“James Bond meets Batman”: That was the plan for tanned DC

Even before Warner Bros. For the production of The Batman has decided, “Ben Affleck should be responsible for its own solo film. And not only as an author and director, but also in the main role of Bruce Wayne **.

However, not everything is going to plan, which is why Warner not only exchanged the script from Ben Affleck, but also Robert Pattinson has left the Batman role.

Matt Reeves has read the script of Ben Affleck

For the Director of The Batman, the responsible persons with Matt Reeves then hired a successor, which has read the Script laid on Ben Affleck. In an interview with Esquire, the director talked about the plans for the DC movie by Affleck and why he rejected this script – and that, though he actually found it well.

Matt Reeves about the Batman screenplay by Ben Affleck

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_ “I have read the script you had and it was really a meaningful idea for this movie. It was very passed by action. It was strongly connected to the DCEU, with famous characters of other films and comics. When I read the script But I knew that that was not the way I wanted to go. “_

Gecancelter Batman movie should have remembered James Bond

In the further course of the interview, Matt Reeves told: _ “[…] If I should do it, then I have to make [the movie] personally so I understand what should happen with it – so I know where the camera has to stand what I have to tell the actors and so I just know how the story will be. I pointed to the script and told them that this is an exciting idea – almost as James Bond – but it was not what I identify myself could.”_

Batman would be hit in the DC movie on Deathstroke

In addition to the return of Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne, Fans would have gotten an appearance of Joe Manganiello as Deathstroke . And also Batgirl probably had a role in the actress’s script. Now DC followers may look forward to the work of Matt Reeves and Robert Pattinson. From the 3. March 2022 is The Batman to see in the cinemas.