Send News. Want a reply? Read this. More in the FAQ.   News Forum - All Forums - Mobile - PDA - RSS Headlines  RSS Headlines   Twitter  Twitter
Customize
User Settings
Styles:
LAN Parties
Upcoming one-time events:

Regularly scheduled events

Report this Comment
Use this form to report the selected comment to the moderators. Reporting should generally be used only if the comment breaks forum rules.

31. Re: Out of the Blue Aug 23, 2013, 13:47 jdreyer
 
Well, it seems like they're just going for a Brand Name with Affleck, although at 41 he's a bit old to be starting a franchise with. He's not bad, but he's not inspiring either.

As far as unknowns, the comparison with Cavill is not really fair, since Batman is a much more difficult and nuanced character to play. You'd need someone with a more proven track record. I wonder why they didn't go with Joseph Gordon Levitt, since he's a fantastic actor and (spoiler) Bale gave him the Batcave at the end of Dark Knight Rises.

If I were to go with a lesser-known actor, I would have gone with Bradley Cooper. He's got the millionaire playboy look down pat. He's got the physicality. And he's proven he's got the chops to play a psychologically wounded superhero after his performance in Silver Linings Playbook.
 
Avatar 22024
 
"It's just a bunch of mystic bovine scatology to me." - 1badmf
 
Subject
  
Optional
Message
 
Login Email   Password Remember Me
If you don't already have a Blue's News user account, you can sign up here.
Forgotten your password? Click here.
 




footer

.. .. ..

Blue's News logo