Mission: Impossible – Fallout director Christopher McQuarrie has said that he will never ask Warner Bros. to make a Superman film ever again.
Before beginning his tenure as the go-to director for the Mission: Impossible franchise, Christopher McQuarrie had other potential projects in mind. At one point he pitched a Superman film to Warner Bros. as well as a full written proposal for Green Lantern.While Warner Bros. never said no to Christopher McQuarrie’s Superman ideas, they never got back to him on the matter either. Because of this interaction, Christopher McQuarrie seems to be giving up on his attempts to make a Superman film for Warner Bros.
Earlier today, a fan said that he would have loved to see a Superman film from the Mission: Impossible director. Christopher McQuarrie responded by saying that he would never ask Warner Bros. about this again:
Later on, Deadpool creator Rob Liefeld got in on the conversation, prompting Christopher McQuarrie to express sympathy for Warner Bros’ plight but knew where he stands now:
Later on, the Mission: Impossible director made it clear that he thought Superman was a great character but a challenging one:
Christopher McQuarrie worked with the DC Extended Universe’s Superman actor Henry Cavill in his critically-acclaimed action film, Mission: Impossible – Fallout.
What do you all make of the Mission: Impossible director’s comments? Would you have liked to see him direct a Superman film? Let us know what you think in the comments below!
Here’s the synopsis Christopher McQuarrie’s latest film, Mission: Impossible – Fallout:
The best intentions often come back to haunt you. MISSION: IMPOSSIBLE – FALLOUT finds Ethan Hunt (Tom Cruise) and his IMF team (Alec Baldwin, Simon Pegg, Ving Rhames) along with some familiar allies (Rebecca Ferguson, Michelle Monaghan) in a race against time after a mission gone wrong. Henry Cavill, Angela Bassett, and Vanessa Kirby also join the dynamic cast with filmmaker Christopher McQuarrie returning to the helm.
Mission: Impossible – Fallout is now available on digital platforms, Blu-ray and DVD.