Director Matt Reeves’ new tackle Gotham’s caped crusader, The Batman, took heart stage at DC Fandome with a glance behind the scenes on the movie’s manufacturing and the reveal of the second trailer.
Robert Pattinson’s portrayal of Batman takes place within the early years of the crime fighter’s journey, taking cues from the Batman: 12 months One comics. Reeves describes this model as “a recluse rockstar in a decaying manor” and felt Pattinson was the appropriate individual for the function earlier than any auditions or display exams had been even carried out. Zoë Kravitz performs Selena Kyle (AKA Catwoman), who Reeves says had an perspective that was “so Selena” from the get-go. Kravitz talked about wanting Selena to really feel like an actual human being and never an thought.
Prior iterations of big-screen Batmen have utilized concern to beat their opponents, however this take feels extra direct and unwavering in his actions. Bruce says within the trailer, “when that gentle hits the sky; it isn’t only a name. It is a warning.” That is bolstered by the Terminator-esque automotive chase with Colin Farrel’s Oswald Cobblepot (who completely kills it from what we have seen up to now) on the conclusion of the trailer, the place Batman struts confidently/menacingly from an inferno in the direction of the basic Gotham villain.
Batman’s major foe this time round is The Riddler, performed by Paul Dano. Different names within the solid embrace Jeffrey Wright as James Gordon, Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth, Peter Sarsgaard as Gil Colson, and John Tuturro as Carmine Falcone. The Batman shall be launched solely in theaters on March 4, 2022.