Drawing parallels to his latest blockbuster War for the Planet of the Apes, the filmmaker will quickly transition to the Ben Affleck blockbuster.
Reflecting on his career choices, the actor told the Associated Press that he opted for a low key romantic drama in 2005 rather than become the Caped Crusader.
From unusual casting methods to taxing set conditions and the new phenomenon of the franchise, the stars of the 1992 DC epic reunite after a quarter of a century.
The veteran actor revealed that he not only turned down Tim Burton's approach, but he also did likewise for a Joe Dante version that never made a final cut.
The veteran filmmaker gave an unreserved apology to DC fans for his 1997 flop that threatened to kill off the Caped Crusader for generations.
Taking on the DC superhero in the 1960s, West's passing at the age of 88 followed many heartfelt messages by those that enjoyed his work over the decades.
The CW cast were out and about during a special fan event and were receptive to the idea of a feature length installment featuring Oliver Queen and the Dark Knight.
A source has indicated that Matt Reeves' new installment has earmarked the return of two classic DC villains.
The 36-year old has floated the idea on social media as the Beauty and the Beast star is on location shooting a brand new remake of a classic.
As Matt Reeves immersed himself in the War for the Planet of the Apes, he believes there are a lot of comparable features to both protagonists.
As the movie composer took to the rock stage at the huge festival, Ledger's sibling Kate opened up to the press prior to the documentary I Am Heath Ledger airing.
If DC's scheduling stays on track, then four new titles will be emerging around Bruce Wayne to include Gotham City Sirens, Nightwing and Batgirl all before November's debut of The Batman.