A number of years earlier than ignoring all the warning indicators and diving headfirst into its personal cinematic universe with Zach Snyder, Warner Bros. tried to make a big-budget Justice League film with Mad Max director George Miller. He had even assembled an fascinating forged, with Armie Hammer as Batman, Widespread as Inexperienced Lantern, and Adam Brody as The Flash. Nonetheless, for numerous causes—together with the price range being too massive and Christopher Nolan reportedly being sad about one other film utilizing Batman whereas he was nonetheless making his Darkish Knight trilogy—the mission obtained canned, leaving us with solely hints and rumors about what Miller was planning.
A documentary was within the works in 2015 that may’ve advised the story of what occurred to Miller’s Justice League, and whereas nothing has come of that simply but, no less than one one who was supposed to look within the movie has no drawback sharing a few of its secrets and techniques. That particular person is Jay Baruchel, who would’ve performed mind-controlling villain Maxwell Lord in Miller’s movie, and he mentioned the Justice League mission in a latest look on MTV’s Comfortable Unhappy Confused podcast (by way of Cinema Mix). Apparently, whereas Snyder had been targeted on watching Superman battle Batman, Miller’s film would’ve included a positively brutal battle between Superman and Marvel Girl—two characters who each even have tremendous energy.
Baruchel says that his character would’ve manipulated Superman into going “full purple eye,” at which level there would’ve been a “massive ass battle between him and Marvel Girl the place he breaks her fucking wrists and shit.” It doesn’t essentially sound any higher than what Snyder has been doing with the characters, however no less than the battle most likely wouldn’t have been resolved by Diana and Clark realizing that their moms have the identical identify. (“Hippolyta? Why did you say that identify?”)
You’ll be able to hear Baruchel speak in regards to the film some extra at this hyperlink.