Matt Reeves’ The Batman kicked off a new era of Dark Knight tales earlier this year, one in which a broody Robert Pattinson
punishes criminals night after night while completely shedding the billionaire playboy persona that has long defined Bruce Wayne in pop culture. It’s definitely a different take than general audiences are used to seeing in theaters. But this year’s film marks the beginning of just the latest era of Batman movies for Warner Bros.
Before The Batman, there was Zack Snyder
’s Dceu take on the Caped Crusader. In Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
, Ben Affleck
’s Bat branded and killed criminals without hesitation, although he softened up a bit for Justice League
. Who knows what Affleck will do in his final outing in The Flash
(although set photos give us a clue).
But even before the WB
set out on its quest for cinematic