A brand new The Batman trailer has come as a shock drop. (Solely in English sadly, there aren’t any Hindi, Tamil, or Telugu variations.) Late on Monday, Warner Bros. unveiled a 3rd trailer for the Robert Pattinson-led Batman film that expands on what we all know in regards to the Darkish Knight’s subsequent journey. The Batman trailer suggests how the Riddler/ Edward Nashton (Paul Dano) will toy with Batman/ Bruce Wayne (Pattinson) — he is aware of extra about him than he lets on — and hints on the household secrets and techniques that Wayne will uncover throughout his investigation. And within the course of, Batman should make new allies, mainly in Catwoman/ Selina Kyle (Zoë Kravitz), if he’s to deliver Riddler to justice.
“Bruce Wayne? I would not be bothering you right here however your individuals maintain telling me you are unavailable,” grassroots Gotham Metropolis mayoral candidate Bella Reál (Jayme Lawson) says to Wayne in the beginning of the brand new The Batman trailer. In the meantime, the trailer exhibits us why he is “unavailable”. As everyone knows, Wayne has a second life as a detective and vigilante. “You recognize, you may actually be doing extra for this metropolis,” Reál continues elsewhere. “Your loved ones has a historical past of philanthropy, however so far as I can inform, you are not doing something.” Effectively, to be honest, Wayne is doing philanthropy in his personal means — if that counts.
“The Riddler is asking for you,” Gotham Metropolis Police Division lieutenant James Gordon (Jeffrey Wright) tells Batman, earlier than Wayne’s butler and mentor Alfred Pennyworth (Andy Serkis) says: “The killer left this for the Batman. Why is he writing to you?” The Riddler (Dano) is de facto within the Batman and it appears he would possibly know his actual id, given the subsequent line in The Batman trailer: “Riddler’s newest. It is all in regards to the Waynes,” Catwoman (Kravitz) says as she exhibits up. “If we do not arise, nobody will.” Batman tells her she has a number of cats, and he or she replies she has “a factor about strays.”
“The Bat and the Cat. It is acquired a pleasant ring,” Catwoman says elsewhere, as we see the 2 interact in fisticuffs that appear to have an erotic aspect to it. Alfred asks if she’s a brand new buddy of his, and Wayne says he isn’t so certain. “I am simply right here to unmask the reality about this cesspool we name a metropolis,” Riddler says within the new The Batman trailer as we get one other take a look at his masked face. Riddler tells Batman that he is part of this, and when the latter wonders how, Riddler provides: “Oh, you are actually not as sensible as I believed you have been, Bruce Wayne.” There, my supposition from earlier has turned out to be true.
The Batman trailer then kicks up a notch with extra motion snippets, whereas Wayne accuses Alfred of mendacity to him for a number of years, Gordon’s senior wonders if Batman himself is “concerned on this”, Catwoman wonders who Batman is underneath there and what he is hiding, and Wayne pleads with Selina to not throw her life away. “Don’t be concerned honey, I acquired 9 of ‘em,” Catwoman replies cheekily. Elsewhere, the Riddler crashes a funeral that Wayne is attending and unleashes a riddle: “It may be merciless, poetic, or blind. However when it is denied, it is your violence it’s possible you’ll discover.”
Along with Pattinson, Kravitz, Dano, Wright, Serkis, and Lawson, The Batman additionally stars John Turturro as Gotham Metropolis crime lord Carmine Falcone, Peter Sarsgaard as Gotham district legal professional Gil Colson, Colin Farrell as rising crime lord Penguin/ Oswald Cobblepot, Barry Keoghan as GCPD officer Stanley Merkel, and Alex Ferns as GCPD Commissioner Pete Savage. Gil Perez-Abraham, twins Charlie and Max Carver, Rupert Penry-Jones, and Con O’Neill even have roles. Matt Reeves (Conflict for the Planet of the Apes) is the director, co-writer with Peter Craig (The Unforgivable), and producer with Dylan Clark.
The Batman will launch March 4, 2022 in cinemas worldwide. After a 45-day theatrical window, The Batman will likely be out there April 19, 2022 on HBO Max.