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Batman Caped Crusader is a 2021 American superhero film based on the DC Comics superhero character by the same name. Directed by James Wan and stars Grant Gustin, Selena Gomez, Channing Tatum, Asa Butterfield, Bill Nighy, Tom Selleck, Aidan Gillen, Denzel Washington, Paul Sparks, and Simon Pegg. Gotham City vigilante and billionaire playboy Bruce Wayne sets his eyes on a deadly assassin Floyd Lawton with his alter ego Deadshot.

Batman: Caped Crusader premiered on July 18, 2021, in Los Angeles in IMAX and 3D. The film received generally positive reviews critics praised Gustin's performance it became the first superhero film to gross $5 billion worldwide, breaking box office records and becoming the highest grossing film of 2021. A sequel Batman: Hope is set to be released on July 22, 2023.

Plot

In Gotham City a superhero with his alter ego Batman has protected Gotham for Seven years to not only inspire the people but to make his late parents proud his real name is Bruce Wayne head of Wayne Enterprises

Cast

  • Grant Gustin as Bruce Wayne/Batman:
  • Selena Gomez as Selina Kyle/Catwoman
  • Channing Tatum as Floyd Lawton/Deadshot:
  • Asa Butterfield as Dick Grayson/Nightwing:
  • Bill Nighy as Ra's al Ghul:
  • Tom Selleck as Commissioner Jim Gordon:
  • Aidan Gillen as Jonathan Crane/Scarecrow:
  • Denzel Washington as Lucius Fox:
  • Paul Sparks as Amadeus Arkham:
  • Simon Pegg as Alfred Pennyworth:

Trivia

  • Director James Wan confirmed Batman's suit would blue instead of Black.
  • There were eleven actors to audition for Batman they were Dylan O'Brien, Taron Egerton, Joshua Bowman, Josh Hutcherson, Taylor Kitsch, Dylan Minnette, Daniel Radcliffe, Tom Holland, Nicholas Holt, Logan Lerman, and Grant Gustin.
  • During an Interview with Jimmy Kimmel Grant Gustin did confirm he prefers Superman more than Batman.
  • James McAvoy, Patrick Stewart, Colin Firth, Henry Cavill, Mark Strong, Benedict Cumberbatch, and Jude were considered for the role of Alfred Pennyworth.
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