Director Angel Manuel Soto recently revealed details about his ambitious yet unsuccessful pitch for a Bane-centric film set within Matt Reeves’ Batverse. In an interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Soto recounted how his fascination with exploring Bane’s origin story and his potential as a complex character drove his concept. Soto’s vision aimed to not only unravel Bane’s backstory but also to use his narrative as a lens to examine historical and socio-cultural themes that have impacted the Caribbean and Latin America over centuries.
Director Angel Manuel Soto’s Bane pitch for Matt Reeves’ Batverse took an unexpected turn, leading to the creation of Blue Beetle. Read More