The highly-anticipated film from the DCEU, “The Flash” is finally on its way to theatrical release. And after numerous delays, Warner Bros Pictures has announced that “The Flash” will be released in the United States on June 16, 2023. And everyone has been eagerly anticipating its release, and the buzz surrounding the film is only growing stronger. Despite not being one of the top DC characters, “The Flash” has been making headlines, second only to “The Batman”, as the most talked-about film in the DCEU. What’s even more surprising is that despite being an average character, DC Films, and Warner Bros Pictures have invested a significant amount of resources into making “The Flash” a success.
The Flash Movie Budget Revealed
As per a reliable source, “The Flash” from the DCEU has been produced with a budget of $200-220 million, not including the expenses for prints and advertising. The fact that “The Flash” has been allocated a budget of $200 million is impressive, yet startling, as expectations for this movie are sky-high. Also, it’s one of the most expensive films from DC Films/Warner Bros in 2023.
“The Flash” was produced by Barbara Muschietti and Michael Disco under the banners of DC Films, Double Dream and The Disco Factory and is set to be distributed by Warner Bros Pictures. Directed by Andy Muschietti and written by Christina Hodson, John Francis Daley, and Jonathan Goldstein, it stars Ezra Miller, Ron Livingston, Michael Keaton, and Kiersey Clemons. According to reports, following a theatrical release of 45 days, “The Flash” will be officially available for streaming on HBO Max..
The making of a film on Flash character was started in the year 2004 and, by 2014, many directors and writers became part of this project with Seth Grahame-Smith, Rick Famuyiwa, John Francis Daley, and Jonathan Goldstein. After some time, “The Flash” was redeveloped, and makers decided that “The Flash” will be part of DCEU. But year by year, each director and writer left the project due to some issues. Due to this, the film got delayed even more.
After a long gap of many years, finally, the shooting of the film was started in April 2021 with the new director and writers team, and filming wrapped on October 18, 2021. According to reports, in these more than 15 years, the makers have made every effort to make this film special and makers are hopeful that this film will get a good response at the ticket window.