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We weren't going to mention that Jessica Biel is in negotiations for the part of Wonder Woman, as it seems that every other movie site on the planet already has, but something's been bothering us. The thing is, this isn't for a Wonder Woman film. It's for a Justice League of America film, and that brings up all kinds of thorny issues.
For those not in the know, JLA is a team-up of all of DC Comics' top heroes - ie, Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and Green Lantern, plus a load of other ones that most people have never heard of before.
For a brief while the studio dabbled with the idea of making an animated CG feature film, which could have utterly ruled - if the Polar Express/Beowulf style of animation is ideal for anything, it's an all-out superhero extravaganza.
Instead, they're going for live action. The problem being, of course, that there are already continuing franchises for Batman and Superman, the two lead characters in the JLA. Rumour has it that Christian Bale and Brandon Routh will not be approached for the roles, despite being heavily associated with them.
Which leaves Warner Bros with a curious situation. If you cast new actors in those iconic roles, they're likely to be compared to the highly popular Bale and Routh, or at least confuse the general movie-going public. If you move the big two to background players, the movie will be left in the hands of the likes of Aquaman - hardly a big box office draw.
What do you guys think? Live action JLA movie - good idea or bad idea?