The Flash (movie)
|Directed by||Andy Muschietti|
|Screenplay by||Christina Hodson|
|Music by||Benjamin Wallfisch|
|Edited by||Paul Machliss|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros. Pictures|
The Flash is an upcoming American superhero movie based on the DC Comics character of the same name. It is produced by DC Films, The Disco Factory, and Double Dream, and set for distribution by Warner Bros. Pictures. It is set to be the twelfth movie in the DC Extended Universe (DCEU).
Background[change | change source]
The movie is directed by Andy Muschietti from a screenplay by Christina Hodson. It stars Ezra Miller as Barry Allen / The Flash alongside Ben Affleck, Michael Keaton, Sasha Calle, Kiersey Clemons, Maribel Verdú, and Ron Livingston. In The Flash, Allen travels back in time to prevent his mother's murder, which causes many problems.
The Flash is scheduled to be released in the United States on November 4, 2022.
Cast[change | change source]
- Ezra Miller as Barry Allen / The Flash:
A police forensic investigator from Central City and member of the Justice League who can move at superhuman speeds using the Speed Force.
- Ben Affleck as Bruce Wayne / Batman:
A wealthy socialite from Gotham City, leader of the Justice League, and owner of Wayne Enterprises who became the vigilante known as Batman following his parents' murder.
- Michael Keaton as Bruce Wayne / Batman:
An older version of Wayne from an alternative universe. Keaton reprises his role from Batman (1989) and Batman Returns (1992).
- Sasha Calle as Supergirl: A powerful Kryptonian with similar powers, abilities, and costume to Superman.
- Kiersey Clemons as Iris West: A journalist for the Picture News and love interest of Barry Allen.
- Maribel Verdú as Nora Allen: Barry's mother who was murdered in his youth. Her husband Henry was blamed for her death.
- Ron Livingston as Henry Allen: Barry's father, who was wrongfully convicted for the murder of his wife. Livingston replaces Billy Crudup, who played the character in other DCEU movies.
References[change | change source]
- Hibberd, James (November 16, 2015). "Ezra Miller on how his The Flash will differ from The CW's version". Entertainment Weekly. Archived from the original on November 18, 2015. Retrieved November 18, 2015.
- Gonzalez, Umberto (April 19, 2021). "Yes, Michael Keaton Really Is Playing Batman in 'The Flash'". TheWrap. Archived from the original on April 19, 2021.
- D'Alessandro, Anthony (October 5, 2020). "'The Batman' Flies To 2022 Post 'Dune' Drift, 'Matrix 4' Moves Up To Christmas 2021, 'Shazam! 2' Zaps To 2023 & More WB Changes – Update". Deadline Hollywood. Archived from the original on October 6, 2020. Retrieved October 5, 2020.