This week's show opens with a discussion on the trends currently reshaping the entertainment industry. Using a recent column from Variety ("From ‘Star Wars’ to ‘Avatar: The Last Airbender’: How Big IP Is Driving the Streaming Wars") as a guide, MFR breaks down what the plans are for our favorite properties.

He then dives into some of the headlines that have caught his attention lately, with lots of exciting casting news to react to. From DC sequels Aquaman 2 and Shazam!: Fury of The Gods to Indiana Jones 5, several projects took major steps forward this week. He also chimes in on that wacky "Fast and Furious Could Crossover With Jurassic Park" rumor (and what part of the story actually caught his eye), and reacts to news of a "Thundercats" movie coming from Godzilla vs Kong director Adam Wingard.

He wraps up by sharing how he thinks Superman and Lois proves that TV is the best medium for Superman stories, and how the new outlook at WarnerMedia means we can get more great long-form storytelling for our favorite heroes from now on.

The Hollywood Reporter and Vanity Fair each published revealing tell-alls this week, exposing details and insights about the behind the scenes drama with Zack Snyder's DCEU films. One tells the story of Ray Fisher, who finally opens up what exactly his crusade against Joss Whedon, Geoff Johns, Jon Berg, and now Walter Hamada is all about. The other is a candid interview with a fiery Chris Terrio, the screenwriter behind Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (a title he hates as much as I did, apparently) and Zack Snyder's Justice League.

The Fanboy Podcast host Mario-Francisco Robles takes a fine comb through both interviews, analyzing and offering his take on what the Cyborg actor and screenwriter had to say.

Before delving into that, he also offers up his thoughts on the early numbers that have come in for the Snyder Cut, and what kind of Snyderverse- if any- can live on if these numbers are to be trusted.

On this week's The Fanboy Podcast, host Mario-Francisco Robles analyzes DC's move away from "singular voices." He digs into the history of how Zack Snyder was once given free reign, and the keys to the kingdom, and how that seemingly backfired.

But MFR also points out that the two sides never seemed to be on the same page about what Batman v Superman was supposed to set up. Snyder was looking to continue a self-contained 5 part story, while the studio wanted a sprawling, interconnected universe.

From James Wan almost exiting Aquaman in 2016, to Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson not fully embracing his Black Adam movie until the Snyder regime was over, there's lots to look at when breaking down how we ended up in a DC Universe that is terrified of one singular voice calling the shots.

Along the way, he shares what he thinks the best prospects for the #RestoreTheSnyderVerse camp are, because there's definitely still hope, and ends with some of the latest updates about what's to come in DC's cinematic future (They nixed New Gods and The Trench?!), and why we shouldn't be so scared because we're actually about to get a true filmmaker-driven universe for our beloved characters to play in.

Zack Snyder's Justice League arrived last week, and now that MFR has weighed in on the film, he's asked ScreenRant's Stephen Colbert to come on and discuss what comes next. They break down Ann Sarnoff's recent comments to Variety, and sound off on the latest version of the Snyder Cut campaign: The "#RestoreTheSnyderVerse" hashtag.

This week's show is all about Zack Snyder's Justice League. Things open with non-spoiler thoughts, followed by a chat with Superman/Zack Snyder super-fan Seth Travis about the film, and then a spoilerific breakdown from MFR on the backend of the episode.

"You’re about to listen to the Superman-On-Film audio commentary for Justice League- the 2017 version. You know the one. The Justice League that Warner Bros brought Joss Whedon in to rewrite and reshoot at the last second. The Justice League whose validity is about to be questioned when Zack Snyder’s Justice League arrives on HBO Max on March 18.

This is Mario-Francisco Robles, host of The Fanboy Podcast and Founder of Superman on Film, and joining me on commentary for this will be Brett Miro- my old cohost from The Revengers Podcast."

And remember, www.Superman-on-Film.com, a place for news, reviews, and analysis for all things the Man of Steel, will be ready to go by April 18. 

Zack Snyder's Justice League will begin streaming March 18 on HBO Max, but you can also currently find this version of the film on the service.

With Zack Snyder's Justice League almost upon us, of course there are a few more wild stories related to the most controversial blockbuster of all time. 

Joe Manganiello's recent comments about abandoned plans for his Deathstroke- and the revelation of how Ben Affleck wanted to approach their onscreen rivalry- send MFR down a rabbit hole, discussing how Affleck's decision to abandon that project led to the creation of the multiverse that DC Films is about to head into.

Along the way, he discusses his hopes for what should happen after the Snyder Cut premieres on March 18- and part of that is putting to bed a false narrative that bloggers and critics are why everything got derailed with the original DCEU.

He concludes with some more raves for The CW's Superman and Lois, and an announcement about how his plans for a new Superman-centric fan site.

This week's show is almost entirely about Superman. With a new TV series, a just-announced cinematic reboot from J.J. Abrams, and Zack Snyder's Justice League bringing him back from the dead (again), there are a lot of things to discuss this week if you're a fan of the Man of Steel.

On this week's stacked edition of The Fanboy Podcast, host Mario-Francisco Robles welcomes Batman-on-Film's Bill Ramey back to the show for an in-depth chat about Zack Snyder's Justice League. From the project's inception, to breaking the story that it was about to be entirely overhauled, the fallout from the theatrical cut, and the impending arrival of The Snyder Cut, the two share their unique perspectives on what a strange trip its been.

MFR also speaks candidly with Bill about their differing approaches when it comes to dealing with the more toxic corners of Snyder's fandom, and anyone who's had an issue with him (or any of the BOF crew) are sure to find what he has to say interesting.

Along the way, the two discuss a hypothetical Ben Affleck Batman miniseries on HBO, and share where they're at when it comes to DC's present and future on the big screen.

But before all that, MFR starts the show off with a long form reaction to the premiere of Superman and Lois on The CW. He has a lot to say about this latest iteration of the Superman myth, and how it speaks to something he's wanted for most of his life: More time with his friend.

Things then continue on to news of a Latino invasion of DC, with Blue Beetle getting announced, Sasha Calle, and Rachel Zegler all being cast in upcoming DC films. And Calle isn't playing just anybody, but she's our new Supergirl

He also touches on Mortal Kombat, Spider-Man: No Way Home, and Doctor Strange in The Multiverse of Madness in a truly loaded episode of The Fanboy Podcast.

This week's show begins with an examination of quotes from HBO Max's Chief Content Officer Casey Bloys on the interconnectivity of the DC universe, going forward. He paints a picture of an Arrowverse, Snyderverse, Titansverse, and Films universe that all work together in a logical way, and MFR reacts.

Things then shift into thoughts on Marvel's Wanda Vision, where things have finally kicked into a gear where MFR had to delve in and see what all the hype was about. What he found was the promising start of the next chapter in the Marvel saga. He also touches on the rumor that Tobey Maguire has officially signed on to film an appearance for Spider-Man 3, starring Tom Holland.

But Maguire isn't the only one returning to an iconic comic book role, because this week we got our first official look at Jared Leto's return as The Joker in Zack Snyder's Justice League. He shares his thoughts on the Joker's look, and his thoughts on finally getting to see Affleck and Leto face off in a meaningful way. 

The show wraps up with a reaction to the latest teases from ZSJL, as we've been getting snippets of what's to come in Sunday's brand spanking new trailer.

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