The Batman (movie)

upcoming superhero film directed by Matt Reeves
(Redirected from The Batman (2021 movie))

The Batman is an upcoming American superhero mystery movie based on the DC Comics character of the same name. It is produced by DC Films and released by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is set to be a reboot of the movie franchise. The movie is directed by Matt Reeves, who wrote the screenplay with Mattson Tomlin, and will star Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne / Batman, with Jeffrey Wright, Zoë Kravitz, Paul Dano, Andy Serkis, and John Turturro in supporting roles.

The Batman
Directed byMatt Reeves
Produced by
  • Dylan Clark
  • Matt Reeves
Written by
Music byMichael Giacchino
CinematographyGreig Fraser
Edited byWilliam Hoy
Distributed byWarner Bros. Pictures
Release date
  • October 1, 2022 (2022-10-01)
CountryUnited States

The Batman is scheduled to be released on October 1, 2022. It was originally supposed to be released in June 2021, but was pushed back due to the 2020 coronavirus pandemic.


Additionally, Jayme Lawson has been cast as Bella, a politician running for office in Gotham.


The Batman is set to be the first in a new trilogy of Batman movies.


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