R-rated 'Batman v Superman' director's cut coming to Blu-ray

MPAA confirm that an even more violent 'ultimate cut' is on the way.

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Published Wed, Feb 24 2016 4:00 AM CST   |   Updated Tue, Nov 3 2020 12:01 PM CST

Comic book fans have waited for years to witness Batman and Superman duke it out, and there's only one thing that could make it even better - see the comic book violence truly come to life. Now, later this year they'll get their wish.

R-rated 'Batman v Superman' director's cut coming to Blu-ray | TweakTown.com

While the PG-13 theatrical cut is due to hit screens in just a few weeks, the MPAA have confirmed that Warner Bros. have submitted an 'ultimate cut' of the film for classification, which the board has granted a restricted rating. The board have even specifically made note that this is an "EDITED VERSION. CONTENT IS DIFFERENT FROM PG-13 VERSION".

For mainstream fans who want to see it as soon as possible, 'Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice' will be released in 3D and 2D cinemas as well as IMAX screens on March 25th 2016 worldwide.

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Ben joined the TweakTown team in 2008 and has since reviewed 100s of movies. Ben is based in Australia and has been writing entertainment based news and reviews since 2002 and for TweakTown since 2007. A student of film, Ben brings a wide understanding of the medium to the latest happenings in entertainment circles and the latest blockbuster theatrical reviews.

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