Here’s what Reeves had to say during a recent interview with Collider when he was asked whether he’ll ever bring Superman into a future Batman movie:
I suppose it’s not impossible to believe that somewhere down the line they could connect to something else, but that was not my interest in this, and it’s not my interest in what we would do in follow-ups at the moment, either. I feel like the whole point in us working with this incredible cast and this incredible crew to realise this movie that sort of, I really believe, is a fresh and different version of these characters is to pursue every … There are a lot of great characters in the Gotham world and so the idea of leaning into that, that’s really my interest right now
Superman doesn’t really fit into Matt Reeves’ Batman trilogy
After having seen The Batman the other night, I can completely understand where Reeves is coming from.
The character just wouldn’t make much sense.
Tonally, The Batman just wouldn’t fit a character like Superman.
And, I also think that it would be far more interesting for Reeves to explore Batman’s rogues gallery before delving into Superman.
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