After months of anticipation for Robert Pattinson’s upcoming (doubtlessly very fancy) movie The Batman, filmmaker Matt Reeves shared a primary glimpse of what Pattinson will seem like within the upcoming function. The darkish and mysterious teaser clip options Pattinson in his new Batsuit. Briefly, the clip is equal components darkish, unhappy, and horny, which is fairly on model for Pattinson (and Batman).
9 months in the past, Selection broke the information that Pattinson had been solid within the upcoming function of the Caped Crusader. Reeves’s new tackle the sequence will culminate in a trilogy that includes Pattinson. The primary movie is due out in Summer season of 2021. Till the primary official trailer drops, this fast clip serves as fairly strong context for what’s to return, and actually, it explains Pattinson’s casting, which some deemed controversial when it was initially introduced.
The noir-style of the clip aligns properly with the darkish and mysterious fame that Pattinson has established for himself in Hollywood. Coming off a critically acclaimed efficiency in The Lighthouse, Pattinson’s flip as Bruce Wayne must be notably attention-grabbing contemplating how properly Joker did at each the field workplace and through awards season.
Watching Pattinson deliver the character to life will probably be fascinating, particularly contemplating that Reeves’s tackle the superhero leans extra within the path of brains than brawn. “He’s an advanced character… His morality is a bit of bit off,” Pattinson instructed The New York Instances of Bruce Wayne. “He isn’t the golden boy, not like nearly each different comic-book character. There’s a simplicity to his worldview, however the place it sits is unusual, which lets you have extra scope with the character.”
“He’s an advanced character. I don’t assume I might ever play an actual hero—there’s at all times received to be one thing a bit of bit fallacious.” Contemplating the tone of that clip, followers can count on a darker, broodier Batman than ever.