‘The Batman’ Matt Reeves: What Inspired the Next Edition of the Comic superhero?

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    The theatrical release date for The Batman, director Matt Reeves’ version, is getting closer, a new movie edition of one of DC’s iconic and dazzling superheroes. However, post-Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Trilogy, the following movies of DC heroes appeared to get into a void, with examples including Justice League or Suicide Squad, so Coverfield (2008) or The Origin of the Planet of the Apes (2014) director desires to provide a reforming twist to this character.

    Reeves stated that the character is a kind of drug addict and it is what drives him towards revenge. He resembles Batman Kurt Cobain.

    face numerous criticisms. Reeves, on the other hand, is betting on the other implications of the story, of the Gotham City protector, who has recently confessed in an interview that another movie of this superhero, and mustn’t be carrying the weight of merging the characters from the other movies. He further revealed that he didn’t desire them to be there.

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    Reeves Will Display Frank Miller’s ‘Batman: Year One’

    To portray the same, the creator has decided to explore among the many faces of Batman that have come up over the years, since the hero’s first appearance in Detective Comics in 1939. This time, it will portray the protagonist of the comic ‘Batman: Year One that came out in 1987, having four issues created by the famous writer Frank Miller and artist David Mazzucchelli.

    Above all, Reeves has looked upon the late Kurt Cobain, Nirvana leader, as an influence to put forward this version of Batman, precisely, the darkest one to live.

    The Batman Sequel and More Projects Are Already in the Making

    After bearing criticism against the actor who is handling the task of giving life to this new Batman character, Robert Pattinson and against the film itself, the concluding results seem to satisfy the expectations of the director himself.

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    Reeves said that he’s very proud of it and it was the best version of the story that could probably justify another character of this superhero. He further added that it has been his mission from the beginning.

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