Wonder Woman’s Debut a Primary Draw for “Batman v Superman” Audiences, Survey Says

by  in Movies News
Be the first one to comment

Move over, Batman and Superman! Audiences want to see Wonder Woman, at least according to the latest Fandango survey.

Deadline reports that 88% of moviegoers cited Wonder Woman’s film debut as a reason they were excited to see “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.”

The survey also found that 60% percent of fans can’t wait to see Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor, 82% have seen “Man Of Steel,” 66% are fans of director Zack Snyder’s previous work and 61% said they will likely see the film multiple times. 59% of those participants are on Batman’s side, while 41% are rooting for Superman.

RELATED: Review Roundup: “Batman v Superman” is a Jumbled, Gritty Yet Visually Pleasing Spectacle

The film is currently rated a 98% want-to-see on Fandango’s buzz-indicator Fanticipation meter, despite a (current) 41% rating on RottenTomatoes. Projected to earn $350m over opening weekend, “Batman v Superman” has already outsold all superhero films to become Fandango’s top pre-selling superhero movie ever.

Directed by Zack Snyder and starring Henry Cavill, Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Jesse Eisenberg, Laurence Fishburne, Amy Adams and others, “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” hits screens on March 25.