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With Man Of Steel flying onto the big screen in June and Justice League planned to hit theaters in 2015, the next step for Warner Bros. will be spin-off films for the rest of the League’s characters. All signs are pointing to the first of those films being a Batman reboot, but not a ton of concrete information has been revealed. Today though, we have word that the first person being considered by Warner to take on what has been tentatively-titled The Batman, is Black Swan director Darren Aronofsky.

Aronofsky is currently working on completing Noah, and this report says that The Batman would be his next film. This wouldn’t be Aronofsky’s first experience with the character either, as he was considered to direct the reboot of the Caped Crusader after Batman and Robin. He worked on a script (which ended up being too violent) and was actually »

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