The DC Comics Shared Universe Films are a series of upcoming superhero movies based on DC Comics characters and properties. The films are set in a shared fictional universe that will see the crossing over of characters, locations, cast and storylines, which is similar to the DC Comics Universe. It follows the success of the critically and commercially acclaimed Marvel Cinematic Universe. The Marvel Cinematic Universe revolves around Marvel Comics characters, such as Iron Man, Thor, Captain America and super teams, The Guardians Of The Galaxy and The Avengers. After seeing the enormous success of the Marvel Cinematic Universe, DC Comics decided to create their own.
The first film in the series was Man of Steel, released on June 14, 2013. It was a reboot of the Superman franchise. The plot revolved around the origin story of Superman. Zack Snyder directed the film. David S. Goyer wrote the script based on a story by Goyer and Christopher Nolan. However, DC Comics Shared Universe Films is not connected to Christopher Nolan’s Batman Trilogy. Man Of Steel starred Amy Adams, Kevin Costner, Russell Crowe, Diane Lane and Henry Cavill as Superman. The DC Comics Shared Universe Films and the DC Comics Shared Universe TV are considered separate universes. The CW series The Flash and Green Arrow, are not connected to the films in the series.
For decades, comic book fans have debated and dreamt of the day that some of their favorite super heroes could fight with and against each other. Very soon, every comic book fans dream will finally come true. All release dates are tentative and could be pushed back or changed. Here is a look at 10 upcoming DC Comics Shared Universe Films.
10 The Justice League Dark and Other Possible Films
Guillermo Del Toro is currently working on a film based around The Justice League Dark, tentatively titled Dark Universe. The Justice League Dark is a team consisting of DC Comics characters that usually deals with cases that are supernatural and considered unsuitable for the more traditional Justice League. The film is expected to revolve around the characters John Constantine, Swamp Thing, Zantanna, Spectre, Etrigan The Demon and Deadman. The film is in the script writing stage.
9 Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice - March 25, 2016
8 The Green Lantern - June 19, 2020
7 Cyborg - April 3, 2020
6 The Flash - March 23, 2018
5 Aquaman - July 27, 2018
4 Shazam - April 5, 2019
3 Wonder Woman - June 23, 2017
2 Suicide Squad - August 5, 2016
1 Justice League Part 1 - November 17, 2017 & Justice League Part 2 - June 14, 2019
Justice League Part 1 will be the fifth film in the DC Comics Shared Universe. Justice League Part 2 will be the ninth installment in the DC Comics Shared Universe. Zack Snyder will direct both films based on a story by Snyder and David S. Goyer. Chris Terrio will write the scripts for both films, as well. Both films are still in development. The films will be based on the DC Comics superhero team, The Justice League. The team consists of the most iconic and legendary heroes of all time. The film will see several characters coming together from other films and spin-offs. The film is expected to star Henry Cavill as Superman, Ben Affleck as Batman, Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Ezra Miller as The Flash, Jason Momao as Aquaman and Ray Fisher as Cyborg.
Sources: screenrant.com, ew.com, comingsoon.net, imdb.com
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