Edgar Wright’s favorite scene is the eye-catching Batmobile chase
Director Edgar Wright praised ‘The Batman’, and mentioned that his favorite scene was an explosive car chase through the streets of Gotham City.
Matt Reeves ‘ ‘The Batman’ hits US theaters today, but the film has already garnered acclaim from critics and filmmakers. One of them is ‘Baby Driver’ director Edgar Wright who took to Twitter to praise the film’s car chase scene between the Caped Crusader (Robert Pattinson) and Penguin (Colin Farrell).
The scene in question has actually been in several trailers showing explosive car chases on the streets of Gotham City. In the meantime, the film will only be publicly available tomorrow and Wright’s early praise of the scene was a great start that the Batmobile races really caught on.
Wright himself is a huge fan of stunts involving cars, he wrote and directed ‘Baby Driver’ which is a film based entirely on car chases. So, we have to take his word for it when he says ‘The Batman’ is as good as promised. Here’s an excerpt of a tweet from Edgar Wright
“You don’t need me to tell you to see The Batman. (You may have already booked tickets for this movie!). But I’d say as a fan of car chases, there’s fog from the rain-soaked roads chasing the Batmobile. What a real action! You will enjoy it.”
According to Collider, this US premiere looks like ‘The Batman’ was able to earn between US$100 million and US$125 million in its first weekend, which is roughly about half of what ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ made. in the first three days. However, there is a realistic chance that the film could gross around $140 million.
Warner Bros. is confident in the success of ‘The Batman’ , that’s why, the company has confirmed two spin-off series to be airing on HBO Max to expand the story of the film. The first will focus on the Gotham City Police Department, while the second will explore Farrell’s incarnation of the character The Penguin.
The Batman film cast includes Zo Kravitz as Catwoman, Paul Dano as Riddler, Andy Serkis as butler Wayne-Alfred Pennyworth, Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner Gordon, and John Turturro as Carmine Falcone.
While the story takes place in his sophomore year as Batman (Robert Pattinson), Bruce Wayne struggles to find his place as a crime hunter. He instills fear in those who commit crimes, but with his vigilante methods.
With the storyline that stands alone, as well as the players who star in this film. It seems true, ‘The Batman’ will be one of the next favorite films in 2022. All the praise and ratings given from the audience, to the film watchers will make the film ‘The Batman’ even more popular.
Are you ready for the new adventure of ‘The Batman’ ?