I was just sent an email from a Good Samaritan which supposedly has details of the Justice League film.
I have got nothing to confirm this either way and this is the first time I have heard from them. It does take into account some other rumours that have popped up over the past few months, but I am taking this all with a pinch of salt.
The plot details begin below so here is a spoiler warning should it turn out that any of this is correct.
Once again, I will say that this is all unconfirmed.
Following the events of “Man of Steel,” NASA and Lex Luthor begin sending signals out into space to attract other alien beings which reach Apokolips, prompting an invasion of “Hunger Dogs” sent by Darkseid and lead by Kalibak, Orion, and the Female Furies.
Superman and Batman, knowing they won’t be able to fight them alone, recruit the help of Green Lantern, (who’s left open to be either Ryan Reynold’s Hal Jordan or John Stewart, either way they’ll be using the already established Green Lantern corps from the Martin Campbell film), J’onn J’onzz the Martian Manhunter (who is confirmed as not being CGI), who comes to protect Earth after escaping from a prison on Apokolips because he knows the next planet on Darkseid’s mind will be Mars once he conquers Earth, the Barry Allen incarnation of the Flash who will gain his powers in the first 1/3rd of the film, and Princess Diana of Themyscira, who is ready to leave Themyscira and refuses to continue standing by and not use her ability to help the Justice League when she finds out the world is in crisis.
This isn’t campy lasso using, invisible plane driving, star spangled banner Linda Carter Wonder Woman either, she’s got super strength and truly kicks ass.
As I don’t want to give away too much information, I’ll leave it as that but the movie will absolutely blow your mind, it’s filled with cameos of lesser known heroes and villains (like Lobo and the baddies Mongrul and Sinestro to name a few!) to establish them for the sequel, all while maintaining a consistent “grounded in reality” but not TOO realistic approach that fans like so much today.
The heroes save the day, and the army of “Hunger Dogs” retreat back to Apokolips, where a furious Darkseid punishes Kalibak while Orion begins to question his loyalty to his father. Darkseid then goes to the furthest depths of Apokolips to release a prisoner known only as “Doomsday” and sets the movie up immediately for a sequel following a quick glimpse of the baddest villain in the DC universe. Prepare to be rocked is all I have to say.
There you go. What do you think of that. There seems to be an awful lot of characters and Worlds to introduce if this is correct.
I would personally prefer it if DC took their time and introduced the characters in different movies. Maybe not have an film for each individual, but have one or two turn up in some of the other films. For example, some rumours suggest that Martian Manhunter may be in Man of Steel. If true then that is a good way to get characters introduced and ready for a Justice League film.
If it is true, how would you feel about this being the Justice League movie?