23 January 2013 3:35 PM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

This summer Warner Bros. launches its shared DC movie universe with the arrival of Zack Snyder's (Watchmen) hotly-anticipated Superman reboot Man of Steel, but with Christopher Nolan bringing the curtain down on his epic Batman saga last year with the release of The Dark Knight Rises, the studio is now left with a giant bat-shaped hole in its upcoming production slate.

Of course we all know The Dark Knight will return to movie screens eventually, but if the usually-reliable Batman-on-Film is to be believed, fans have a few years of waiting before the next Batman film arrives in cinemas. According to the site, the studio will use its proposed Justice League movie to reboot the character in 2015, which would eventually lead to a new solo Batman movie in 2017... "at the earliest."

Considering it's 2013 already and Warner Bros. is expected to move forward with Justice League following the release of Man of Steel, »

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