More details announced for Batgirl movie

The Batgirl film has been in development for several years, with Joss Whedon signing a deal to write and direct in 2017, and dropping out a year later. Batgirl does not have a release date, but Warners has previously indicated it will likely bow on HBO Max in 2023. We now have more details in this featurette released during DC FanDome. A quick spotlight  was shown with star Leslie Grace, directors Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah, and writer Christina Hodson.244598495_218335507059468_3594508479344465669_n

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J. K. Simmons in talks to return to Batman Universe as Commissioner Gordon

J. K. Simmons, the Oscar-winning actor is in negotiations to reprise the role of classic Batman character Commissioner James Gordon in Batgirl, Warner Bros.’ feature for HBO Max.


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Batgirl movie casts Leslie Grace

Leslie Grace, the actor, known for her breakout role in In the Heights, is joining the DC Universe as Barbara Gordon, AKA Batgirl.

Adil El Arbi and Bilall Fallah are directing Batgirl, from a script by Christina Hodson, the DC mainstay behind Birds of Prey and the upcoming The Flash. Kristin Burr is producing.


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The Batman Casts Jayme Lawson in ‘Unknown Role’

Up-and-coming actress Jayme Lawson, who recently graduated from Juilliard, has landed a notable role alongside Robert Pattinson in The Batman.


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Gotham’s villains are getting really evil!

Every Batman fan must be on cloud nine right now. Fox’s hit show Gotham Season 3 is finally shaping up and its villains are looking more scary than ever before.

So maybe it’s only a matter of time before we see the young Bruce Wayne (David Mazouz) transform from a broken little child into a fully-fledged crime-fighting machine

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Blu-Ray Review: Batman – The Killing Joke (Limited Edition gift set)

Review by Ben Gummery


1387325ab956c8c74bb3ab7914759e29_XLBatman: The Killing Joke is a 2016 American animated superhero film produced by Warner Bros: Animation and distributed by Warner Bros: Pictures.

The film is the twenty-sixth film in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies series.

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Review: The Killing Joke

Written by Lewis Mainwaring *Spoilers*


Killingjoke (1)Fans of Alan Moore and Brian Bolland‘s 1988 definitive one-shot graphic novel – Batman: The Killing Joke, have been waiting a very long time to see a full-length adaptation.

Batman: The Killing Joke is a 2016 American animated superhero film produced by Warner Bros: Animation and distributed by Warner Bros: Pictures. The film is the twenty-sixth film in the DC Universe Animated Original Movies series.


Both the original  graphic novel and this film is set in the fictional U.S. city of Gotham, Batman: The Killing Joke provides an origin story for the supervillain the Joker, loosely adapted from the 1951 story arc “The Man Behind the Red Hood!”.

Taking place over two timelines, The Killing Joke depicts the Joker attempting to drive Jim Gordon insane and Batman’s desperate attempt to stop him.

The film is directed by Sam Liu, written by Brian Azzarello and stars the voices of Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill, Tara Strong and Ray Wise. Continue reading

Newly Released ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’ Extended Sneak Peek

Written by Lewis Mainwaring


KillingjokeFans of Alan Moore and Brian Bolland‘s 1988 definitive one-shot graphic novel, Batman: The Killing Joke, have been waiting a very long time to see a full-length adaptation.

Since it’s announcement by producer Bruce Timm during the Justice League: Gods and Monsters panel at San Diego Comic-Con ’15, there has been a lot of excitement and anticipation for this animated film with both Kevin Conroy and Mark Hamill reprising their roles as Batman and the Joker, respectively. Continue reading

Fallen Stars: A Tribute

Here at Indie Mac User we are remembering the stars who have passed away this year.


Ben E. Woolf (September 15, 1980 – February 23, 2015) was an American film and television actor best known for his recurring role as Meep on the television series American Horror Story – Freak Show.

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