The Batman director Matt Reeves mentioned how the manufacturing shutdown has given him time to rethink sure features of the movie.
Manufacturing on Matt Reeves’ The Batman was properly underway in the UK when the coronavirus pandemic compelled Warner Bros. to droop filming. Whereas manufacturing was initially shut down for 2 weeks, the severity of the pandemic prompted the studio to finally delay filming indefinitely and work on The Batman gained’t resume till the time is correct.
During an interview with Deadline, Matt Reeves revealed that “1 / 4 of the film” had been shot by the point manufacturing was suspended and whereas there isn’t a official enhancing occurring proper now, he has been assessing the dailies through the coronavirus shutdown. Moreover, Matt Reeves famous that the downtime throughout this era of self-isolation has given him time to rethink the “tone” of sure sequences in The Batman:
It occurs any time you shoot something. The sudden — comfortable accidents and stuff you didn’t fairly count on: That’s the lightning in a bottle for one thing that’s alive. I’d say that the modifications actually need to do with ‘Oh, seeing the tone of this’ with these scenes we haven’t performed which hook up with that a part of the storyline. It seems like there may be a chance to discover a few of that sudden tone that we discovered. With these films, you by no means have sufficient prep time, as a result of they’re so advanced and so monumental in so some ways. It additionally provides me a second to consider the bigger sequences which have but to come back up and the way I need to notice these.”
Nonetheless, Matt Reeves additionally famous that he has no intention of outright re-writing the script, saying, “It took me two years to work on that story, and it’s a really particular thriller noir that’s been actually thought-out by me and my companions.”
Full plot particulars on The Batman are at present underneath wraps, although the movie is understood to focus on a youthful Bruce Wayne and have a Rogues’ Gallery of villains that features Catwoman, The Penguin, and The Riddler. Following the Caped Crusader throughout his adolescence as Gotham Metropolis’s protector, the movie will make use of the Darkish Knight’s detective abilities to a larger extent than earlier diversifications. It’s anticipated to be the primary chapter in a brand new trilogy with Robert Pattinson as Batman.
Directed by Matt Reeves from a script he co-wrote with Mattson Tomlin, The Batman stars Robert Pattinson because the Caped Crusader, Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman, Paul Dano because the Riddler, Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner James Gordon, John Turturro as Carmine Falcone, Peter Sarsgaard as Gil Colson, Jayme Lawson as Bella Reál, with Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth, and Colin Farrell because the Penguin.
The Batman is at present scheduled to be launched in theaters on June 25, 2021.