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Looks Like Ben Affleck Won’t Be the DCEU’s Movie Batman Much Longer

Batfleck no more!

Well that was over quickly. For all the furor over the "Batfleck" in the first place, it seems that Ben Affleck isn't going to be in the role of the caped crusader much longer. That probably has those who were never thrilled with the idea in the first place feeling pretty relieved, but what does it mean for the future of Batman in the DCEU?

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Matt Reeves Decides to Start Over With a Brand New Story for Batman Film

Batman Director Matt Reeves pulled a Fleetwood Mac and decided to go his own way, using a different script and a brand new story for the film.

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People‘s Jennifer Garner Cover Story Not Only BS, But Sexist and Ageist as Hell

Sometimes, I forget that People is a tabloid dressed in a Real Magazine costume. Thankfully, I have things like this bullshit Jennifer Garner cover story to remind me.

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Casey Affleck “Opens Up” About Sexual Harassment Allegations…By Saying Absolutely Nothing

After an awards season during which few press outlets were talking about the sexual harassment allegations against now Best Actor Oscar winner, Casey Affleck, and no outlets dared asking him about it directly, the Boston Globe has finally done so. Affleck's response is the opposite of illuminating.

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It’s Really Happening: Matt Reeves Officially Signs on to The Batman as Director

It looks like The Batman might pull it together, after all.

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Things We Saw Today: YouTube Series Shows How Cabaret Used Music to Warn Against Fascism

The awesome installment of Musical Hell's "Know the Score" series after the jump shows us how chillingly relevant the musical Cabaret still is, considering our current political climate. If you've ever wondered why art is so important, wonder no more.

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Matt Reeves, Director of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, Will Reportedly Direct The Batman

According to Variety, Cloverfield and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes director Matt Reeves "has already committed" to directing DC and Warner Brothers' The Batman.

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Ben Affleck Won’t Direct The Batman. He’ll Still Star, Obviously

After the disappointing box-office return on Live By Night, the period gangster film that Ben Affleck directed and also wrote (or, at least, adapted from the original book by Dennis Lehane), it seems like ol' Batfleck has decided to change gears.

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Ben Affleck Seems Frustrated That People Care More About Batman Than Live By Night

I'm getting the impression that Ben Affleck is tired of people asking him about that Batman movie that he may or may not be doing.

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Ben Affleck Says His Solo Batman Film Is “Not a Set Thing”

Ben Affleck said that his solo Batman film is "not a set thing" in a recent interview.

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Things We Saw Today: Try Not to Tear Up at Michael Giacchino’s Rogue One Score

Michael Giacchino might've only had four and a half weeks to write the score for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, but judging from this highlight he didn't waste a single moment.

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Joe Manganiello Says Ben Affleck’s The Batman Will Encompass All the Things You Love About Batman

Do you believe him?

If you're having reservations about Ben Affleck's solo Batman film, Joe Manganiello is here to assure you that everything is going to be okay.

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Justice League Cast Celebrates End of Filming

Now that filming is over, it's only a matter of counting down the days until the next Justice League trailer--and from there, we've got a little over a year to go before the film itself premieres on November 17, 2017. (Don't worry. At least we only have to wait until June for Wonder Woman.)

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Ben Affleck Reveals Title of the New Batman Movie, The Batman

The mystery has never been more alive.

Ben Affleck has a working title for his solo Batman movie, and it looks like he's going to keep it short and sweet.

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Ben Affleck and Matt Damon’s New Series for Syfy Follows a Futuristic Company Man

And features a lot of recognizable faces!

That’s right–Ben Affleck and Matt Damon are the executive producers on a new series for Syfy–which, frankly, has been killing it with its original programming lately, from Wynonna Earp to The Expanse. This new series is called Incorporated, and in addition to Affleck and Damon is also being executive produced by The Good Wife‘s Ted […]

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Joe Manganiello Has Been Tapped to Play Deathstroke in Ben Affleck’s Batman Movie

Remember that short video that Ben Affleck posted on social media, which appeared to be teasing an appearance by Deathstroke in his standalone Batman film? That appearance has been confirmed, because Joe Manganiello has been cast as the DC assassin in the Affleck-fronted picture.

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Ben Affleck Posts Footage of Deathstroke on Social Media—Does this Mean He’s Appearing in Batman’s Solo Film?

Footage of Deathstroke runway stomping through a steamy hallway popped up on Ben Affleck’s social media and it’s raising a few questions.

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Things We Saw Today: New Ant-Man Figure Looks Just Like…Ben Affleck?

We know it's sometimes difficult for people to keep things like celebrities, comics publishers, and superheroes straight, so maybe this new Ant-Man figure is sort-of understandable? Hot Toys is generally known for the amazing likenesses of their figures. However, as HitFix points out, their new Ant-Man figure looks more like...Ben Affleck's Batman.

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Things We Saw Today: Ian McKellen Reads Roald Dahl Letters Reminding Us to Be Dinketysnipsy

This video of Ian McKellan reading two letters Roald Dahl wrote to a young girl having trouble with settling into school reminds us all to be imaginative Dinketysnipsy girls (and not sliggylumpfructious Veruca Salts).

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Things We Saw Today: Fall Out Boy and Missy Elliott Team Up For Ghostbusters Soundtrack

Fall Out Boy sent out a tweet this afternoon promoting the news that they'll be contributing to the Ghostbusters soundtrack--along with, um, Missy freakin' Elliot? This is delightful news on this here Thorsday, thank you and goodnight.

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