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Jason Momoa Shares 'Aquaman' Bts Photo from the Justice League Set

5 hours ago | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Actor Jason Momoa took to his official Instagram to post about his opposition of the Dakota Access Pipeline. In the picture you can see Momoa in his 'Aquaman' attire complete with scale tattoos which are the actors real tattoos. In his Instagram post the actor writes:

"I support the #NativeYouth of #StandingRockRez. I signed the petition to stop the #DakotaAccess Pipeline, your turn click on the link in my bio. Please take a second to check out what's happening. Mahalo Ezra @panterasarah and shai. For spreading the awareness Aloha j."

I support the #NativeYouth of #StandingRockRez. I signed the petition to stop the #DakotaAccess Pipeline, your turn click on the link in my bio. Please take a second to check out what's happening. Mahalo Ezra @panterasarah and shai. For spreading the awareness Aloha j.

A photo posted by Jason Momoa (@prideofgypsies) on May 4, 2016 at 11:13am Pdt

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El Diablo Actor Jay Hernandez Holds Up Suicide Squad As “Next Step” In Dceu

5 hours ago | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

In many ways, it is 2013’s Man of Steel that can be considered ground zero of Warner Bros.’ budding DC Extended Universe, teeing up the aesthetic and general tone of what’s still to come along the studio’s slate. Much of that style bled into Zack Snyder’s Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, though it’s really the arrival of David Ayer’s Suicide Squad that will steer Warner’s juggernaut into uncharted territory.

Assembling Task Force X in all of their erratic and capricious glory, Ayer – best known for End of Watch and the excellent Fury – is juggling a group of supervillains united under a common cause. And it’s for this reason actor Jay Hernandez considers Suicide Squad to be “the next step” in the evolution of superhero movies.

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Jason Momoa Shares Aquaman Photo from Justice League Set

18 hours ago | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Production got under way on the highly-anticipated Justice League Part 1 last month in the U.K., with Zack Snyder at the helm, but we have yet to get any story details or an official cast list from Warner Bros. as of yet. We haven't heard anything about the production thus far, aside from the movie adding J.K. Simmons as Commissioner Gordon and Willem Dafoe in a mystery role, and bringing back Jeremy Irons as Alfred from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, along with the previously-confirmed Justice League members. While we wait for more details, Jason Momoa has given us another glimpse at his Aquaman look in a new photo.

The actor took to his Instagram page earlier today to share a new photo, presumably from the Justice League Part 1 set, where he's seen sporting his elaborate Aquaman tattoos and full beard. The actor is seen holding up a sign »

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‘Batman v Superman’ Won’t Be Joining $1 Billion Box Office Club

4 May 2016 9:41 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Remember when “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” opened on March 25 to huge fanfare and a huge $166 million domestic box office haul? Seems so long ago. After six weeks in theaters, Warner Bros.DC Comics action epic starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill has stalled well short of the $1 billion mark, earning $863.2 million worldwide. That’s an impressive achievement, but it’s significantly less than the $1.5 billion that Marvel’s own superhero-mashup “The Avengers” grossed worldwide in 2012. And that film paved the way for the studio’s Marvel Cinematic Universe worth billions more. Sources at Warner Bros. told TheWrap that. »

- Meriah Doty

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Killer Croc Actor Talks "Squad" Role

4 May 2016 8:29 AM, PDT | Dark Horizons | See recent Dark Horizons news »

One of the least talked about, but most well known characters in the upcoming "Suicide Squad" film is Batman villain Killer Croc. Having appeared in both the animated series and the 'Arkham' video game series, the David Ayer-directed film will be the character's first big screen outing.

Now, actor Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje has spoken with Coming Soon about his take on the villain which he says is a fully-formed character at the film's start and one who has fought against Ben Affleck's Batman before:

"At the time you meet him in this film, he's a fully fledged criminal. He's really one of the baddest criminals known to be roaming in Gotham, hence his lockup in Arkham. He's tangled with the Batman and here he is amongst these other foes. He's very much a formidable force at the time that you meet him."

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- Garth Franklin

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Are You Ready For A 'The Killing Joke' And 'Suicide Squad' Joker Double Feature?

4 May 2016 7:20 AM, PDT | LatinoReview | See recent LatinoReview news »

Fans of DC's Clown Prince of Crime are going to have a very special week later this year. When August comes around, there'll be a week that begins with the release of the DC animated film, The Killing Joke, and ends with the debut of Jared Leto's Joker in Suicide Squad.

Amazon has just revealed that The Killing Joke, based on the beloved graphic novel by Alan Moore and featuring the iconic voice of Mark Hamill, will be released on August 2. That's just three days before David Ayer's Suicide Squad is unleashed upon the world. Hamill and Leto will be joined by Kevin Conroy and Ben Affleck as the Batmen to their Jokers in those respective titles.

It's going to be a Joker-filled week of mayhem! Are you excited for the killer double-header of The Killing Joke and Suicide Squad?

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Geek Girl Navigating the World- Oh, Batman, Oh Superman, What Happened?

4 May 2016 7:06 AM, PDT | Boomtron | See recent Boomtron news »

I went to see “Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice” on opening day. Usually, the column about a movie I’ve seen gets posted within a couple of days of the viewing. This one, on the other hand, has taken much longer than I wanted it to, mostly because I needed that much longer to process it.

Superhero movies are one of those things I love. They rank right up there with books, quality cheese, better bourbon, and these incredible chocolate stout cookies a lady in my home city sells. It’s a shock to my system to walk out of a movie starring titans of the comic book circuit feeling ambivalent.

Dawn of Justice” wasn’t a horrible movie, but it wasn’t great either. I walked out of the theater hopped up on caffeine and still couldn’t muster the energy to discuss what I’d just seen with my friends. »

- Patricia

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5 Reasons Ben Affleck's Solo Batman Movie Needs To Use The Hush Story Arc

4 May 2016 6:37 AM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

Say what you will about the current shaky ground of the Dceu, the future still looks bright for the members of the Justice League. The one Justice League member who has us particularly excited is also arguably the most popular: The Dark Knight. Ben Affleck’s solo Batman movie has slowly but surely started to take shape, with recent developments stating that Red Hood will not make an appearance, and that the film will feature a large number of villains.   With that in mind, we think this is a perfect time for DC to finally adapt the modern classic Batman storyline, Hush. A personal battle between Bruce Wayne and his childhood friend Tommy Elliot, Hush was written by Jeph Loeb and blew audiences away when it hit shelves back in 2003. In the years since its release, it has become a quintessential Batman read, and more than worthy of »

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Elektra Video Reminds Us Jennifer Garner's Superhero Movie Had Tons Of Problems

3 May 2016 9:59 PM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

Much like Daredevil and The Punisher before her, Elektra has seen a second lease on life thanks to her inclusion in the Netflix reboot. But before redemption, there is always sin . and boy, is Elektra full of sin, as you'll see in the video below. As you'd expect, and as the video above has confirmed, Cinema Sins is on the prowl once more. This time, the 2005 pseudo-sequel to Ben Affleck's Daredevil is in the crosshairs, and Elektra is just as sinful as you'd expect. With a whopping final sin count of 148, Jennifer Garner's second bite at the apple beats out her initial outing's sin count of 79 . almost twice the sins of 2003's Daredevil. Considering how confusing the opening narration seems when trying to lay down a basic framework, we're not surprised. Now there's a lot of garden variety Cinema Sins that are committed by this film: tons of logos, »

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What To Expect From Killer Croc In Suicide Squad

3 May 2016 6:42 PM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

With its rich cast of villains fighting against their better impulses in order to save the world, Suicide Squad is going to have a lot of backstory to fill its viewers in on. Though if you're impatient to know what sort of state Killer Croc will be in when he joins the team, you've come to the right place, as Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje has dished some details on the villain's introduction. During an interview with ComingSoon.net, the Suicide Squad star informed the site that Killer Croc will be somewhat specially prepared for the trials ahead, as he's already fought up against Ben Affleck's Batman. Agbaje explained as follows: At the time you meet him in this film, he.s a fully-fledged criminal. He.s really one of the baddest criminals known to be roaming in Gotham, hence his lockup in Arkham. He.s tangled with the Batman and here »

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Suicide Squad actor Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje talks cannibalism, underwater scenes, and Killer Croc prep

3 May 2016 3:08 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

People may still be debating the fate of the DC Extended Universe in a post-Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice world, and paying close attention to any behind-the-scenes Justice League drama, but that hasn’t stopped the hype train for the next DC cinematic property, David Ayer’s Suicide Squad. The film is still high on our team’s most-anticipated list, and now that the summer movie season is upon us, it’s time for the members of the Squad to begin their marketing push.

The latest big of information comes from Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, who is playing classic Batman foe Killer Croc. In a new interview with ComingSoon, Akinnuoye-Agbaje revealed what he did to prepare for the role, how established the character is in the larger DC Extended Universe, and teased that there will be several underwater sequences in the film.

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New Ben Affleck Solo Batman Movie Rumored To Feature Tons Of Major Villains,New Details

3 May 2016 10:12 AM, PDT | OnTheFlix | See recent OnTheFlix news »

According to a new report from Batman News, some new sources have come out of the woodworks to spill some possible, new spoiler rumors for the upcoming Ben Affleck solo Batman flick. It turns out that it's going to include just about every major villain in the Batman universe! They reportedly are trying to make this the definitive Batman movie and to tell the ultimate Batman story! Here is what their sources have explained: "Many, if not most, members of Batman’s rogue’s gallery will be making appearances in the film. It’s going to be crammed with Bat villains, which means that just about every major bad guy you’ve ever wanted to see in a movie will be in this movie. According to my sources Affleck and Geoff Johns, who have been working with him on the film, want to make the definitive Batman film. They want »

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John Krasinski is the new Jack Ryan

3 May 2016 1:15 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

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John Krasinski will play the role of Jack Ryan in Amazon Prime’s new TV series...

John Krasinski has nabbed the role of Jack Ryan, which has previously been inhabited by Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, Ben Affleck and Chris Pine. Krasinski is attached to portray Tom Clancy’s iconic action hero as the title character of a new Amazon Prime TV series. 

Mr Krasinski is perhaps best known as Jim from the American version of The Office. He’s also appeared in 13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers Of Benghazi, Away We Go, Leatherheads, It’s Complicated and BoJack Horseman (where he was the voice of Secretariat, if you were wondering). 

Amazon is said to have fought off many other buyers to procure the new Jack Ryan series, which boasts Lost alumni Carlton Cuse and Graham Roland among its writing staff. Skydance Media, Paramount TV, and Michael Bay’s »

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Justice League – Part 1: Jeremy Irons confirms his return

2 May 2016 10:03 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

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Zack Snyder's Justice League – Part 1 will indeed find room for Jeremy Irons' Alfred...

Not a massive surprise this, but it’s been confirmed nonetheless: Jeremy Irons will indeed be reprising the role of Alfred in Zack Snyder’s Justice League – Part 1.

Irons debuted his take on Bruce Wayne/Batman’s butler in Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice, and was seen as one of the most positive things in the film. Chatting with Showbiz 411, Irons confirmed that he’s playing Alfred for the foreseeable future too, and is likely to appear in Ben Affleck’s standalone Batman feature as well.

Justice League – Part 1 has been filming for the past few weeks, ahead of its release in November 2017. Full details of that movie and its cast have not yet been confirmed, though…

Showbiz 411.

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DC Superhero Movie Buzz: Ben Affleck Wants to Make the Definitive 'Batman' Movie

2 May 2016 3:00 PM, PDT | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

This week sees the release of Captain America: Civil War, which has already received plenty of advance critical praise. That's led to a lot of positive buzz about Marvel's future slate of movies. But we're also hearing rumblings about upcoming DC projects. Let's start with Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne, aka Batman, in Zack Snyder's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Affleck's casting raised a lot of eyebrows when it was announced, but the veteran actor turned in a truly praiseworthy performance as an aged hero who is initially motivated by anger, disgust and a bit of self-loathing. Even those who didn't particularly enjoy the movie agreed that Affleck's Batman was the best thing in it.  That raised anticipation for the long rumored solo...

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9 ways to save the DC Extended Universe

2 May 2016 12:12 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Anghus Houvouras with 9 ways to save the DC Extended Universe…

I don’t require much. Just a producer credit on every Warner Bros. DC movie, a balloon payment of $16 million dollars in gold cougarans, and 8% of the merchandising. Wait. Sorry. Got ahead of myself. Before the fans and Warner Bros. shower me in warm, glistening adulation they probably want to hear my amazing, borderline genius ideas on how to save the DC Extended Universe.

Before I unveil my nine part strategy to turn Warner Bros.’ DC movies from languishing, critically panned, polarizing pictures into a money-making, universally loved, acclaimed blockbusters… let me say this:

Personally, I’ve enjoyed Zack Snyder’s DC movies as grotesque monstrosities. Man of Steel and Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice are two of the most opulent assaults of sight and sound I’ve ever seen. I’d love to see what Zack Snyder does »

- Anghus Houvouras

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Which Batman villains should Affleck bring back – and who should play them?

2 May 2016 9:54 AM, PDT | The Guardian - Film News | See recent The Guardian - Film News news »

A new report suggests Ben Affleck wants the full ‘rogues gallery’ of Batman foes for his confirmed standalone film, which he’ll be the star of and direct

Batman’s “rogues gallery” of villains is the classic comic book coterie of evil. So why have so many of them been absent from the big screen for so long? Penguin has been missing since Danny DeVito’s freaky turn in 1992’s Batman Returns, while The Riddler hasn’t been wheeled out since Jim Carrey’s nerve-shatteringly ebullient performance in 1995’s Batman Forever. Poison Ivy? Well, we haven’t seen her since Uma Thurman’s uber-camp 1997 portrayal in Joel Schumacher’s ill-fated Batman & Robin.

Related: Ben Affleck confirmed to direct and star in solo Batman movie

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10 Iconic Villains Most Likely To Make Cameo Appearances In Ben Affleck's The Batman

2 May 2016 9:30 AM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

var l_ttlPages = 10; var l_url = location.pathname.replace(location.hash, ""); var qs = (function(a) { if (a == "") return {}; var b = {}; for (var i = 0; i 2 && l_page Despite reports that The Batman (that's not the official title, but really should be) is going to be an adaptation of the "Under the Hood" storyline featuring the return of Jason Todd as the Red Hood, a new rumour points to Ben Affleck and Geoff Johns deciding against bringing that tale to the big screen. Instead, it's been said that the still undated movie will feature a ton of cameos from other bad guys.  Batman has arguably the best rogues gallery in comic book history, so there are almost countless possibilities for which familiar faces from the »

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Why Clayface is the perfect villain for Ben Affleck’s Batman film

2 May 2016 9:00 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

James Garcia on why Clayface could be the perfect villain to feature in Ben Affleck’s solo Batman movie…

Of any rogues gallery across the pages of comics, none is perhaps more famous and iconic than Batman’s. Frequent Arkham Asylum inmates like the Joker, Two-Face, the Riddler, Catwoman, the Penguin, Mr. Freeze, and even relative newcomers like Harley Quinn have had a substantial impact on pop and geek culture.

As a result, the big names on the rogues list keep popping up in new Batman adaptations. The Joker himself has been given the live action treatment five times (counting Gotham and the upcoming Suicide Squad film), and has been the focus of countless video games and animated adaptations. Catwoman has appeared across film and TV five times, and was even the focus of her own solo film starring Halle Berry (though that particular version of the character bears little resemblance to the source material, »

- James Garcia

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6 Villain-Heavy Batman Stories Ben Affleck Needs To Use For His Solo Batman Movie

2 May 2016 7:14 AM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

I.ve said it before and I.ll say it again: Ben Affleck.s take on Batman was the best thing about Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice. He proved so awesome in the role that Warner Bros. has pretty much given him the keys to the castle when it comes to crafting his upcoming Batman film. While we still have very little information about the movie, what little knowledge we do have has us undeniably excited for the impending outing for the Caped Crusader.   This weekend provided us with two noteworthy bits of information: Ben Affleck.s Batman solo movie won.t use Red Hood (a surprise for many fans) and the film will feature a large ensemble of villains. That has us thinking about the potential storylines that could provide inspiration for the coming solo adventure. With that in mind, we have compiled a list of six villain-heavy »

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