The Flash will be hitting cinemas the next week on 16th June. The DC movie will explore the concept of the multiverse. It is the adaption from DC Comics’ Flashpoint Arc.
The Flash movie will reference various movies in the DC Extended Universe. The movie brings back Michael Keaton as Batman and will also reference some old movies.
If you want to enjoy The Flash movie at its fullest, you much watch some of the old DC movies and shows. And if you don’t know where to start, don’t worry. We have got you covered!
Below is the list of DC movies and shows that you should watch before diving deep into The Flash. Have a look!
Watch These DC Movies Before The Flash (2023)
There are multiple DC movies you can watch prior to The Flash, and here is a list of them:
- Batman (1989)
- Batman Returns (1992)
- Man of Steel (2013)
- Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
- Justice League (2017)
- Optional – Zack Snyder’s Justice League (2021)
Barry Allen’s story has been featured in The Flash, who appeared in Justice League for the first time. As shown in the teaser, Micheal Keaton will reprise his role as Bruce Wayne from another world. To understand the backstory, watching Batman and Batman Returns is recommended.
After that, you can watch Justice League, which has two versions. The first version is of a 2017 movie, which is considered a canon version in DC Extended Universe. Moreover, it is a pretty short movie, so it’s recommended to binge-watch.
Finally, you can watch the Snyder Cut (2021), which is one of the best versions. It is 4 hours long, and the story of the movie is not canon.
By watching these DC movies, you can be fully prepared to watch The Flash movie, which will be hitting theatres on June 16th, 2023.
Where to Watch DC Movies Online for The Flash?
DC Movies like Batman, Batman Returns, etc., are available on HBO Max. You can buy the subscription, which costs $9,99 per month with ads, to watch all the DC movies. UK viewers can watch the DC movies on Now’s Cinema with a monthly membership cost of £9.99.