For years the caped hero has been gracing our screens with his deep voice and a strong sense of justice. After the hero’s screen debut in 1943, there have been over 13 live-action films. Batman has also been portrayed by more actors than any other superhero movie series. The concept for the caped crusader was first created by artist Bob Kane and writer Bill Finger. The superhero is known by several names from the caped crusader to the dark night.
Making his debut into the comics universe all the way back in 1939, its safe to say the worlds best detective has been around for a very long time. The superhero was published by DC comics and is actually the alternate ego of American millionaire playboy Bruce Wayne.
What to expect from the Batman Series?
Scheduled for March 4th 2022, the next addition to this illustrious series titled The Batman is set to drop. Although the movie was supposed to come out on June 21st, it was postponed twice due to the delays caused by the ongoing pandemic.
Bruce Wayne is the heir to the Wayne Enterprises who took it upon himself to protect his city of Gotham because of a dark moment in his past. After witnessing the murder of his own parents, he cultivates a strong sense of justice and makes his mind up to serve justice himself. He decides that it was best to hide his true identity and work from the shadows. The hero uses his huge amounts of wealth at his disposal to aid in his efforts to protect the town. He uses state of the art technology and means of transport including the well-known Batmobile.
Some of the greatest villains in the superhero industry have come from the Batman franchise including the Joker and Bane. Unlike most superhero movies, Batman does not possess super strength or super speed. In fact, he’s just a regular man. Despite this, his intellect is unmatched and his determination is firm.
The Batman which is scheduled to come out in 2022 comes with several changes in terms of cast and production team. For starters, we see Robert Pattinson playing the lead role of Bruce Wayne aka Batman. Alongside him is actress Zoe Kravitz who plays the role of Catwoman and Jeffrey Wright who plays James Gordon. In terms of who Batman has to come up against, we have John Turturro as Carmine Falcone and Paul Dano as the Riddler.
When can we expect the next movie?
The official date for the release of the movie was set as March 4th 2022. The upcoming movie again deals with Batman’s struggles to save Gotham from the clutches of evil. Earlier this year we got to see the trailer to the movie which looked simply incredible. With loads of action scenes and high octane fights, this is surely one to look out for.