BATMAN V SUPERMAN: DAWN OF JUSTICE is Fandango’s Most Anticipated Comic Book Movie of 2016

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Fandango has unveiled its 2016 Hot List, which surveys moviegoers on which films and actors they are anticipating the most for the year. Unsurprisingly, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice ranks high in the results.

The film is the #3 most anticipated movie of 2016, behind Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and Finding Dory. It also pops up in the Most Anticipated Actor, Rising Female Movie Star, and Most Anticipated Comic Book Character Debuting in a Major Role categories. Also present on the list is Warner Bros. and DC’s other 2016 offering, Suicide Squad.

You can check out where Batman v Superman and Suicide Squad rank alongside other 2016 blockbusters in the full list below (via Deadline).

Most Anticipated Movie:
1. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
2. Finding Dory
3. Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
4. Untitled Jason Bourne Movie
5. Captain America: Civil War
6. Star Trek Beyond
7. Independence Day: Resurgence
8. X-Men: Apocalypse
9. Zoolander No. 2
10. The Jungle Book
Most Anticipated Actress:
1. Melissa McCarthy (Ghostbusters)
2. Scarlett Johansson (Captain America: Civil War)
3. Jennifer Lawrence (X-Men: Apocalypse)
4. Emily Blunt (The Girl on the Train)
5. Charlize Theron (The Huntsman: Winter’s War)
Most Anticipated Actor:
1. Matt Damon (Untitled Jason Bourne Movie)
2. Will Smith (Suicide Squad)
3. Ryan Reynolds (Deadpool)
4. Ben Affleck (Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice)
5. George Clooney (Hail, Caesar!)

Rising Female Movie Star:

1. Sophie Turner (X-Men: Apocalypse)
2. Leslie Jones (Ghostbusters)

3. Karen Fukuhara (Suicide Squad)

4. Christina Wren (Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice)

5. Nadia Hilker (The Divergent Series: Allegiant)
Rising Male Movie Star:
1. Tom Holland (Captain America: Civil War)
2. Riz Ahmed (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story)
3. Tye Sheridan (X-Men: Apocalypse)
4. Stephan James (Race)
5. Ed Speleers (Alice Through the Looking Glass)
Most Anticipated Comic Book Character Debuting in a Major Role:
1. Wonder Woman (Gal Godot in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice)
2. Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds in Deadpool)
3. Harley Quinn (Margot Robbie in Suicide Squad)
4. Aquaman (Jason Momoa in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice)
5. Doctor Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch in Doctor Strange)
6. Black Panther (Chadwick Boseman in Captain America: Civil War)





Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice is scheduled to hit theaters March 25th. The second installment in the DC Extended Universe stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Jesse Eisenberg, Diane Lane, Laurence Fishburne, Jeremy Irons, Holly Hunter and Gal Gadot. Zack Snyder directs from a script by Chris Terrio and David S. Goyer.

Paul Romano

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Founder and EIC of WOBAM! Entertainment. Christian. Student. Watcher of movies and TV, reader of comics, all that good stuff.
Founder and EIC of WOBAM! Entertainment. Christian. Student. Watcher of movies and TV, reader of comics, all that good stuff.