"Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice" marks the first time the Dark Knight and the Man of Steel have appeared together on the big-screen, and the team-up has been years in the making.
During that time, the Batman has had three different franchise opportunities to win over fans and prove that he doesn't need a guy in red boots and a cape to help him be awesome. The Caped Crusader can do that all on his own.
Here's the proof:
It's been nearly two years since Superman's (Henry Cavill) colossal battle with Zod (Michael Shannon) devastated the city of Metropolis. The loss of life and collateral damage left many feeling angry and helpless, including crime-fighting billionaire Bruce Wayne (Ben Affleck). Convinced that Superman is now a threat to humanity, Batman embarks on a personal vendetta to end his reign on Earth, while the conniving Lex Luthor (Jesse Eisenberg) launches his own crusade against the Man of Steel. Read More