Fan films are everywhere, but one of the most impressive is this animated short from filmmaker Mitchell Hammond which postulates Batman emerging 30 years after Skynet's ascent to power and taking on the resulting world of the Terminators.
If anyone deserves credit for bringing a more serious Batman to the screen in the 1980s, it's producer Michael Uslan, who was determined to be rid of the stigma attached to the character from the series of the 1960s. Now he's producing Batman vs. Superman, which he discusses in this video interview.
John Constantine and Hellblazer are both in the news thanks to the pilot that NBC is producing. Filmmaker Harry Locke IV has beaten them to the punch, however, with this fan film, which he goes behind the scenes on in this excerpt from a "making of" piece.
Marvel's latest one-shot is "All Hail the King," which follows Trevor Slattery (a.k.a. The Mandarin) from Iron Man 3 into prison. In this exclusive interview, writer/director Drew Pearce (who co-wrote IM3)reveals how this short came about.
As Tim Burton's Batman gets ready to celebrate its 25th anniversary, writer Nick Green takes a look back at the controversy of his decision to sign Michael Keaton in the title role and the phenomenal impact the film had on the public and the genre in this article excerpt.
In this excerpt from the final installment of a series of articles, Director/Storyboard Artist/Producer Jay Oliva continues to go behind the scenes on the Superman 75th Anniversary animated short. The discussion covers Doomsday to Henry Cavill's Man of Steel and beyond.
Jay Oliva, frequent director of DC's animated films, continues his behind the scenes guide to the making of the 75th Anniversary Superman short that was released last year and is available on the Man of Steel Blu-ray. For the short, he served as director/producer/storyboard artist.
Last year Warner Bros. premiered an animated short celebrating Superman's 75th Anniversary. In this excerpt from an exclusive "making of" piece, director/storyboard artist Jay Oliva discusses how the short came together.
I, Frankenstein promises a take on Mary Shelley's classic character that - like the graphic novel from Kevin Grevioux - promises to be different from any that has preceded it. In this exclusive interview, writer/director Stuart Beattie discusses the making of the film.
In these video interview clips, actor Christopher Gorham discusses his role as The Flash in Justice League: War, a film still celebrating its New York premiere tonight at the Paley Center For Media despite the snowstorm blanketing the city.
Despite disappointment that Man of Steel 2 has been pushed back to 2016, fascination with the characters of Superman and Batman continues. The dynamic between those two characters is explored via this exclusive interview with writer Mark Waid.
The Justice League is a growing presence in a variety of mediums these days, and this Tuesday that will include Target with the DVD release of JLA Adventures: Trapped in Time. What follows is an excerpt from an exclusive interview with director Giancarlo Volpe.
Insofar as DC fans are concerned, the main event of 2015 will be the sequel to Man of Steel bringing together Superman and Batman. What follows is an excerpt from an exclusive interview with writer Greg Pak about the Superman/Batman dynamic.
Debuting next month on Blu-ray and DVD is the animated adaptation of Justice League: War, based on the first Geoff Johns/Jim Lee New 52 JL storyline. What follows is a piece featuring exclusive interviews with director Jay Oliva and writer Heath Corson.
Fourteen years after the debut of Batman Beyond, there is still tremendous interest in the show's premise and characters. For that reason we've dipped into the archives for this 1998 "series preview" piece featuring interviews with Bruce Timm, Paul Dini and others.
We're changing tact a bit here, looking at the character of Zephyr, a unique entry in the superhero genre whose prose adventures are written by Australian writer Warren Hately. What follows is an exclusive interview with the author, who details what Zephyr is all about.
The Misadventures of Adam West continues with issue #9, co-written by CBM's Ed Gross, in which Adam finds himself in Generic City, where he encounters that world's supposed hero, Fleischer. The two of them go against Flatulence. A seven page preview follows.
Some time ago, CBM's Ed Gross introduced a Superman parody comic called Fleischer. A novelization of the comic scripts is being written and, with Galactus' kind permission, we're offering an excerpt. We would love to get your feedback on this work in progress.
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox is the newest DC animated film, and one way it's significant is that it features Sam Daly, the son of veteran Superman voice actor Tim Daly, in the role of Man of Steel. CBM's Ed Gross caught up with Sam to discuss the project.
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox is being released on Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Download on July 30, 2013, and in these interview clips actors Justin Chambers (Flash) and Kevin McKidd (Batman) discuss the film.
Warner Bros. has released a new clip from next week's Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox, featuring Barry Allen (voiced by Justin Chambers) in discussions with the time-altered Batman (Kevin McKidd) about the nature of the Speed Force.
At Comic-Con, CBM's Ed Gross caught up with Arrow star Stephen Amell and discussed the fact that when audiences are reintroduced to Oliver Queen in season two, he's going to be a very different man. Amell shares his thoughts on the next phase in Oliver's journey.
Despite rumors to the contrary, Batman and the Joker get along famously. Well, at least voice actors Troy Baker and Roger Craig Smith do, as they prove in this Batman: Arkham Origins video interview conducted at Comic-Con 2013 by, among others, CBM's Ed Gross.
There have been plenty of rumors about Henry Cavill starring in the film version of 50 Shades of Grey, and in this interview excerpt he discusses how future roles will be impacted by Superman and his thoughts about suiting up again.
In this excerpt from an exclusive interview with Man of Steel storyboard artist Jay Oliva we gain greater insight into how the film's action set pieces were developed, collaborating with Zack Snyder and hopes for the future of the DC Movie Universe.