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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)

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Fearing that the actions of Superman are left unchecked, Batman takes on the Man of Steel, while the world wrestles with what kind of a hero it really needs.

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Storyline

The general public is concerned over having Superman on their planet and letting the "Dark Knight" - Batman - pursue the streets of Gotham. While this is happening, a power-phobic Batman tries to attack Superman.,Meanwhile Superman tries to settle on a decision, and Lex Luthor, the criminal mastermind and millionaire, tries to use his own advantages to fight the "Man of Steel". Written by Mine Turtle

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Rated PG - 13 for intense sequences of violence and action throughout, and some sensuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

25 March 2016 (USA)  »

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Batman versus Superman: Dawn of Justice  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$250,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$166,007,347, 27 March 2016, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$330,360,194

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$873,260,194
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2.39 : 1
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Trivia

Jesse Eisenberg, who plays Lex Luthor, said in an interview that he has not seen the movie nor does he want to see it, simply because he doesn't like watching his own movies. See more »

Goofs

In the footage of Cyborg watched by Diana, the time is given as "2400 hours and 2 minutes." This is not how a 24-hour clock would keep time. It would be "Zero hours and 2 minutes." See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Batman: There was a time above... a time before... there were perfect things... diamond absolutes. But things fall... things on earth. And what falls... is fallen. In the dream, it took me to the light. A beautiful lie.
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Crazy Credits

The opening credits are set within a flashback to young Bruce Wayne's childhood: his parents' death, their funeral and him encountering a cave of bats. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Face Off: Movie Magic, Part 1 (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Blood of My Blood
Music by Hans Zimmer & Junkie XL
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Batman and Superman. It's dark and I love it!
20 September 2017 | by See all my reviews

Ben Affleck did an excellent performance playing Batman. Although Christian Bale wasn't good enough but Affleck is even better. I've watched it in the theater and I watched it on DVD. It blew my mind away. All the fighting scenes between Batman and Superman was intense. The Man of Steel versus the Dark Knight. It's nothing like I've seen before. The first two Batman films by Tim Burton is still close to my heart but this one is superb and dark. I can't wait for Justice League.


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