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On this post-Snyder Lower world the place something is feasible, you’d suppose that the Flash might simply have his personal standalone film by now. However up so far, the Quickest Man Alive has been gradual to the occasion. Nonetheless, that now could also be turning round with a brand new replace from The Flash producer Barbara Muschietti.
I shouldn’t must remind DC followers that Surprise Girl, Aquaman, and even the Suicide Squad are operating laps across the Flash by way of films being made. It’s felt nearly hopeless that the Flash would ever get his personal film. However The Flash producer Barbara Muschietti not too long ago supplied a fast touch upon the manufacturing when requested about it on social media. Right here’s what she stated:
It’s coming! Information very quickly!
Effectively, that’s higher information than “it’s stalled” or “I don’t know,” so I’ll take it. I’m now trying ahead to what information Barbara Muschietti and husband Andy Muschietti have for us.
The Flash was first introduced again in 2014 as a part of Zack Snyder’s grand DCEU imaginative and prescient. Seth-Grahame Smith could be the primary of many administrators tapped to tackle the mission. Inside a 12 months, he departed and a recreation of director scorching potato ensued.
Rick Famuyiwa, John Francis Daley and Jonathan Goldstein had been all at one time connected to The Flash as administrators, with many different large director names thought of as nicely. Since then, the recent potato has landed in within the succesful palms of Andy Muschietti, who’s primarily identified for guiding horror films Mama, It, and It Chapter Two.
Early this 12 months, we bought a bit trace that one thing is perhaps brewing with The Flash manufacturing. Stunt coordinator Eunice Huthart stated she was slated to start out engaged on The Flash at the start of Might however that halted as a result of industry-wide shutdowns.
It’s onerous to say why it’s taken this lengthy to get The Flash off the bottom, however might or not it’s (and I’m simply speculating right here) that the sophisticated nature of telling a convincing time journey story has slowed issues down?
We first bought a whiff that Zack Snyder’s imaginative and prescient for the Flash would contain time journey when the Scarlet Speedster made a quick look in Batman v Superman: Daybreak of Justice, throughout which he warned Ben Affleck’s Bruce Wayne.
Final 12 months, Andy Muschietti confirmed that he and the studio are making Flashpoint, a narrative in regards to the Flash going again in time to cease his mom’s homicide. It doesn’t matter what, time journey tales are usually messy, they usually seemingly wish to ensure that they don’t screw up continuity.
Regardless of the cause for its lengthy slog, The Flash film appears to be nonetheless taking place. Hopefully, after on a regular basis it has taken them to convey it into actuality, it’ll be a strong addition to the DCEU.
The Flash is at the moment set to hit theaters on July 1, 2022.