Zack Snyder has brought to life the infamous Joker meme “We live in a society.” The director / writer just revealed it in the latest trailer for Justice League, which was released today. Snyder was finally able to go back and make the movie he originally envisioned, which included doing some new filming with the original cast members and a newcomer to the project. Jared Leto’s Joker wasn’t originally in the theatrical version of the film, but Snyder brought it back as an important piece of his puzzle.
At the end of the League of Justice trailer, we hear Jared Leto’s Joker declare, “We live in a society,” while talking to Ben Affleck’s Batman. For many viewers, the main focus was on Leto returning as the Clown Prince of Crime, which is also great news. However, for seasoned veterans of the internet, Zack Snyder just revived one of the oldest memes in history by making it official DC canon.
The We Live in a Society meme in relation to DC was used as early as 2008, when Christopher Nolan The dark knight opened in theaters. Social media was not what it is today, but some gamers began using the phrase to point out the hypocrisies in the world, while proud of not really fitting in with the world around them. The meme was mostly attached to a picture of Heath Ledger’s Joker, although the line was never said in the movie. Two years ago, the meme started to take off again when Todd Phillips and Warner Bros. began promoting the jester movie, which also did not include the “We live in a society” meme.
Some fans began to believe that DC and Warner Bros. needed to reference the “We live in a society” meme and started a petition. At the time of writing, the petition had nearly 60,000 signatures. And now, Zack snyder It has finally delivered the goods, which did not go unnoticed by fans, who have already started spreading the meme everywhere, acting as brilliant free marketing for Zack Snyder’s Justice League and HBO Max, which is where it will air. a little more. one month.
Zack snyder League of Justice it’s all set to premiere on March 18. It’s over 4 hours long, so fans will have plenty of new material to sift through as Snyder tries to bring his original vision to the masses. Fans of the director apparently never gave up hope that this day would come and after 4 years, they are finally being vindicated and rewarded for their patience. Even people who really didn’t care about the new version of the movie are excited that Snyder brought the “We live in a society” meme to life. You can see the latest trailer for Zack Snyder’s League of Justice up, thanks to the Official HBO Max YouTube channel.
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