DC Fandome: First look “The Batman” trailer unveiled

Matt Reeves and the cast of The Batman have debuted the first trailer from the rebooted franchise, The Batman, at this weekend’s DC FanDome digital event.

Director Matt Reeves confirmed that the film will was influenced by the films Chinatown, Taxi Driver and French Connection, so he really wanted to make the film a more grounded noir/detective tale.

The brutal new footage features Robert Pattinson’s youthful and inexperienced Batman teaming up with Jeffrey Wright’s James Gordon to try and help solve a number of connected murder cases. Also briefly introduced is Zoë Kravitz’s Selina Kyle/Catwoman.

Check out the teaser below!

Directed by Matt Reeves, The Batman stars Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne, Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman, Paul Dano as the Riddler, Colin Farrell as the Penguin, John Turturro as crime boss Carmine Falcone Jeffrey Wright as Commissioner Gordon, Andy Serkis as Alfred Pennyworth and Peter Sarsgaard as potentially Two-Face.

The Batman opens in cinemas on Oct. 1, 2021. 

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