• October 1, 2023

It’s barely a week before Warner Bros. Pictures’ The Flash opens in cinemas. Want to watch it ahead of everyone else? Catch a sneak preview in select cinemas nationwide on the evening of June 13, one day before the film opens across the Philippines.

Here’s the list of cinemas screening the preview:

SM City AngonoSM City Muntinlupa
SM Aura PremierSM City Rosario
SM City BacoorSM Center Sangandaan
SM City BaliwagSM City Southmall
SM City East OrtigasSM City Sta. Mesa
SM City FairviewSM City Sucat
SM Grand CentralSM City Taytay
SM Light MallRobinsons Antipolo
SM City ManilaRobinsons Galleria
SM City MarikinaRobinsons General Trias
SM City MasinagRobinsons Las Pinas
SM City North EdsaRobinsons Magnolia
SM City NovalichesRobinsons Malolos
SM City ParanaqueRobinsons Manila
SM City San Jose del MonteLucky Chinatown
SM City San LazaroNewport Cinemas
SM City San MateoEastwood Cinemas
SM City MarilaoUptown Cinemas
SM MegamallVenice Grand Canal Cineplex
SM City MolinoSouthwoods Cinemas

If you need more convincing, here are five top reasons why The Flash movie is a must-see:

1. Electrifying action

There’s plenty of action happening at breakneck speed in The Flash. With two speedsters running around to save the world, we can’t expect anything less. Add to that more than one Batman, one very awesome Supergirl, and an alien baddie with lots of evil lackeys intent on annihilating our world—and it’s guaranteed there’s never a dull moment from start to finish. 

2. Trippy time travel

When Barry (Ezra Miller) uses his superpowers to travel back in time to save his mom, he inadvertently alters the future and turns it into one where the villainous General Zod has returned threatening Earth’s annihilation, and there are practically no superheroes to turn to. Barry must then rely on his younger self (“This is mad trippy…” says college-age Barry after seeing future Barry) and a retired Batman to help him make things right. 

3. Classic Batman

“It’s like bringing back a classic,” says The Flash director Andy Muschietti of bringing back Michael Keaton as Batman. Keaton played the first Batman in the Tim Burton-directed Batman movies in 1989 and 1992.

Fans are very excited to see Keaton as the superhero again, but they’re not the only ones hit with nostalgia. “The first time Michael Keaton came to see the Batcave, he was so shocked that he actually filmed it to send to Tim Burton,” shares producer Barbara Muschietti. 

Watch THE FLASH: Batman Returns, Again! featurette here:

4. The humor

Funny lines, comical meet-cutes, easy chemistry between the cast—this movie will make you laugh… and laugh some more. 

5. Heart… lots of it 

Despite all the funny moments, The Flash has a very deep emotional core. Take it from bestselling author Stephen King, who tweeted this reaction after an early screening of the film: “As a rule I don’t care a lot for superhero movies, but this one is special. It’s heartfelt, funny, and eye-popping. I loved it.”

Warner Bros. Pictures presents a Double Dream/a Disco Factory production of an Andy Muschietti film, The Flash is distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures and is set to open in theaters across the Philippines beginning June 14. Sneak previews are available on June 13.

Watch the final trailer below:

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