indicated that they will wait for the release of Zack Snyder's Superman movie in June before deciding whether to move forward on the DC Comics ensemble, according to Variety. © DC Comics has claimed that the studio is wary, having only met success with Christopher Nolan's Batman films in recent years. 

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2011's Green Lantern was a commercial and critical flop. Gangster Squad's Will Beall is attached to script Justice League, but the search for a director will apparently not continue for the time being. 

Man of Steel – which stars Amy Adams and Henry Cavill – will debut in cinemas on June 14. 

Superman Exploders: The craziest toy you’ve ever seen! (MOS Spoiler Alert)

Okay so all the actual footage (below) is really from "Superman Returns" but the toys themselves could be revealing major plot points from the movie!! Not to mention the ridiculousness of the toys. "Watch Superman soar into action!" as the kid throws him into other toys! He doesn't soar at all! Too funny!

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DVD Cover Art Revealed for Lego Batman: The Movie

Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has released the cover art for Lego Batman: The Movie.

The 71 minute CG animated movie features Batman, Robin and Superman taking on Lex Luthor and The Joker. The release is set to be packed with a Clark Kent Lego mini-figure. Here's an image of the artwork below.

Lego Batman: The Movie is set for release on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD on May 21:

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Superman’s best pal, ‘JENNY’ Olsen?!

Clark Kent's Daily Planet colleague Jimmy Olsen could change gender for the upcoming Superman reboot Man of Steel. Actress Rebecca Buller is listed as Jenny Olsen on the movie's IMDb page, leading to fan speculation that the character has been reinvented for Zack Snyder's film.

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The most recent Man of Steel trailer featured a scene of Laurence Fishburne's Perry White and Buller running away from an explosion in Metropolis, suggesting that her character is a Daily Planet employee. Buller's role in the film has yet to be confirmed by Warner Bros or any official sources on the production. Jimmy Olsen, a photographer known as 'Superman's Pal', first appeared in Action Comics #6 in 1938. 

Joseph Gordon-Levitt Debunks Man of Steel Cameo Rumor (Video)

While at the Sundance Film Festival, Joseph Gordon-Levitt was asked about the rumor of him appearing in Man Of Steel as Batman. 

 


 

"I hadn't heard that one. It just goes to show how much you can believe rumors. I don't think you should believe in any of them. If there's something I'm going to be in, I'm going to tell you about it. I put it on my Twitter that I was in Sin City 2, so TRUST me, I'll tell you." 

Hans Zimmer on Creating the Theme for Man of Steel (Video)

Hans Zimmer spoke on his theme for "Man of Steel" during an interview at the 2012 Festival Musique et Cinéma in Paris

"You do what you think is appropriate to the movie. So that's why with 'Man of Steel' I'm going to try to do something different. I have a very long theme. [Laughs] If you try to reinvent something, some times for better or for worse, you have to go and make it your own. You can't use somebody else's great idea."