Said to set up The Justice League Part One and Two and that they will unite the Justice League at the end.
The film's title is a reference to the Justice League.
A leaked picture of Dick Grayson's grave in this movie was posted but immediately taken down by DC.
Ben Affleck asked Christian Bale for any advice he could give about playing Batman. Bale told him to "make sure you can piss in that suit." The two men met quite by accident in a costume shop. They were both buying a Batman costume for their sons.
Ben Affleck and Harry Lennix both previously starred in State of Play (2009) along with Russell Crowe who starred as Jor-El in the first Man of Steel (2013).
Bradley Cooper, Chris Pine, Ryan Kwanten, Matthew Fox and Scott Porter were all linked for the role of Barry Allen/The Flash in a previous iteration. Ezra Miller was cast.
Bill Finger (developer) co-created Batman and first appeared in Detective Comics #27 (May 1939). Originally named "the Bat-Man"
An appearance of the Robin's suit is shown in the 2015's Comic Con trailer. There are yellow letters on the suit which says "Hahaha. Jokes on you Batman."
In the film I Am Legend (2007), there is a fake promotional poster for the film. Will Smith, who was the protagonist of the film, will be appearing as Deadshot in Suicide Squad (2016) which takes place in the same universe as this film.
Rumoured to have a 410 million dollar budget, which would make this the most expensive movie of all time.
Batman has a Robin costume that reads: "The joke's on you." This is a reference to Jason Todd, who served as the second Robin, Batman's sidekick, and who was tortured and beaten to death by the Joker. In some story lines Jason Todd returns as the murderous vigilante,The Red Hood, and in others he never actually died but instead suffered endlessly at the hands of the joker in an attempt to turn him into an heir to the clown prince of crime.
This will be the second time both Michael Cassidy and Scoot McNairy will be in a movie that has Ben Affleck as a lead actor. The first time was for Argo (2012) where Cassidy was an analyst and McNairy was Joe Stafford, one of the six hostages.
In "The Dark Knight Returns" novel, Batman and Superman fight long after the Justice League is disassembled. In this movie, they fight before the League is even formed.
Zack Snyder's son Eli Snyder was rumoured to play Jason Todd/Robin in a flashback during the movie. This was later denied publicly by Snyder in an interview.
Superman's suit is considerably brighter, with the blue of the suit being lightened to suit the comic version. The yellow background behind the 'S' has been made into a bright gold. Certain patterns in the suit have changed also, notably on the 'S'.
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