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Superman and Batman face off in 'Dawn Of Justice'

By Piya Sinha-RoyMovies - 22 May 2014 8:00 AM | Updated 10:38 AM

Superman and Batman face off in 'Dawn Of Justice'

Time Warner Inc's Warner Bros. studio on Wednesday unveiled the title of director Zack Snyder's anticipated superhero sequel, 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice', in which the two legendary DC Comics heroes will face off.

The film, scheduled for release on 6 May 2016, is the follow-up to last year's 'Man of Steel', which grossed US$668 million in worldwide ticket sales.

'Dawn of Justice' will see Henry Cavill reprise his role as Superman opposite 'Argo' actor and director Ben Affleck as Batman, a choice that split many fans of the franchise.

The film will also star Amy Adams as Lois Lane and Jesse Eisenberg as Lex Luthor.