Over the weekend, DC Comics held what they known as FanDome. The newest in an extended line of online-only conventions, the displays mainly stuffed the void created by the truth that there was no huge Warner Bros. panel at Comedian-Con Worldwide this yr.
Throughout the weekend’s occasions, DC unleashed a slew of teasers and trailers for its upcoming movies—most of which felt like drops of ice-cold water within the superhero-movie drought of this summer time. Talking of, one of many greatest trailers launched was for the sequel to the superhero blockbuster of 2017: Marvel Lady. It’s observe up—Marvel Lady 1984—jumps forward a couple of a long time to the period of malls and day-glo, giving a resurrected Steve Trevor (Chris Pine) a fanny pack and Diana (Gal Gadot) the very best anti-aging cream cash can purchase. (JK, she’s an Amazonian warrior, she doesn’t age like mere mortals.) It additionally has Kristen Wiig’s Barbara/Cheetah in motion. It seems to be like a helluva lot of enjoyable, and it additionally guarantees to reply the query, “Barbara, what did you do?”
Subsequent up: The Batman. The latest Caped Crusader film, starring Robert Pattinson, options Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner Gordon, Zoë Kravitz as Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Colin Farrell as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin (belief us, he is there; he is simply behind numerous make-up), and Paul Dano as The Riddler—and it seems to be like numerous enjoyable. Additionally, due to Pattinson’s liberal use of eye make-up, it seems to be an terrible lot like The Crow, proper right down to the 1990s soundtrack. No matter. We’re in.
Throughout FanDome, DC additionally confirmed off a couple of teasers for The Suicide Squad and Zack Snyder’s long-awaited (and long-belabored) minimize of Justice League. (You keep in mind that one, proper? The one which appeared like a fable till followers talked about it a lot Warner Bros. determined to ask Snyder to make it for HBO Go? Yeah, it is an actual factor now!) For The Suicide Squad (to not be confused with 2016’s Suicide Squad), there is not any precise trailer, however followers do now have a character-reveal teaser and a montage of behind-the-scenes footage and interviews that’s mainly an enormous center finger to director David Ayer’s tackle the antihero workforce from simply 4 years in the past.
Persevering with the theme of curious scoring selections, the trailer for Snyder’s minimize of Justice League is ready to Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah” and albeit, it does not make the film look a lot like a brand new minimize of the 2017 movie because it does a very totally different film. Regardless, it seems to be as flashy and grimdark as you would possibly anticipate. See it for your self under.
Marvel Lady 1984 is scheduled for launch October 2. The Batman, The Suicide Squad, and Snyder’s Justice League minimize are all slated for 2021.
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