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Development & Production


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Oct. 13, 2020
'The Batman' was filming a motorcycle action scene with Batman and Catwoman stunt doubles in Liverpool.   (Set Photo(s))
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Oct. 12, 2020
'The Batman' was filming a funeral scene in Liverpool with Robert Pattinson, Zoe Kravitz, Colin Farrell, John Turturro, and more.   (Set Photo(s))
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Sep. 19, 2020
'The Batman' was reported to have resumed filming in the U.K.   (Variety)
Report
Sep. 03, 2020
Production on 'The Batman' was put on hold after Robert Pattinson tested positive for COVID-19.   (Vanity Fair)
Report
Aug. 25, 2020
'The Batman' was reported to shoot "relatively succinct" scenes in Chicago in October 2020.   (Screen Magazine)
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Aug. 22, 2020
Matt Reeves said 'The Batman' is about "25 to 30 percent finished filming."   (Cast/Crew)
Quote (Updated)
Aug. 17, 2020
Variety confirmed that production of 'The Batman' will resume in September.   (Variety)

Aug. 17, 2020
'The Batman' was reported to resume production on the first week of September 2020.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 13, 2020
'The Batman' was reported to no longer be filming on-location, with production now set to take place in-studio.   (Cast/Crew)
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Jul. 05, 2020
The U.K. Government was reportedly providing exemptions for productions like 'The Batman' to resume after shutting down due to COVID-19.   (The Wrap)
Official
Jun. 04, 2020
'The Batman' was reported to possibly face further production delays due to precautions being taken for COVID-19.   (Warner Bros.)
Rumor
Nov. 22, 2019
Matt Reeves' Batman trilogy was rumored to shoot back-to-back.   (Grace Randolph)
Rumor
Aug. 21, 2019
'The Batman' was rumored to begin filming January 2020.   (Grace Randolph)

Cast


Official
Aug. 23, 2020
Barry Keoghan was officially cast in 'The Batman' as Officer Stanley Merkel   (Warner Bros.)

Release Date


Official
Oct. 06, 2020
'The Batman' was officially delayed to March 4, 2022.   (Warner Bros.)

Plot


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Oct. 18, 2020
A set photo from 'The Batman' indicated that GothCorp will be featured in the movie.   (Set Photo(s))
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Oct. 17, 2020
A set photo of a taxi cab logo featuring the year 2019 was obtained from the Chicago production of 'The Batman.'   (Set Photo(s))
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Oct. 16, 2020
A set photo showed that a civilian wearing a Superman Halloween costume will appear in 'The Batman.'   (Set Photo(s))
Rumor
Aug. 25, 2020
Evidence suggested Batman will wear two suits in 'The Batman.'   (Reddit User)
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Aug. 22, 2020
'The Batman' was said to take place two years after Bruce Wayne initially becomes Batman.   (Cast/Crew)
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Aug. 22, 2020
The villains in 'The Batman' were confirmed to have had no prior interaction with Batman, with the film being an origin for the likes of Catwoman, Penguin, and The Riddler.   (Cast/Crew)
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Aug. 22, 2020
Matt Reeves said 'The Batman' will not be an origin story for Bruce Wayne but will be in the middle of his Gotham Experiment.   (Cast/Crew)
Rumor
Jun. 08, 2020
The Joker was rumored to appear in the second and third movies in Matt Reeves' 'The Batman' trilogy.   (The Direct)
Rumor
Jul. 18, 2018
The Court of Owls were rumored to be the main villains in 'The Batman.'   (Grace Randolph)

Promotional


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Aug. 22, 2020
A trailer for 'The Batman' was released at DC FanDome   (Warner Bros.)