When Batman vs. Superman director Zack Snyder took the stage at Comic-Con to announce his new movie, he used a quote from Frank Miller’s “The Dark Knight Returns” to help set the tone:
I want you to remember, Clark, in all the years to come, in all your most private moments. I want you to remember my hand at your throat. I want you to remember the one man who beat you.
According to the Independent, Zack Snyder has a meeting with Frank Miller in the next few days for advice on his new movie. If the two really are meeting — this news, in addition to Batman vs. Superman writer David Goyer’s comments, all but confirms that Batman and Superman will be foes in the 2015 movie. Frank Miller’s “The Dark Knight Returns” pits an aging Batman against Superman. Check out some clips of their fight from The Dark Knight Returns Part 2, the recently released animated adaption of Frank Miller’s popular graphic novel: