Is BvS a flop?


Is BvS a flop?

In any normal circumstance, Batman v Superman would be a pretty big hit. But the film is not being treated like one, and there is at least some good reason for that. The film opened with a knock-out $81.5 million opening day but soon fell to Earth with a $166.1m opening weekend.

What comic is BvS based on?

The Dark Knight Returns
The film was announced at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con after the release of Man of Steel. Snyder stated that the film would take inspiration from the Batman comic book series The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller but clarified that it would follow an original premise.

Why do DC movies fail?

The DC cinematic universe was failing in large part due to a poor choice in directors. Zack Snyder has some pretty good movies and hell I think even did a good job with watchmen. An important thing to note though is that a big part of him as a director is tone. A tone which did not match Superman and Batman.

Does Batman have superpowers?

Unlike most superheroes, Batman does not possess any superpowers, instead relying on his intellect, fighting skills, and wealth. The 1960s Batman television series used a camp aesthetic, which continued to be associated with the character for years after the show ended.

Can Batman defeat Captain America?

Can Batman beat Captain America in hand-to-hand combat? Yes, Batman could win in a hand-to-hand fight with Captain America. Given the physical similarity between Batman and Captain America in strength and agility, the victory could go either way if they fought.

Is BvS comic accurate?

Not really. Comic-book movies do not have to be completely accurate to their source material, but they should always try to capture the essence of the characters and the accompanying stories. BvS didn’t do that all too well.

Is BvS based on The Dark Knight Returns?

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns is a two-part direct-to-video animated superhero film, an adaptation of the 1986 comic book The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller and is set in the same continuity as Batman: Year One.