Directed by: Zack Snyder (Reshoots by Joss Whedon)
Justice League... this is a tough film for me to review. My personal stance on the DCEU has never been one of vitriolic hatred or fanboyism, but in trying to remain neutral yet enjoy the ones I do like on my own choosing has been difficult. As such, given the kind of production nightmare this film endured, in addition to the declining attention to detail from Mr Zack Snyder, the fact that this has emerged as an entertaining film is at least noteworthy, and yet it is ultimately lacking.
Thousands of years ago, a unified army of anient humans, the Olympian Gods, the Amazons, and the Atlanteans repelled the interstellar invader Steppenwolf (Ciaran Hinds) and his army of Parademons, preventing him from remaking the Earth through the combined energies of the Mother Boxes into an extension of his desolate home world. After repelling Steppenwolf's army, the Mother Boxes were divided amongst the humans, Ama