Tag: Zack Snyder

Movie Review: Justice League

Movie Review: Justice League
JUSTICE LEAGUE Genre: Superhero Action Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 119 mins. Premise: When a supernatural baddie named Steppenwolf threatens to take over the planet, it’s up to Batman (Ben Affleck) and Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot) to recruit other superpowered beings, including The Flash (Ezra Miller), Cyborg (Ray Fisher) and Aquaman (Jason Momoa), to help take... Read more »

Movie Review: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Movie Review: Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE Genre: Superhero Action Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 151 mins. Premise: In this quasi-sequel to Man of Steel, Lex Luthor (Jesse Eisenberg) pits Batman (Ben Affleck) and Superman (Henry Cavill) against each other in “the greatest gladiator match in the history of the world.” Behind-the-Scenes: Warner Bros. has a lot riding... Read more »

5 Reasons Why Ben Affleck as Batman Is a Good Idea

5 Reasons Why Ben Affleck as Batman Is a Good Idea
The Twitter-sphere blew up on Thursday night around 8:20 p.m. when Warner Bros. confirmed that the next Batman would be…Ben Affleck.  Yes, you read that right.  The man formerly known as Daredevil will be slipping on the cowl and cape for the Zack Snyder-directed Batman vs. Superman film (or Man of Steel 2 or whatever they... Read more »
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Movie Review - Sucker Punch (*1/2)

SUCKER PUNCH.  120 mins.  PG-13.  Directed by Zack Snyder.  Written by Zack Snyder & Steve Shibuya.  With originality in such short supply in Hollywood these days, it pains me to have to knock Sucker Punch around the ring.  On paper, this is exactly the sort of movie the studios should be bankrolling.  Original concept –... Read more »