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Listen to a preview of the Batman theme from the Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice score

20 hours ago | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Last month Warner Bros. revealed details of the score from Hans Zimmer and Junkie Xl for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, releasing a brief preview for our listening pleasure [see here], and now preview of Junkie Xl’s Batman theme ‘Men Are Still Good (The Batman Suite) has arrived online. Check it out here…

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.

See Also: Follow all of our DC Extended Universe coverage here

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is set for release on March 25th 2016 and sees Zack Snyder directing a cast that includes returning »

- Amie Cranswick

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Zack Snyder on the Justice League’s involvement in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

5 February 2016 3:08 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

As well as bringing DC’s two biggest icons together on the big screen for the very first time, Warner Bros.Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice will also pave the way for the two-part Justice League movie by featuring Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and The Flash, and director Zack Snyder has been discussing the role they’ll play during an interview with Hall of Justice.

“As far as the other Justice League characters go, they play a very small role,” states Snyder. “It’s really just a whisper they exist. Except for Wonder Woman, we see her really well. But really, the movie is about Batman and Superman. And we really take time with them and we really drill down on the why of them and what they stand for and their beliefs and them as characters. That’s pretty much the why of the movie. But again as I said, »

- Gary Collinson

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Read five prequel comic books for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

5 February 2016 2:08 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

This morning we brought you some promo artwork for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice courtesy of Warner Bros.’ partnership with Dr. Pepper, and now we’ve got a look at five prequel comic books from the promotional tie-in, which focus on Batman, Lois Lane, Senator Finch, Superman and Lex Luthor. Check them out in their entirety here…

Batman v Superman Prequel #1 – Batman

Batman v Superman Prequel #2 – Lois Lane

Batman v Superman Prequel #3 – Senator Finch

Batman v Superman Prequel #4 – Superman

Batman v Superman Prequel #5 – Lex Luthor

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.

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- Amie Cranswick

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Zack Snyder on Man of Steel: “If you’re a comic book fan, you know that I didn’t change Superman”

5 February 2016 12:22 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Despite the fact the movie is almost three years old, Zack Snyder is still coming under fire from some fans for his handling of Superman in the 2013 reboot Man of Steel.

Appearing on the Hall of Justice podcast to promote Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Snyder has once again addressed complaints about the film, stating that comic book fans who know the true canon of the Man of Steel know he didn’t change Superman.

“I was pretty ready for it,” said Snyder with regards to the backlash. “I knew that we were really updating a beloved character. I don’t think ‘changing him’ — People are always like ‘you changed Superman.’ If you’re a comic book fan, you know that I didn’t change Superman. If you know the true canon, you know that I didn’t change Superman. If you’re a fan of the old movies, »

- Gary Collinson

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Nicolas Winding Refn Clarifies Reports That He Shot 'The Neon Demon' At 60fps

5 February 2016 6:25 AM, PST | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

Last year, as production got underway on Nicolas Winding Refn's upcoming "The Neon Demon," Jena Malone posted a picture from the set that got fans of the director talking. It was a seemingly innocent shot of a clapperboard, except that it noted a framerate of 60fps. Speculation immediately started that Refn was following in the footsteps of Peter Jackson and James Cameron in creating hyper-real imagery for his horror picture, but it seems everything was a bit overblown. Read More: Interview: Nicolas Winding Refn Talks 'The Act Of Seeing,' Why There's No Sex In His Films, 'The Neon Demon,' And More During a Q&A last fall, the director was asked about the frame rate, and he explained what is being used for. “This is why I love the internet. I have no idea where that came from. But someone did show me a picture of »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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New Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice promotional artwork

4 February 2016 11:39 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Thanks to Warner Bros.’ partnership with Dr Pepper, we’ve got a look at some new promotional artwork from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, featuring Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Lois Lane and Lex Luthor; check out the images here…

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.

See Also: Follow all of our DC Extended Universe coverage here

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is set for release on March 25th 2016 and sees Zack Snyder directing a cast that includes returning Man of Steel stars Henry Cavill (Superman), Amy Adams (Lois Lane), Diane Lane »

- Gary Collinson

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Scott Reviews So Yong Kim’s Lovesong [Sundace 2016]

4 February 2016 4:52 PM, PST | CriterionCast | See recent CriterionCast news »

I’ve never been a young parent who suddenly fell in love with my same-gendered best friend, but boy if Lovesong didn’t nail what it felt like to be in my early twenties. This is a film all about the difficulty to say what you truly want to say, and the distance that crops up between people as a result of that prideful fear. It’s a fear of both rejection and acceptance, what Joni Mitchell was talking about when she warned against expressing honest feeling in “Both Sides Now.” A “no” could end everything between you and this one other person. A “yes” could end everything between you and everyone else.

Sarah (Riley Keough) and Mindy (Jena Malone) are around 23 when we meet them. Sarah already has a young daughter, but her husband, Dean (Cary Joji Fukunaga) is away for months on end for business. She’s lonely »

- Scott Nye

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Round-Up: The Witch Alamo Drafthouse Screenings, Night Terrors Trailer, Angelica, The Final Project Clip, The Terrible Two

4 February 2016 7:56 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

In just two weeks, Alamo Drafthouses nationwide will host screenings of A24's The Witch. More details on that story after the jump. Also in this round-up: a trailer for Night Terrors, Angelica release details, a new clip from The Final Project, and four images from The Terrible Two.

The Witch: Press Release: "Austin, TX - Feb 3, 2016 - The Alamo Drafthouse is excited to announce A24's chilling new horror film The Witch as the latest Drafthouse Recommends title. The film will open at Alamo Drafthouse locations nationwide with "sneak preview" screenings on the night of Feb. 18th, 2016. In the lead up to that opening date, select Alamo locations will also host free retrospective screenings of witchcraft horror classics to get audiences in the, er, spirit and to set the stage for director Robert Eggers' debut feature and groundbreaking new take on the genre.

And, for a limited time this month, »

- Tamika Jones

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Spotlight Pictures Acquires Supernatural Gothic Drama Angelica

3 February 2016 4:43 PM, PST | iconsoffright.com | See recent Icons of Fright news »

News hit today that Spotlight Pictures has acquired worldwide sales for Teeth director Mitchell Lichtenstein’s supernatural gothic drama Angelica. Featuring a cast comprised of Jena Malone (The Hunger Games, Contact), Janet McTeer (Albert Nobbs, Tumbleweeds) and Ed Stoppard (The Pianist), the film also boasts a crew of two-time Academy Award® nominee cinematographer Dick Pope (Mr. Turner and The Illusionist), Academy Award® nominee costume designer Rita Ryack (Casino, Apollo 13) and Academy Award® winning production designer Luciana Arrighi (Howard’S End). Two-time César winner Zbigniew Preisner composed the score.

Regarding the acquisition, Lichtenstein had the follow to say: “I’m psyched to be putting Angelica into the capable hands of the folks at Spotlight Pictures,” said Lichtenstein. “They will be effective, enthusiastic custodians of our beautiful and intensely emotional film, bringing it to a wide and diverse audience.”

Angelica is a gothic tale of a newly married couple living in »

- Jerry Smith

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Angelica: Gothic Horror Picked For Worldwide Sales By Spotlight Pictures

3 February 2016 1:27 PM, PST | Twitch | See recent Twitch news »

It has been quite some time since we have had the opportunity to talk about Teeth director Mitchell Lichtenstein. Some eight years later and we have news about his latest film, the Gothic horror flick, Angelica. A year after its premiere in Berlin the film is going back to the festival in the European Film Market for sale. ...the film stars Jena Malone (The Hunger Games, Contact), two-time Academy Award nominee Janet McTeer (Albert Nobbs, Tumbleweeds) and Ed Stoppard (The Pianist). Angelica is a gothic tale of a newly married couple living in Victorian London who endures a series of increasingly alarming psychological and supernatural effects following the birth of their child....

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Mattel unveils Superman Barbie doll from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

3 February 2016 12:39 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Yesterday we brought you some promotional images of the Batman and Wonder Woman Barbie dolls from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and now Mattel has unveiled its Man of Steel, along with a few more images of the unboxed Dark Knight and Amazon Princess. Check them out here…

 

See Also: Follow all of our DC Extended Universe coverage here

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is set for release on March 25th 2016 and sees Zack Snyder directing a cast that includes returning Man of Steel stars »

- Amie Cranswick

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Sundance: Looking Beyond the Winners’ Circle

2 February 2016 9:57 AM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Justin Chang: Well, I called it. Then again, who didn’t? Nate Parker’s “The Birth of a Nation” cemented its standing as the sensation of Sundance 2016 by winning the grand jury prize and audience award on Saturday night — an outcome that was hardly surprising, in light of recent double winners like “Precious,” “Fruitvale Station,” “Whiplash” and “Me and Earl and the Dying Girl,” as well as the undeniable cultural weight that a film about slavery, featuring a black hero and told from a black filmmaker’s perspective, now carries. Later this year, when Fox Searchlight launches its not-so-secret weapon to prevent another #OscarsSoWhite, there will be plenty of opining (as there is already) that “The Birth of a Nation” is a cultural landmark but a far-from-great movie, one whose import and relevance overshadow some of its artistic shortcomings.

I’ve written plenty about Parker’s film, which strikes me »

- Justin Chang, Peter Debruge and Guy Lodge

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Nicolas Winding Refn teaming with Bond screenwriters for action thriller

2 February 2016 2:00 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Deadline is reporting that Nicolas Winding Refn is to team up with Skyfall and Spectre screenwriters Neil Purvis and Robert Wade for a new film which “will have an Asian setting with both thriller and action elements.” Plot details are being kept under wraps, but Refn will direct the project, as well as producing through his Space Rocket Nation company.

Refn’s latest film The Neon Demon is set for release later this year and stars Elle Fanning as an “aspiring model who moves to Los Angeles, where her youth and vitality are devoured by a group of beauty-obsessed women who will take any means necessary to get what she has.” Also featuring in the cast are Christina Hendricks (Drive), Jena Malone (Inherent Vice), Bella Heathcote (Dark Shadows), Desmond Harrington (Wrong Turn), Alessandro Nivola (Selma), Abbey Lee (Mad Max: Fury Road) and Keanu Reeves (John Wick). »

- Gary Collinson

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Scoot McNairy rumoured to be another villain in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

2 February 2016 12:27 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Despite the film coming out in under two months, rumours and speculation are still running rampant for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, particularly when it comes to the bad guys. We’ve heard potential rumours of Bizarro showing up in the movie via some Lego sets (and a seemingly concrete confirmation) and there was a rumour a while back that villains such as KGBeast would show up at some point. We already know that Lex Luthor and Doomsday are in the anticipated team-up, but a new rumour suggests that another villain will be on the big screen.

It is still unknown who Scoot McNairy will be playing in the movie – with speculation saying he’s Jimmy Olsen, Metallo and even Green Lantern – but Latino-Review say they’ve got the inside scoop. According to the website, McNairy is playing an anonymous pawn in Lex Luthor’s plan, and was left »

- Luke Owen

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Batman and Wonder Woman Barbie dolls from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

1 February 2016 11:50 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Last July, Mattel unveiled its Wonder Woman Barbie doll from Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, and now the toy company has unveiled another of its Barbie line, this time featuring The Dark Knight! Check out some promotional images here, along with images of the boxed Wonder Woman

See Also: Mezco Toyz unveils Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice collectible figures

 

See Also: Follow all of our DC Extended Universe coverage here

Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman and Superman at war with one another, a new threat quickly arises, putting mankind in greater danger than it’s ever known before.

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is set for release on March 25th 2016 and sees »

- Amie Cranswick

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Mezco Toyz unveils Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice collectible figures

1 February 2016 9:20 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Mezco Toyz has released a batch of promotional images for its upcoming One: 12 Collective action figures for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, featuring both The Dark Knight and the Man of Steel. Check out the images and details here…

 

Featuring a incredible digitally modeled portrait sculpt to craft an exceptional screen-accurate likeness of award winning actor Ben Affleck. Batman is assembled on a newly designed One:12 Collective body featuring over 44 articulated points of movement. This figure is costumed in a film accurate outfit utilizing ground breaking methods to achieve a remarkably authentic look.

 

The portrait sculpt has been expertly modeled to craft an exceptional screen-accurate likeness of acclaimed actor Henry Cavill. Built on a newly designed One:12 Collective body featuring over 38 points of articulation Superman is outfitted in an amazingly detailed and accurate costume. To match the on-screen creation of award winning designer Michael Wilkinson, the One:12 Collective Superman »

- Amie Cranswick

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The 21 Best Films of Sundance 2016

1 February 2016 9:00 AM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Variety film critics Justin Chang, Peter Debruge, Guy Lodge, Geoff Berkshire and Dennis Harvey weighed in with their choices for the 21 best films that world-premiered at the 2016 Sundance Film Festival. The full list follows (in alphabetical order):

1. “Agnus Dei.” Set in a Polish convent ravaged by Russian soldiers at the end of WWII, Anne Fontaine’s finest film in years explores every aspect of an unthinkable situation with tact, intelligence and fine-grained character detail. Beautifully acted by a strong female ensemble, especially the great Agata Kulesza (“Ida”), the film achieves a grace that transcends even its cloistered surroundings. (Justin Chang)

2. “Audrie & Daisy.” Bonni Cohen and Jon Shenk’s documentary was among the festival’s most potent social-issue indictments, delving into two recent high-profile cases underline the high risk of sexual assault among American teens, as well as the “slut-shaming” culture that often exacerbates the trauma such crimes create. (Dennis »

- Variety Staff

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Spotlight boards world sales on 'Angelica'

31 January 2016 4:54 PM, PST | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

The sales agency will introduce buyers at the Efm in Berlin to Mitchell Lichtenstein’s gothic drama starring Jena Malone of The Hunger Games, Janet McTeer, and Ed Stoppard.

Spotlight has scheduled a February 14 market screening of Angelica, which premiered at the Berlinale in 2015.

Lichtenstein, who previously directed Berlin and Sundance 2007 selection Teeth, adapted the screenplay from Arthur Phillips’ novel about a newly married couple in Victorian London who endure psychological and supernatural effects following the birth of their child.

Producer Joyce Pierpoline, who collaborated with Mitchell on Teeth, negotiated the worldwide rights deal with Spotlight head of acquisitions Carlos Rincon.

“I’m psyched to be putting Angelica into the capable hands of the folks at Spotlight Pictures,” said Lichtenstein.

“They will be effective, enthusiastic custodians of our beautiful and intensely emotional film, bringing it to a wide and diverse audience.” »

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Spotlights boards world sales on 'Angelica'

31 January 2016 4:54 PM, PST | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

The sales agency will introduce buyers at the Efm in Berlin to Mitchell Lichtenstein’s gothic drama starring Jena Malone of The Hunger Games, Janet McTeer, and Ed Stoppard.

Spotlight has scheduled a February 14 market screening of Angelica, which premiered at the Berlinale in 2015.

Lichtenstein, who previously directed Berlin and Sundance 2007 selection Teeth, adapted the screenplay from Arthur Phillips’ novel about a newly married couple in Victorian London who endure psychological and supernatural effects following the birth of their child.

Producer Joyce Pierpoline, who collaborated with Mitchell on Teeth, negotiated the worldwide rights deal with Spotlight head of acquisitions Carlos Rincon.

“I’m psyched to be putting Angelica into the capable hands of the folks at Spotlight Pictures,” said Lichtenstein.

“They will be effective, enthusiastic custodians of our beautiful and intensely emotional film, bringing it to a wide and diverse audience.” »

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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice forecast for $154 million domestic opening

30 January 2016 1:00 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

With less than two months to go before The Dark Knight takes on the Man of Steel, BoxOffice.com is forecasting a $154 million domestic box office opening for Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, which would be the tenth biggest North American opening of all time behind The Hunger Games: Catching Fire ($158 million).

The Dark Knight Rises holds the record for the biggest domestic opening for a DC movie, debuting to $160.9 million in 2012. Its predecessor The Dark Knight opened with $158.4 million four years prior. Zack Snyder’s previous DC outing Man of Steel earned an opening weekend of $116.6 million back in 2013.

See Also: Zack Snyder asked for Christopher Nolan’s permission to use The Dark Knight in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, “I think he found it a little bit hard”

2016’s first superhero movie Deadpool is reportedly tracking a $55 million opening weekend, although the X-Men spinoff has a »

- Gary Collinson

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