With “Batman v. Superman” coming, an unofficial picture of the Batmobile leaked online on Wednesday. “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” helmer Zack Snyder then tweeted an image of the real Batmobile later that day, and it is a bad-ass! Read on to learn more about this scoop.
With all the fan photos of the Bat-mobile circling online, director Zack Snyder finally decides to reveal what the famed ride looks like by tweeting,
— Zack Snyder (@ZackSnyder) September 11, 2014
Entertainment Weekly then cracked the specs of the Dark Knight’s ride.
CUSTOM BUILT 2015 two-door sedan
– Original owner
– Low mileage and good condition
– Flip-top doors
– Assorted bullet and crash wear-and-tear, otherwise indestructible.
– Matte finish “stealth” paint job
– Rack and pinion steering
– Hood-mounted, twin-barrel machine gun turret
– Built-in fire-extinguishing system
– Night vision headlamps, turn signals (no brake lights)
– Jet engine propulsion for leaping curbs, innocent bystanders
– Sirius XM satellite radio *1 month free trial subscription
The Batmobile was also featured in previous “Batman” films, such as “Batman” and “Batman Returns,” and was built on a Chevy Impala chassis with a long, low and sleek design featuring its signature afterburner housed in the back. In “Batman Forever,” “Batman & Robin” and in Christopher Nolan’s “The Dark Knight” trilogy, the mobile much more resembled a four-wheeled tank.
“Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” stars Henry Cavill as Clark Kent/Superman, Ben Affleck as BruceWayne/Batman, Gal Gadot as Diana Prince/Wonder Woman, with Amy Adams, Laurence Fishburne and Diane Lane returning from “Man of Steel,” Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, Jeremy Irons as Alfred, and Holly Hunter in a role newly created for the film.
“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” is written by Chris Terrio, from a screenplay by David S. Goyer. Charles Roven and Deborah Snyder are producing, with Benjamin Melniker, Michael E. Uslan, Wesley Coller, David S. Goyer and Geoff Johns serving as executive producers. “Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is directed by Zack Snyder, who also directed the pic “Man of Steel”.
“Batman V. Superman: Dawn of Justice” is scheduled to be released in movie theaters on March 25, 2016. For more details on celebrities, upcoming movies and TV shows, stay tuned here on Movie News Guide (MNG).
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