Batman & Superman To Feature In The Same Movie....It's A LEGO

Discussion in 'Books, Music, TV & Movies' started by Hadrian, Jun 26, 2012.

  1. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    Warner Bros. are making a LEGO movie called "LEGO: Piece of the Resistance", it is due out February 18th 2014. Today WB also announced that this movie will also feature Batman & Superman! So you've got kids movie, LEGO & Batman & Superman...yeah this thing is going to do well.

    Will it be good though? It's directed by Phil Lord & Chris Miller who did Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs (I've not seen it but critics like it) but also the fairly decent 21 Jump Street and will also input from Chris McKay who did Robot Chicken.

    Story goes like this:
    Sounds like Bats & Supes could be special guest stars however the voice for Batman is Will Arnett of Arrested Development...yeah never watched that so I can't say if he's a good fit. Shame they didn't get Kevin Conroy. For Superman apprarently they're trying to get Channing Tatum...which leads me to believe that those two could be in larger roles.
    Who knows how this could turn out.
  2. soulx

    soulx GBAtemp Legend

    Apr 4, 2009
    BAHAHAHA, what? I'll never be able to take this film seriously with him doing the voice.

    But he could do a decent Batman, I dunno. He certainly wouldn't be my first choice for the role, though.
  3. Guild McCommunist

    Guild McCommunist (not on boat)

    May 6, 2009
    United States
    The Danger Zone
    I hardly know Will Arnett from anything that isn't comedy (he's Gob in Arrested Development and he also plays Devin Banks occasionally in 30 Rock). Here's some stuff from Arrested Development...

    Channing Tatum... Um, I dunno.

    Still I was expecting some type of Batman cameo in that upcoming Man of Steel movie or something.
  4. Gahars

    Gahars Bakayaro Banzai

    Aug 5, 2011
    United States
    New Jersey
    GOB as Batman? That could work. ("Yeah, like the guy in the million dollar Bat-suit needs to get criminal blood all over him. COME ON!")

    On the whole, though, this project isn't all that exciting. Then again, I'm more of a K'nex guy, so maybe it's just me.
  5. ShadowSoldier

    ShadowSoldier GBAtemp Guru

    Oct 8, 2009
    Not the best choice, but Will does have that darker raspy gritty voice in there a little. It could work, but it would require a lot of work.