DC Comics Superheroes feat. Famous Movie Posters
Oh boy, DC Comics did it again! In March 2015 the legendary comic company will release variant covers to some of the most iconic films of the past 100 years!
The covers debuted a while ago on the websites of DC, Screenrant, BuzzFeed, /Film, IGN and HitFix. Here you can find a complete list of the 22 special edition covers, together with the movie posters that inspired them.
Classic Movies and Cult Classics
These movies include well known films like 2001: A Space Odyssey, The Wizard of Oz, Gone With The Wind and North By Northwest, but also more obscure cult classics like Bullitt, Enter the Dragon, Super Fly and Beetlejuice.
**DC Comics & Warner Bros.
How did they do it? Well, basically all movies are owned by Warner Bros., the distributeur that works together with DC Comics to release their upcoming slate of comic book movie adaptions.
All movies are released in the 20th century, except for 300, Harry Potter and Magic Mike.
Scroll down to see all the covers and their respective artists, OR to pre-order one in our store!
Superman Action Comics vs. Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure
Aquaman vs. Free Willy
Batgirl vs. Purple Rain
Batman (The Joker) vs. The Mask
Batman & Robin vs. Harry Potter
Batman/Superman vs. The Fugitive
Catwoman vs. Bullitt
Detective Comics vs. The Matrix
Flash vs. North By Northwest
Harley Quinn vs. Jailhouse Rock
Grayson vs. Enter The Dragon
Green Lantern vs. 2001: A Space Odyssey
Green Lantern Corps vs. The Forbidden Planet
Justice League United vs. Mars Attacks
Justice League vs. Magic Mike
Justice League Dark vs. Beetlejuice
Teen Titans vs. The Lost Boys
Sinestro vs. The West World
Supergirl vs. Wizard of Oz
Superman vs. Super Fly
Superman/Wonder Woman vs. Gone With The Wind
Wonder Woman vs. 300
* ACTION COMICS #40 inspired by BILL & TED’S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE, with cover art by Joe Quinones
* AQUAMAN #40 inspired by FREE WILLY, with cover art by Richard Horie
* BATGIRL #40 inspired by PURPLE RAIN, with cover art by Cliff Chiang
* BATMAN #40 inspired by THE MASK, with cover art by Dave Johnson
* BATMAN & ROBIN #40 inspired by HARRY POTTER, with cover art by Tommy Lee Edwards
* BATMAN/SUPERMAN #20 inspired by THE FUGITIVE, with cover art by Tony Harris
* CATWOMAN #40 inspired by BULLITT, with cover art by Dave Johnson
* DETECTIVE COMICS #40 inspired by THE MATRIX, with cover art by Brian Stelfreeze
* FLASH #40 inspired by NORTH BY NORTHWEST, with cover art by Bill Sienkiewicz
* HARLEY QUINN #16 inspired by JAILHOUSE ROCK, with cover art by Dave Johnson
* GRAYSON #8 inspired by ENTER THE DRAGON, with cover art by Bill Sienkiewicz
* GREEN LANTERN #40 inspired by 2001: A SPACE ODYSSEY, with cover art by Tony Harris
* GREEN LANTERN CORPS #40 inspired by FORBIDDEN PLANET, with cover cover art by Tony Harris
* JUSTICE LEAGUE UNITED #10 inspired by MARS ATTACKS, with cover art by Marco D’Alphonso
* JUSTICE LEAGUE #40 inspired by MAGIC MIKE, with cover art by Emanuela Lupacchino
* JUSTICE LEAGUE DARK #40 inspired by BEETLEJUICE, with cover art by Joe Quinones
* TEEN TITANS #8 inspired by THE LOST BOYS, with cover art by Alex Garner
* SINESTRO #11 inspired by WESTWORLD, with cover art by Dave Johnson
* SUPERGIRL #40 inspired by WIZARD OF OZ, with cover art by Marco D’Alphonso
* SUPERMAN #40 inspired by SUPER FLY, with cover art by Dave Johnson
* SUPERMAN/WONDER WOMAN #17 inspired cover by GONE WITH THE WIND, with art by Gene Ha
* WONDER WOMAN #40 inspired by 300, with cover art by Bill Sienkiewicz*