Newswire: Zack Snyder says Batman and Superman are impervious to trends, unlike Ant-Man

Director Zack Snyder believes that Batman and Superman transcend the superhero genre in a way that certain Marvel heroes can’t, according to an interview with The Daily Beast. When asked for his take on Steven Spielberg’s comments that the superhero genre eventually will go the way of the Western and die off, Snyder said, “I feel like he’s right. But I feel like Batman and Superman are transcendent of superhero movies in a way, because they’re Batman and Superman.” Indeed, there were myriad Superman and Batman films before the recent superhero craze, so it makes sense that those movies would exist after the bubble has burst.

Then, Snyder threw some shade at Marvel, saying that Bats and Supes aren’t “just, like, the flavor of the week Ant-Man—not to be mean, but whatever it is. What is the next Blank-Man?” (Presumably, he meant for us …

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