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Man of Steel sequel directed by Zack Snyder starring Henry Cavil as Superman and Ben Affleck as Batman.

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In Superman vs Batman, Lex Luthor says, “Martha, Martha, Martha” — was that improvised?

The line (taunting Superman, iirc) is a play on an old Brady Bunch where someone says, "Marcia, Marcia, Marcia" but Lex according to the movie grew up in East Germany and even if he had some access to ...
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Is Batman v Superman based any comic book?

I have recently come across the story of the Injustice: Gods among us comic and was thrilled with the whole concept of Batman's Army against Superman's Army. I did not find any comic edition that goes ...
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Is this Steppenwolf with mother boxes in Dawn of Justice?

I found this picture online in here. I want to confirm the authenticity that these are real mother boxes and if so how come Steppenwolf is already in possession with them.
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Was Flash's message in Batman vs Superman for the event occured in Justice League?

Ok, so there were a lot of questions regarding Bruce's 'knightmare'/ visions and The Flash's message in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice most of which are answered here. So, following the ...
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How did Alfred find Martha?

In events of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, after the two protagonists were done fighting each other, owing to the fact that their mothers shared the same name, Batman says, he is going after ...
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How did Superman know that Lois was falling to catch her in time?

When Lex Luthor pushed Lois Lane from the roof in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice he may not have been worried about Lois dying and taken a chance in pushing her. But how did Superman know that ...
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Are the Cities In the DC Universe Allegorical?

Are the cities in DC Comics films and TV series allegorical in nature? For example: Is Gotham City considered to be an allegory of New York City/Brooklyn Central City the allegorical Kansas City/...
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Significance of Flash scene in BvS [duplicate]

What is the significance of the Flash scene in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice? In one scene it looks like Batman was dreaming where Flash comes and says Bruce! Listen to me right now! It’s ...
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Major Justice League continuity error?

Within Justice League, SteppenWolf confirms that Cyborg was created by the third Motherbox, when he states to Cyborg that 'You were born of her'. This confirms it was definitely the Motherbox ...
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Did Michael Shannon appear in Batman v Superman, or was it just CGI?

In "Batman vs Superman", the character Zod appears briefly as a corpse. Actor Michael Shannon - who portrayed Zod in "Man of Steel" - is credited as Zod, but in the actual cameo his face looks a ...
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Why was Superman able to fly with the kryptonite spear

At the end of the movie, superman picks up the Kryptonite spear and flies with it to stab doomsday. But earlier in the movie and in various other parts of the Superman universe we see that superman is ...
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Why did Lex want to kill Superman?

In Batman vs Superman Lex Luthor apparently wants to kill Superman. Initially his reasoning appears to be that the Superman is too dangerous and could turn on humans, however later he creates a ...
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Why do Superman and Batman's mothers have the same name, Martha?

In Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, the major conflict between Superman and Batman ended after Batman got to know about Superman's mother's name: Batman: [suffocating Superman with his foot on ...
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How is the term “God” meant in the DC universe?

In Wonder Woman movie, the term "God" is used for Zeus & Ares. But in the Batman V Superman movie, someone writes "False God" on the statue of Superman. So kindly let me know what does the ...
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How did Lois Lane know Lex Luthor has Martha Kent as hostage?

In Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, after Superman saved Lois from the fall, he dropped her down and he went back to fight Luthor ... During that time Luthor reveals that he has Martha as hostage ...
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Where did Wonder Woman's sword come from?

Now then, in Batman v Superman, we see that WW has a sword - this is a very special sword since it can This means it's not a normal everyday sword - as that would likely get bent or broken when ...
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How does Lex know Superman's identity?

I've watched Batman vs Superman a few times now and maybe I missed it, but how does Lex Luther know Superman's identity? I'm assuming he does since he also knows Superman's mother, who he proceeds to ...
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What are the key differences between Christopher Nolan's batman character and Zack Snyder's batman character?

I'm a huge Batman fan. Recently while binge watching the Batman series, a thought came across my mind as what are the key differences between Christopher Nolan's batman and Zack Snyder's batman? Now ...
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Why does Lex Luthor let her die?

In Batman vs Superman Dawn of Justice, Lex Luthor kills his assistant along with the others in the bombing at Capitol Hill. Why does he do that? She was loyal to him and did loads of his dirty work. ...
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Why the change in “Rating” for Batman vs Superman in extended cut?

There appear to be two different versions of the movie Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice. The original version was given a "PG-13" rating; a subsequent version was given an "R" rating. From what I ...
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Batman's Rule: Is it thrown out the window in the new DC Universe? [duplicate]

So, some stick-in-the-mud dredged up this question: Did Batman break his one rule? It got me thinking about the Batman Vs Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016) movie, which (presumably) is going to set ...
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Is the Wonder Woman theme original?

After watching the new Wonder Woman trailer I noticed the prominent use of the 5-note (if I'm counting correctly) theme that's played at the end (starting at 2:05). Yes there's a lot of reverb or ...
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Why does Batman brand criminals?

In Batman V Superman it's shown that Batman brands criminals with a 'bat brand'. This brand on someone means they will definitely be killed. Why does he choose this instead of killing them himself or ...
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How did Lex Luthor create the monster?

In the film Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016), Lex Luthor created a monster from General Zod's body and using his own blood. What was the explanation of the procedure he used?
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Why does Lex Luthor want Batman dead?

Traditionally, Lex Luthor is an enemy of Superman, as shown in films like Superman and Superman Returns. However, in the movie Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice, Lex forces Superman to bring him ...
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What is the meaning of the graffiti saying “Joke's on You Batman”?

What does the yellow "Joke's on You Batman" graffiti mean that we see on the suit in Batman's cave in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice?
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Why did Doomsday fall back to earth but Superman didn't?

Doomsday did not have flight ability until after he fell to earth and went through further metamorphosis, so until then he had no means of propelling himself back to Earth (he could have the flight ...
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Wayne Manor in Batman v Superman

Is the burnt out Wayne Manor in Batman v Superman (based) on a real location/stately home or is it just a CGI model of a 'standard' stately home?
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Are Barry Allen and Bruce Wayne from different Universes?

It is safe to assume that Bruce Wayne and Clark Kent belong to the same Universe. In season 2 of the TV show The Flash, Barry travels to a parallel universe where he meets Kara Zor El a.k.a. ...
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Why does the nuclear bomb explode in space, in Batman v Superman?

In Batman v Superman (Ultimate Edition), the government decides to nuke Superman and Doomsday when Superman lures/takes the fight with Doomsday into space: The missile separating to signify its entry ...
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What is this object in Batman v Superman Ultimate Edition

In Batman v Superman, when Wonder Woman is viewing the contents of the encrypted drive, she comes across a journal entry of Dr. Silas Stone, who, according to the comics, was a cybernetics expert at ...
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What does the horse symbolise in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice?

In Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, after the first destruction of Zod fight, we see a horse in the ashes Similarly after the bomb last during Superman's trial we see a horse again: So what do ...
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Since when was Metropolis just across the bay from Gotham City?

In Batman vs Superman, Metropolis is apparently just across the bay from Gotham City. Has this ever shown up in any of the comics or shows before? And if they've been so close, why hasn't Batman met ...
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Does Wallace Keefe know Lex Luthor's plan in Batman v. Superman?

I was re-watching Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice the other day, and I was thinking... Did Wallace Keefe (the former Wayne employee who was crippled when the building collapsed) know that Lex ...
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Who was the horned creature Luthor was seen with in Batman V Superman: Ultimate Edition?

In Batman V Superman: Ultimate Edition, we see when the SWAT team goes to arrest Luthor, there is a horned demon like creature who suddenly vaporizes. Does anyone know who that creature is and what is ...
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What's with the bat branding and its consequences?

Why do the prisoners attack the guy with the bat brand in Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice? I'd think many of them are in there because of Batman. Why would a person branded by Batman be ...
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Why is Mr. Keefe blaming Bruce?

In Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice Wallace Keefe (employee of Wayne) - Was the person who lost his both legs while Superman fought with General Zod. Bruce Wayne's company had been paying into a ...
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Explanation of Bruce/Batman's nightmares?

In Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice, Batman/Bruce is having nightmares. I do not understand that, what are those nightmares all about? And who is this guy?
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Why is the name 'Batman' avoided in the Dawn of Justice?

Strangely the name 'Batman' is almost never mentioned in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (except in the title). The characters use other names such as 'The dark one' or so when they are talking ...
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How did Kryptonite come to earth?

If "Kryptonite" is ore from Krypton and Krypton was destroyed, then how did this ore come to earth in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice?
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How did Lois Lane know that she has to bring back the spear?

At the end of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice only Superman knows what happens inside there. How did Lois Lane understand that she has to bring the rod back to kill... the monster?
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Did they use the real Farnsworth House for filming?

When watching Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice I first noticed that Bruce Wayne's house, to which he moved after Wayne Manor apparently burned down, was modelled closely after Farnsworth House. But ...
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Wasn't the Dark Knight against killing criminals?

In Batman vs Superman, why does the Batman have no trouble in killing goons while rescuing Martha Kent, when we know that the Dark Knight is inclined towards lawfully trying criminals rather than ...
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Who was the man in the Wayne building?

At the start of Dawn of Justice, we see a flashback where Bruce Wayne was present in Metropolis while the highly destructive battle between Superman and Zod was happening at the climax of Man of Steel....
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What was the ending of Batman v. Superman about?

In the ending battle and aftermath of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, we know that My question is, if there was so much attention and ceremony around this event, what is the explanation for the ...
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How does Batman know that Clark is Superman?

Okay, so I may have missed this but I can't think of the scene in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice where this happened. I know when both Clark and Bruce were in Lex's house for an event, Clark ...
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What makes the difference between Zod's and Superman's regenerative abilities?

I completely understand that in Man of Steel Kal-El is the only one who can break Zod's neck and it's essentially a level playing field (like two humans fighting each other). However, what I see as ...
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Do Batman Begins and Batman vs Superman have different origin timelines for Bruce Wayne?

In Batman Begins, Bruce Wayne is shown to have fallen into a well and had his first encounter with bats when his Father was alive who then ropes down the well to rescue him. Whereas, in Batman vs ...
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Why did Superman risk his life in the final fight?

During the climactic battle scene in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Superman gets the kryptonite spear and kills Doomsday, but the kryptonite weakens him enough that Doomsday kills Superman as ...
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Who are the other three superheroes in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice?

When Bruce Wayne sends an email to Wonder Woman, she sees three other superhero videos in it. Who are they? Do they appear in any other superhero movies?