‘Batman v Superman’ director throws shade at… Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man’?
Look inward, Zack Snyder.
The Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice director spent some time lording over the superhero world from atop his high horse this week, throwing shade at Marvel’s tiny Ant-Man. Why pick on the little guy?
The whole thing came up during an interview with The Daily Beast published Thursday. Snyder was asked what he thought of Steven Spielberg saying that superhero movies — currently the reigning champ of box offices everywhere — will eventually ride off into the sunset, just like Westerns once did.
“I feel like he’s right,” Snyder said. “But I feel like Batman and Superman are transcendent of superhero movies in a way, because they’re Batman and Superman.” Read more…