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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is a movie featuring Batman and Superman meeting and facing off as opponents due to the events in [man-of-steel]. Use with the [dc] and [dc-extended-universe] tags, as well as [superman] and [batman] as needed.

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Why did Superman let the bomb explode in Batman v Superman?

Something has bothered me about the scene from BvS where the bomb goes off during the Congressional hearing: why did Superman let it go off where it was? I am not talking about his answer in the next ...
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How did Lex Luthor know what Barry Allen and others called themselves in DCEU?

It is mostly common knowledge that Barry Allen has never been called by `The Flash' in BvS. However, when Bruce Wayne explores the META_HUMAN files of Lex Luthor, he comes across videos of these four ...
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What purpose did Lex Luthor's blood have?

In Batman vs Superman, Lex Luthor cuts his hand and drops some of his blood on Why was his blood necessary/desired for What did the blood do?
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What was the point of the unique ammunition used by the PMC in the desert?

At the beginning of 'Batman v Superman', a firefight breaks out, and a private military contractor employs unique ammunition to kill several people. The ammunition becomes a significant plot point ...
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Point of the ending of Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Is there anything indicating the point of the ending of the film? But he has to, it's the entire point of the film - setting up the Justice League. It felt like a useless 20 minute ending to me. I ...
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In “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice”, how long has Batman been active?

Before Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice came out, I assumed the casting of an older actor in the role meant that he had been Batman for a bit, retired, and the rise of Superman caused him to come ...
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Why does the Kryptonian space ship that is capable of genetic engineering fail to distinguish a kryptonian from a human?

In movies, the Superman's ship is shown to be very highly technologically advanced. In the latest Batman Vs Superman movie, it is shown to be capable of genetic re-engineering. Also, It is shown to ...
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How tall is Doomsday in Batman v. Superman?

How tall is Doomsday in Batman v. Superman (2016)? Sources would be appreciated. If estimating please show your work.
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How do we know these are parademons?

In Batman v. Superman, Bruce Wayne has a crazy dream sequence out in the desert where he fights a bunch of soldiers. There are flying bat-like monsters in the dream. I've seen a number of questions ...
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Are Batman and Superman brothers?

Are they half brothers? On the DC Comics site it states that Martha Wayne went into the witness protection program after she was targeted by a mob hit, Millionaire Bruce Wayne is just a kid when ...
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Why didn't Amanda Waller consider Lex Luthor for her Task Force X project?

The world changed when Superman flew across the sky. And it changed again when he didn't. You know what a problem with a metahuman is? The human part. We got lucky with Superman. He shared our ...
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When, exactly, does Justice League (2017) take place?

While answering this old question, I ran into a slight problem: it's unclear exactly how much time passes between Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice and Justice League. I've found multiple sources ...
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Are Gotham and Metropolis neighbours?

Are Gotham and Metropolis neighboring cities? If not, how do Batman and Superman meet each other? And in the upcoming film trailer for Dawn of Justice, Batman is shown watching his Wayne tower being ...
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What happened to the Kryptonite spear in Batman vs Superman?

In Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, we see that Batman made a Kryptonite spear intending to However, in the end the spear is used to and then is it just left there? Do we know what happened to ...
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Is Kryptonite some kind of energy source? If not, why?

...spoilers ahead. Then why would Zod and his crew carry it on a ship of their own? In this scene, divers find a rock on the shallow parts of the Southern Indian Ocean. This rock contained ...
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What was Keefe making/building before vandalizing Superman's statue?

In the Ultimate Edition, before Keefe went to vandalize Superman's statue and then got arrested (around the 34 min mark), he was shown to be making/building something using ropes, cans, duct tape, ...
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Was Lex Luthor intercepting Keefe's payments?

From fandom.com: Lex Luthor interfered all of Keefe's severance payments and returned them to Wayne Enterprises with hate words written in red. Where in the Ultimate Edition is that shown/...
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How did Batman change his armor?

I've just watched Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice and have a question. Batman's suit was pretty damaged in his battle with Superman but then he had brand new armor while flying in the Batplane. ...
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Aquaman's origins in Batman vs Superman

Zack Snyder released a preview of what Aquaman looks like in "Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice". On one of the comic sites I was looking at, someone was complaining because Aquaman's origin has ...
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Who is this guy in Zack Snyder's Batman vs Superman

I recently saw a video on youtube which is apparently a deleted scene from the movie. Lex Luthor before getting arrested met a demonic figure that disappeared after the military arrives. Detailed ...
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When did Batman get Kryptonite in Batman v Superman?

Unless I missed something, in Batman v Superman, Batman was chasing the truck with the Kryptonite in, when he then runs into Superman which leads to the “do you bleed?”. However later on, it shows ...
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Do either of these plot points in Batman v Superman have a precedents in comics?

So, Batman v Superman left me... jaded. Beyond the film’s other failings, there were two points I found rather hard to swallow. They both stem from the same thing, so I'm wondering if they have a ...
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Why didn't Batman brand Lex Luthor with the Bat symbol?

At the end of the Batman V Superman movie, Batman threatened Lex Luthor to brand him with the Bat symbol. But, he didn't do it. Why?
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In Batman vs Superman why didn't Superman just have Wonder Woman stab Doomsday with the kryptonite?

In the movie Batman vs Superman towards the end Superman stabs Doomsday and gets stabbed himself. Why didn't he just have Wonder Woman do this. She isn't affected by the kryptonite.
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Why does Batfleck have a widow's peak?

In the DCEU, Batman (as played by Ben Affleck) has a widow's peak, which for those who don't know, is a type of hair: Affleck does not have a widow's peak in real life. Why does Bruce Wayne have one ...
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How could a photo prove that Diana wasn't a normal human?

In Batman V Superman movie, Diana received an email from Bruce Wayne: How could a photo prove anything about her? The similar looking woman in the photo could be her grandmother. Or, it could be a ...
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How does Lex Luthor know Superman's identity?

In the recent movie Batman V Superman, the antagonist Lex Luthor He mocks Superman by calling him "Clark Joseph Kent". I read somewhere, that Lex Luthor already knew Clark Kent’s identity at the ...
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In BvS, did Flash show Batman a possible future or just his nightmares come true? [duplicate]

The scene in BvS where Batman sees future Flash has prompted a lot of debate online, but there's a question I haven't seen addressed yet. The "nightmare" that Batman had of a Superman gone bad would ...
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Why did dirt on Superman's coffin start to float?

In the end of Batman v Superman movie, it was shown that dirt on Superman's real coffin (in Smallville) started to float. (look at the frames just before the credit ...
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What material is Batman's suit made of in Dawn of Justice?

Does anybody know what is his suit made out of? I saw the tech guide and I didn't get anything.
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Is Superman an American citizen?

In Batman vs Superman, Superman is apparently killed and is accorded a state funeral. His coffin has the US flag draped over it and he is accorded a military gun salute. In addition, a "missing man" ...
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Why did Superman's body not decompose?

In Justice League, a number of heroes band together and decide that they need Superman. Only problem is that he's dead (after the events of Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice). It's clearly been a ...
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How could Batman see the parademons in his nightmare?

In Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice movie, we saw Batman seeing flying creatures in his nightmare. While they could be any random monster mind could imagine, they turned out to be real ones in the ...
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What did Clark & Bruce think about who sent them the documents?

In Batman V Superman, Lex sent some photographs to Clark and some papers written with "You let your family die" to Bruce? Later in the movie, they both realized that it was all planned by Lex, but ...
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Why would the Bat-Brand attract violence from other criminals?

In the extended cut of "Batman vs. Superman", Clark Kent can briefly be seen reading an article about Batman branding criminals. The article goes on to explain that criminals branded in such a way ...
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What is the origin of the name Lexcorp?

Okay, this may seem like an obvious question. However, if I construe this properly, in Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice: The antagonist is Alexander Luthor, known as Lex He is the head of a huge ...
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How did Luthor's wheelchair bomb get past security?

In the movie Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Lex Luthor successfully bombs the Capitol building. It was a powerful bomb; everyone except Superman died in the blast. But, how did such a powerful ...
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Was the 1918 Wonder Woman photo from Dawn of Justice identical to that used in the Wonder Woman film?

Did they have all the actors lined up for Wonder Woman at the time? Is the photo identical or was it subtly modified between the two movies? Was the scene meticulously recreated for Wonder Woman, or ...
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Why does the Batmobile have a “NO STEP” sign?

This (silent) video shows the Batmobile in the new Batman v Superman movie: However, 14 seconds in we see: Why would the Batmobile need to have "NO STEP" on the ...
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What happened to Wayne Manor in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice?

In said film Bruce Wayne is shown to be residing in a house by a lake; most probably nearby the Wayne Manor, because the latter is almost destroyed: Is this state of the manor explained in the movie ...
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Who is Lex Luthor referring to at the end of Batman vs Superman?

In Batman vs. Superman, after Lex Luthor is put in prison. Batman visits him and he says "Wherever you go. Whatever you Do. I'll be watching you." For which, Luthor replies... Who is Lex Luthor ...
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How does Batman know that this character is Kryptonian?

In Batman vs Superman, Batman tells Alfred that so he can be defeated with the kryptonite spear. How does Batman know that
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How old is Wonder Woman in Batman Vs Superman?

In Batman vs Superman we are shown photos of Wonder Women in a photo that was taken in 1918: And she still looks the exact same as she did nearly 100 years ago. So how old is Wonder Women? I would ...
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Does Clark Kent know who Bruce Wayne is in this scene?

Clark Kent approaches Bruce Wayne and asks, What is your position on bat vigilante in Gotham? Is this because he knows who Bruce Wayne is? Because there is not ...
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By the end of Batman v Superman, is there any use or need of secret identities?

It seems there is no secret that hasn't been shared with multiple characters in B v S, including lots of non-heroes. Most of the principles, including human civilians, are up to speed on who is ...
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How did Lex Luthor know Bruce Wayne and Clark Kent were important to each other?

In this scene it seems that Lex Luthor knows something that every else does not. That he has brought together a an insignificant reporter with the one of the richest man in Gotham. ...
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Why bother setting up lights that look green?

Why bother trying to trick Batman when they were already going to kill him? They could have just killed him all the same by luring him into the truck without all the fang-dangled stuff to deceive ...
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What are the differences between the theatrical and extended releases of Dawn of Justice?

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice has recently become available to purchase online. You can purchase either the theatrical cut or the slightly longer extended cut for a bit more money. The extended ...
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Will there be a novelisation for 'Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice'?

The release of Batman vs. Superman: Dawn of Justice - Cross Fire: An Original Companion Novel got me wondering. Will there be a novelisation for 'Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice' and if so, who'...
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Is the painting at Lex Luthor's office real?

In the movie when Lex invites senator Finch to his private office, he points to an old oil painting depicting angels fighting with demons. At the end of the movie we can see the painting again but ...