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Former art director reveals details of aborted early-2000s Justice League flick
May 23, 2014

The aborted, early 2000s Justice League flick has become the stuff of legend, and now the film’s art director has revealed some intriguing details about what could’ve been.

Kevin Smith claims this is the color scheme of Ben Affleck's Batman suit
May 21, 2014

Zack Snyder set the Internet ablaze with the first peek at Ben Affleck’s new version of Batman. Now Affleck’s pal claims to know how that mysterious color palette will look.

Head into the heart of Gotham in 3+ mins. of new footage from Batman prequel
May 14, 2014

Along with that impressive debut trailer, Fox has now released some additional footage and interviews from the upcoming Batman prequel series, Gotham.

That didn't take long: ‘Ben Affleck is Sad Batman' memes already rolling in
May 13, 2014

Just a few hours after Zack Snyder offered up the first peek at Ben Affleck’s new version of the Dark Knight, the memes have started — and they’re hilarious.

Zack Snyder finally gives us a first look at Ben Affleck's Batman!
May 13, 2014

Ladies and gentlemen, meet your new Batman (and get a closer look at his new ride).

Little-known sci-fi fact: Batman was inspired by Bob Kane's PTSD
May 12, 2014

According to clinical psychologist Richard A. Warshack, Bob Kane experienced an incident that left him traumatized.

DC says they're "all good" with uncredited Batman creator Bill Finger. His family disagrees.
May 7, 2014

Bill Finger will probably never get his due for co-creating Batman, but maybe DC shouldn't pretend no one cares.

Adam West explains why DC didn't like his Batman show (+ what changed their minds)
May 2, 2014

Long before Christopher Nolan rebooted the Dark Knight, Batman was the realm of spandex and “Zap! Pow!” wackiness in the '60s. Apparently DC wasn't a fan. At least, not at first.

9 not-so-great moments in spoiler history
May 1, 2014

It's hard enough to avoid spoilers without studios, writers and others letting slip important plot points on their own.

You won't believe what superhero roles Josh Hartnett once turned down
Apr 29, 2014

Josh Hartnett has the perfect build for a superhero, but he's never worn spandex or tights to fight crime. Hartnett reveals why he stayed away from the superhero gravy train.