Zack Snyder Fires Back At ‘Justice League’ Complaints

Zack Snyder had some strong words for a critic who criticized the new ‘Justice League’ trailer.

Justice League director Zack Snyder recently fired back at a critic who tore into the trailer for the new version of the DC film.

While many fans and critics are excited to see what Zack Snyder’s original vision for Justice League, the director recently shot back at one journalist who heavily criticized the new trailer shortly after it leaked online. The recent DC FanDome panel offered new details about the film, including the specific plan to air it on HBO Max. But while some are excited for the film’s release, others aren’t quite sold on seeing another version of Justice League.

Forbes film critic Scott Mendelson took to Twitter to offer his thoughts on the Justice League trailer, pointing out that some of the footage still looks similar to the theatrical cut. Zack Snyder clearly wasn’t impressed with the opinion, even insulting Mendelson by insinuating he’s a child because Justice League is “made for grownups” and the critic isn’t “in the demographic.” Clearly, the director feels a little protective over the new cut. He also pointed out that Mendelson probably shouldn’t have commented on a leaked version of the trailer. Take a look below.

You said you enjoyed the theatrical cut of Justice League like you enjoy your Saturday morning cartoons… Well this is made for grownups, so you’re not in the demographic. Also, cool of you to comment on a leaked teaser. @ScottMendelson

— Zack Snyder (@ZackSnyder) August 22, 2020

What do you think about Zack Snyder responding to Scott Mendelson about Justice League? Do you think it was necessary? Are you excited to see the Snyder Cut? Sound-off in the comments below!

Here is the official synopsis for Zack Snyder’s Justice League:

Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists the help of his newfound ally, Diana Prince, to face an even greater enemy. Together, Batman and Wonder Woman work quickly to find and recruit a team of metahumans to stand against this newly awakened threat. But despite the formation of this unprecedented league of heroes—Batman, Wonder Woman, Aquaman, Cyborg and The Flash—it may already be too late to save the planet from an assault of catastrophic proportions.

Directed by Zack Snyder, Justice League stars Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Gal Gadot, Ezra Miller, Jason Momoa, Ray Fisher, Jeremy Irons, Diane Lane, Connie Nielsen, J. K. Simmons, and Ciarán Hinds.

Zack Snyder’s Justice League cut will be released on HBO Max in 2021. Stay tuned for the latest news and subscribe to Heroic Hollywood’s YouTube channel for more video content.

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Eammon Jacobs

Eammon Jacobs

English writer with a preference for all things Film, TV and Comic Book related.

August 25, 2020
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