A Superhero First: Next Superman Movie Will Have Batman, Too Director Zack Snyder reveals at Comic-Con By Newser Editors and Wire Services Posted Jul 20, 2013 4:33 PM CDT 21 comments Comments This film publicity image released by Warner Bros. Pictures shows Henry Cavill as Superman in "Man of Steel." (Clay Enos) (Newser) – Superman is coming back, and he'll have a caped co-star. Man of Steel director Zack Snyder announced today at San Diego's Comic-Con that he was making another Superman film and that it will include Batman—the first time the two superheroes will be united on the big screen. He declined to reveal many details, saying the script is just being written. Warner Bros. then confirmed the first-ever pairing in a statement. Snyder reimagined Superman in his June blockbuster Man of Steel, starring Henry Cavill and Amy Adams, which has grossed more than $630 million worldwide.