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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 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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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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Do we know the story behind this suit in the Batcave?

In Batman vs Superman, we see this suit in the Batcave: Do we know the story behind it? As far as I know, it's never really explained in the film.
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Why does Lex want to discredit Superman?

Obvious spoilers for the Batman v Superman movie. In Batman v Superman, Lex Luthor is a villain. He wants to discredit Superman. Why ? He explains to Superman If God is all powerful he cannot be ...
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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 ...
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Was the messenger in Bruce Wayne's weird dream supposed to be The Flash?

About halfway through Batman vs Superman, Bruce Wayne falls asleep and has couple of rather unusual dreams. In one of them, a person appears to be trying to give him a message. The whole scene is ...
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Who is the girl sleeping besides Bruce Wayne when he wakes up from his nightmare?

In the movie Batman vs Superman, at the end of the first nightmare we see him have, Bruce Wayne wakes up in his bed and there is a girl sleeping besides him. There was no reference to her before or ...
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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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Why are Superman and Batman against each other?

I've heard lots about the upcoming Superman vs. Batman movie. But I don't understand why they're fighting against each other. They're both superheroes, trying to fight for the good of humankind, ...
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What is Lex Luthor referencing in the Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer?

In the latest Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer, Lex Luthor is seen to say; The red capes are coming... The red capes are coming! in a mocking tone. We all know that Superman wears a ...
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How many people each do Batman and Superman kill in BVS: Dawn of Justice?

One common criticism of Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice is that Batman and Superman kill a lot of people. Having watched it, I can confirm that this is very true. But how many did they each kill? ...
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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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Why did Luthor care about this person?

Spoilers! Why? Clark Kent wasn't known to the world at all just 18 months prior. Until then, he'd deliberately isolated himself, spending his adult life thus far in the far reaches of the US ...
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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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Why has Superman allowed humans to control the Kryptonian ship, Zod's body, and the World Engine wreckage?

In Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, we see that government agencies and research laboratories are now in control of the crashed Kryptonian ship General Zod's body Furthermore, the Indian Ocean is ...
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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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Is this character really dead in Batman v. Superman?

The cameraman accompanying Lois into the African desert is killed.
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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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Batman breaking his own rule against killing [duplicate]

Why has Zack Snyder's Batman v Superman shown brazen killings by Batman? It might have been okay if the killings were not direct, but he shoots and blasts off individuals by directly targeting them ...
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What is that thing in the liquid?

In Batman v Superman, in the part of the crashed Kryptonian ship where There seems to be a living thing swimming around in the liquid that Lex is standing in. Is that thing alive, or is it part of ...
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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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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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In Batman v Superman, how did Batman know where Martha was?

Did I miss something during the movie? How did Batman know where Martha was? Even Lex didn't know that.
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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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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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Isn't it the same character?

I've just watched Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice and have noticed an interesting thing. Here's Bruce Wayne's parents killer: And here's a bad guy — one of Martha's guardians: Isn't it the ...
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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 Senator Finch suspect Superman's involvement in the “desert incident”?

In Batman v Superman, Superman is called by Senator Finch to some kind of Congressional Hearing to account for what happened in the desert It's made clear in the movie why this hearing happens and ...
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Who is this character in the second Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer?

In the most recent Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer (apologies, this link will take you to Facebook), we see this character: . So do we know who he/she is?
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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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Batman v Superman: Wonder Woman at Lex's Party

In the film, Bruce Wayne attends a party to attach a device to Lex's servers and steal information. He mingles while the download progresses, then returns to find that the device has been removed. ...
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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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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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Which Lex is this?

I saw Batman vs. Superman over the weekend, and it was great, but not perfect. In my opinion, the biggest problem was that they sort of glossed over a lot of plot and story elements. For example, Lex'...
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Why Superman was not affected by kryptonite in this scene?

In the film Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice Superman was significantly weakened (and nearly died) when he tried to dive down into the water to retrieve the Kryptonite spear, but in a subsequent ...
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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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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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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 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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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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Is this scene from Batman v Superman trailer from comics?

In the recently released Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice Comic-Con official trailer, there is a scene where we see a worn out Robin costume with spray paint on it reading: HAHAHA Joke's on ...
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What does Lex want?

At the end of Batman v Superman, Lex says to Batman: Initially Lex wanted to kill Superman. Now does he want the whole world destroyed? Why, just because he's insane?
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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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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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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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What and with what was Luthor doing in the ship at the end of the movie?

After Doomsday was defeated, a spec-ops team sent to the Kryptionian ship in Metropolis found Luthor submerged in water, in front of a... thing, which "held" three metal cubes. The thing looked up, ...
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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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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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What are the charges against Superman?

In the Batman v Superman movie, Superman is summoned in a court of law by Senator Finch. What are the charges against him? In the film we see him perform different heroic actions, like saving people ...