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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

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Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs.

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Storyline

The general public is concerned over having Superman on their planet and letting the "Dark Knight" - Batman - pursue the streets of Gotham. While this is happening, a power-phobic Batman tries to attack Superman.,Meanwhile Superman tries to settle on a decision, and Lex Luthor, the criminal mastermind and millionaire, tries to use his own advantages to fight the "Man of Steel". Written by Mine Turtle

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Rated PG - 13 for intense sequences of violence and action throughout, and some sensuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

25 March 2016 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Batman versus Superman: Dawn of Justice  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$250,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$166,007,347, 27 March 2016, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$330,360,194

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$873,260,194
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Anthony Mackie, who plays Sam Wilson a.k.a. Falcon from the Marvel Cinematic Universe, said that the best thing about this film was Ben Affleck. See more »

Goofs

As one of the Superman Squad runs up to fight Batman, he drops to one knee, before he was even touched by Batman. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Batman: There was a time above... a time before... there were perfect things... diamond absolutes. But things fall... things on earth. And what falls... is fallen. In the dream, it took me to the light. A beautiful lie.
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Crazy Credits

The Warner Bros, Ratpac Entertainment and DC Comics logos have autumn leaves falling. See more »

Connections

Version of Justice League: Gods and Monsters (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Fight Night
Music by Hans Zimmer & Junkie XL
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Frequently Asked Questions

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Batman and Superman. It's dark and I love it!
20 September 2017 | by See all my reviews

Ben Affleck did an excellent performance playing Batman. Although Christian Bale wasn't good enough but Affleck is even better. I've watched it in the theater and I watched it on DVD. It blew my mind away. All the fighting scenes between Batman and Superman was intense. The Man of Steel versus the Dark Knight. It's nothing like I've seen before. The first two Batman films by Tim Burton is still close to my heart but this one is superb and dark. I can't wait for Justice League.


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