The plan, according to the widely circulated rumor, is to tease the new Joker in 2021’s The Batman and introduce him outright in the second and third movies as one of multiple villains. Here’s a Full List of Upcoming DC Movies: From ‘Wonder Woman 1984’ to ‘The Batman’ Get the skinny on what DC adaptations Warner Bros. currently has in development. However, the new direction is focusing on a younger Batman and the first of the trilogy likely an origin story in the same vein as Batman Begins. The New Mutants Excluding 1940s serials, the first time Batman turned up on the screen was in a spin-off from the popular 1960s TV series starring Adam West, with Batman: The Movie released in … The set of the new Batman movie looks out of this world Credit: ISO Images.