The Batman: is an uncensored version planned? – Cinema news

Matt Reeves’ The Batman starring Robert Pattinson has just been rated PG-13 in the United States. The director specifies that there will be no director’s cut.

Matt Reeves’ The Batman will be rated PG-13 in the United States, meaning it is not recommended for children under 13 and must be accompanied by an adult.

A ban that has prompted fans of the Batman to think that the feature film will be entitled to a second R Rated version (not recommended for children under 17). This will not be the case.

In an interview with Den of Geekthe director affirms that there was never any question for him of making a director’s cut of his film.

I always knew we couldn’t push the limits

In my mind, the movie has always been a gritty, edgy, dark, thrilling spectacle, while being banned for those under 13. I always knew we couldn’t push the limits. So we didn’t really need to cut anything. The promotional material you see perfectly reflects the tone of the film.”

Warner Boss.

Robert Pattinson

Matt Reeves adds “There’s no special edit of this movie where it says, ‘Oh yeah, here’s the R rating you so desperately wanted“. The Batman was designed from the start as a PG-13 rated film, so there will be no “Reeves Cut” or uncensored version.

With a duration of 2h47, which makes it the longest film on the Batman released in cinemas, The Batman has not yet been classified in France, but could be discouraged for children under 12 with warning. .

In the feature film, after two years of walking the streets as Batman and instilling fear in criminals, Bruce Wayne (Robert Pattinson) is in the heart of Gotham City’s darkness. With only a few trusted allies – Alfred Pennyworth (Andy Serkis) and Lt. James Gordon (Jeffrey Wright), the lone vigilante has established himself as the sole embodiment of revenge among his fellow citizens.

When a killer preys on Gotham’s elite through a series of sadistic schemes, a trail of cryptic clues sends the world’s greatest detective on an investigation into the underworld, where he encounters characters such as Selina Kyle. , aka Catwoman (ZoĆ« Kravitz), Oswald Cobblepot, aka the Penguin (Colin Farrell), Carmine Falcone (John Turturro) and Edward Nashton, aka the Riddler (Paul Dano).

As the evidence mounts and the scope of the culprit’s plans becomes clear, Batman must forge new relationships, unmask the culprit, and restore some semblance of justice amid the abuse of power and corruption plaguing Gotham City. since a long time.

According to Robert Pattinson, it will be a version of the character a little more unbalanced than the previous ones. Bruce Wayne is someone here who likes to unleash his revenge on the bad guys that lurk in the darkest corners of Gotham City.

The Batman will be released in theaters on March 2.