Film Theory: Dear DC, I Fixed Your Universe! (Justice League Snyder Cut)

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So now that we've all finally got to see the infamous Snyder Cut of DC's The Justice League, we're good right? Wrong! Now the people want to make it CANON! Well Theorists, what if I told you it already was? What if the original vision of Zack Snyder's Justice League has ALWAYS been canon? That's right! Before you send off that #RestoreTheSnyderVerse tweet, watch this video! It may have you saying #SnyderVerseIsAlreadyCanon instead.
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Comments

  • YXNG_Anxel_05
    YXNG_Anxel_0528 minutes ago

    Bro you’re a genius 😂

  • Yusuke Hoshi
    Yusuke HoshiHour ago

    I do have a theory that's probably a lot more complicated than this one here, but might actually be more probable. My theory is that there's a third timeline that predates both timelines shown here where Man of Steel was followed up by a version of JL which has Superman all the way through, but eventually leads to the "Knightmare" sequence. This is leads to a second timeline where MoS and BvS happen, then Joss Whedon's JL, and also leads to "Knightmare". The third one is just the second one but replace Joss Whedon's JL with the Snyder Cut. The reason why I think this is what's actually happening is because this would explain how Barry could show up in BvS whilst also starting off both cuts of JL with Superman being dead. The way that MatPat showcased his theory made it sound like BvS is on a different timeline to Joss Whedon's JL, but that wouldn't make sense since the events of BvS would have to happen for Superman to be dead. They could just say "Sh*t happened and Superman died in the process", but that sounds like a cheap copout. The only thing I can't explain with this theory is what happened between MoS and JL in the first timeline, though since I've already made a different version of an already existing movie let's just say everything in BvS happened except for Superman dying at the end, which makes my cheap copout criticism very hypocritical.

  • just passing
    just passing8 hours ago

    I don't like batman taking the fall, but this excites me. Gives that DCU feel on levels

  • dodgers doon1130
    dodgers doon11309 hours ago

    Not bad Matpat

  • Josellrey Gabunilas
    Josellrey Gabunilas11 hours ago

    Genius!

  • THE NERD LORD813
    THE NERD LORD81313 hours ago

    #justiceleaguevssuicidesquadmovie

  • Soren
    Soren15 hours ago

    how dose the man of theories make a better timeline than the people themselfs

  • Lennon Ladroma
    Lennon Ladroma23 hours ago

    After watching invincible, hired those fucker who wrote that tv series if you want gritty, gory, grounded etc. TAKE MY ADVICE WB. WELCOME

  • Kate Olivier
    Kate OlivierDay ago

    DC please do this it would save your messed up timeline

  • YF21_Septic
    YF21_SepticDay ago

    I’m typing this before watching the video, if matpat doesn’t talk about flash time travel scene I’m gonna be pissed

  • edwin kurniawan
    edwin kurniawanDay ago

    But hoe come aquaman doesn't even know meera name in aquaman

  • EpikDream
    EpikDreamDay ago

    POV, you just clicked this video after being recommended to you dozens of times

  • KillerCornMuffin
    KillerCornMuffinDay ago

    You know, I tend to get up in arms when someone tries their videos like this. I gotta protect my DC baby. But this... This was really solid. If this works and they explain it properly it can save the DCEU. I still need the lanterns though, it's weird to not have one in the lineup.

  • WokeAF
    WokeAFDay ago

    If this would be true, holy moly, WB's image would be restored, instantly.

  • Shappzin Johnson
    Shappzin JohnsonDay ago

    Someone get this to DC and Zack NOW!!!

  • Hanif Muhammad
    Hanif MuhammadDay ago

    I like this theory

  • Lexie Schilling
    Lexie SchillingDay ago

    Guy i hat a confession to make I LIKED THE ORIGINAL JUSTICE LEAGUE MOVIE!! Please dont hate me

  • sunyeob kim
    sunyeob kim2 days ago

    if josstice league is in the first time line where batman v super man didn't happen how is super man dead in the start of josstice league cause super man died in the end of batman v superman

  • Undernerd Cosplays
    Undernerd Cosplays2 days ago

    So basically the DCEU is becoming the Zelda universe and the MCU…multiple different timelines, different deaths, different relationships. Very interesting. 🤔

  • willi ice
    willi ice2 days ago

    Everyone dm zach snyder and send him this video

  • Toxic Poisn
    Toxic Poisn2 days ago

    Someone get this to DC

  • Summer Tyme
    Summer Tyme2 days ago

    "95% from fans" ^ Film theory should know better than to promote speciousness. There is no such thing as a fan score. This is an internet poll. You can't document that the person polled actually saw the film, payed to see it, or that the same person is not review bombing the film. *It's worthless.* The most respected audience metric is CinemaScore which polls *ticket buyers* right after they exit the theater. This can *never happen* for Snyder Cut, since it is *hidden* behind a paywall on HBOMax. Per HBOMax - Snyder cut is *less popular than* Godzilla vs. Kong. Mortal Combat. and even... Wonder Woman 84. ⬆️ This provides actual meaningful context.

  • Summer Tyme
    Summer Tyme2 days ago

    The plot of this film is objectively even more idiotic, and there are no stakes either. it's a 4 hour garbage fire vs. a 2 hour garbage fire.

  • Shmerrie 2730
    Shmerrie 27302 days ago

    Justice league mustve been the most confusing movie ever (in my opinion)

  • K. Badguy
    K. Badguy2 days ago

    The original was a stinky pile of trash, MapPat, whether you enjoyed it or not.

  • Summer Tyme

    Summer Tyme

    2 days ago

    Snyder cut is just as bad.

  • Cory Howell
    Cory Howell2 days ago

    Only problem is, Mera still has her British accent in the Knightmare sequence. If the Knightmare world is a result of Whedon’s version, Snyder would have her without an accent.

  • ebox64 maker
    ebox64 maker2 days ago

    I have that book

  • AdamChef85
    AdamChef852 days ago

    Honestly the more I hear about joss the less I like him

  • Sage of The Lotus
    Sage of The Lotus2 days ago

    Hey MatPat, weird flex but ok.

  • Tsepo Dladla
    Tsepo Dladla2 days ago

    Yho someone better drop a link of this video to WB execs or any of the dceu actors. Even Snyder would be pleased.

  • Lightning Strike
    Lightning Strike2 days ago

    when the multiverse is the 4th wall break of movie sequences itself also, this thing seems oddly familiar.... ah yes! the mutants.... past of future days....

  • Aadi Vivek Padhi
    Aadi Vivek Padhi2 days ago

    10:18 there is a problem with your theory MatPat. If there are two timelines in the DCEU, one being the josstice league (bad timeline) and the other being the snyder cut (good timeline), why is batman v superman in the good timeline? i mean i know that some of the hallucinations where in batman v superman, but superman did die IN batman v superman, and if superman died in the good timeline with the snyder cut coming after, how is superman ALSO dead in the start of josstice league? i mean in both versions of the film we see the other members of the Justice League ressurecting superman, BECAUSE superman died in the hands of Doomsday in batman v superman, and if batman v superman is in the good timeline with the snyder cut, how was superman ALSO dead in Josstice League if batman v superman did not occur in the first place? so, in my point of view, the josstice league timeline had all the events of batman v superman, except for the dream about the knightmare future that Bruce Wayne had. But in the snyder cut timeline, ALL the events of batman v superman did happen, including the dream that batman had.

  • Summer Tyme

    Summer Tyme

    2 days ago

    I only made it thru half the video. His 'theory' is nonsense.

  • Aadi Vivek Padhi

    Aadi Vivek Padhi

    2 days ago

    also everybody please read the FULL comment before replying

  • Aadi Vivek Padhi

    Aadi Vivek Padhi

    2 days ago

    i know hard to understand ask me if you have any questions hopefully if you ask me a question i will get notified for it

  • Finn Valspire
    Finn Valspire3 days ago

    Somebody tell DC,WB and Zack Snyder this vid.

  • Nani 98
    Nani 983 days ago

    DC:Write that down write that down!!!!

  • BewareTheCarpenter
    BewareTheCarpenter3 days ago

    I've never liked the idea of multiverses since it ultimately makes everything meaningless. If there's an infinite number of batmans one of them dying doesn't matter. If I wanted conflicting timelines I would make sure I established who was the storyteller of each version: This is the recount of a soldier who fought in the war but he's lying to protect the honor of his friend. This is the official story the government told to the masses. This is the story told a hundred years later by a bard who embellishes by giving everyone superpowers. All of the stories have some element of truth and you can make it horror or romantic comedy depending on the teller and you can retcon whatever you want so long as it's plausible the stuff your ignoring came from a source who didn't know/ misinterpreted the real story or had motive to lie. Let the fans try to piece together what REALLY happened.

  • Takashi Kamiyama
    Takashi Kamiyama3 days ago

    Way to long, horrible hazy contrast filters, removed all the heart and added woke garbage.

  • Ultra Seven
    Ultra Seven3 days ago

    No thank you. #RestoreTheBurtonVerse

  • Khalid
    Khalid3 days ago

    at12:12 i remembered that your going to say ''that's just a theory A film theory" and it broke my heart

  • Alucxrd
    Alucxrd3 days ago

    We live in a society where a man can make a universe better than D.C.

  • Sebatomic 870
    Sebatomic 8703 days ago

    8:23 you forgot about cyborg

  • The Phenom
    The Phenom3 days ago

    Why are you geh?

  • Anonymous Anonymous
    Anonymous Anonymous3 days ago

    No joke I watched the whole vid in 360 p because he said so at the beginning

  • The Void King
    The Void King3 days ago

    #RestoreTheSnyderVerse

  • Mr. Geo
    Mr. Geo3 days ago

    I love DC but the DCEU is terrible... It needs to borrow from the DCAU (Timmverse), Young Justice and even the MCU...Not the New52, there are stories and characters I like but they need to do what the Timmverse did and give us their most iconic version of these characters. Give us comics not some dark depressing grey mess... Lex Luthor was more Riddler than Luthor, Supermans parents were terrible, Batman should not be assembling the Justice League that should be Superman or Wonder Woman... Dooms Day was more Bizarro, BvS shouldn't of started the cinematic world ( I know MoS but BvS really set up this universe) the nightmare bullshit is weak, The fact that there are 2 different movies that are the same movie kinda... is a fucking joke and says everything I am trying to ×100. Joker was terrible. Harley is ok but getting pushed like John Cena in 2005... Suicide Squad was maybe the worst movie with the best trailer im the history of movies... Wonder Woman is ok, Shazam was a good pick. Aquaman isn't Aquaman lol... He's ok but he's not my main issue so W.E. Flash was ehh.. The Universe needs to be replaced and Flash Point could be perfect but that means we still could get him as Flash and I do not want thR

  • Vote_To_Kick
    Vote_To_Kick3 days ago

    Why does joker like like he has a snapchat filter for a face

  • Joshua Samu'el
    Joshua Samu'el3 days ago

    This went from film theory to godsend

  • Lilly Reilly
    Lilly Reilly3 days ago

    I want to watch this movie

  • Varsha Patil
    Varsha Patil4 days ago

    The starting hurts because I only watch video at 360p max I swear to god I have poor network connections.

  • Apoorv Gupta
    Apoorv Gupta4 days ago

    About 2 Batmans. I guess one will be Bruce and other will be Thomas.

  • Chirantan G
    Chirantan G4 days ago

    I think that the fact that Barry going back in time and meeting batman (batman v superman) and telling him something crucial, but it ending up as a dream, was well... idk. Also I’m pretty sure that the dream happened even before Bruce saw the footage of Barry and his speed.

  • Chirantan G
    Chirantan G4 days ago

    Ngl Matt could actually work for a planning committee with Zack or with Kevin Fiege. This man is a legend. The amount of creativity and research this man has had to do for each video is.. is.. idk how to say it. Hats off to you mattpat

  • Chirantan G
    Chirantan G4 days ago

    Correction: when you said that in josstice league there was no reference to a higher authority or a superior being to steppenwolf, that’s actually not true. At the end of the whedon, steppenwolf starts his attack and releases the parademons free, he says “For unity” “For darkseid” It was poorly put in. I’m sure most of the viewers are normal people who know batman and superman (not stereotyping ) and don’t know the villains that are comic only. So that line fell on deaf ears, to most. I bet some would’ve heard it as dark side too.

  • AJ
    AJ4 days ago

    Josstice Leage isn't the original cut..

  • Vendetta JRJ
    Vendetta JRJ4 days ago

    This was absolutely brilliant !! My mind was blown.

  • Kreddi
    Kreddi4 days ago

    The original Justice League being a 71% on the audience score says heaps about the DC fandom

  • Usman Qureshi
    Usman Qureshi5 days ago

    To everyone saying it's incredible Matt has a better plan than WB for DC. The reality is that I, my immigrant father who's never seen these films, current senate chairman Chuck Schumer, former senate chairman Mitch McConnell, my immigrant niece, the fucking Walt Disney corporation, and you, that's right, you reading this comment, have a better plan for the DC franchise than the higher-ups at Warner Brothers.

  • Cooper Fullmer
    Cooper Fullmer5 days ago

    wait what if it’s still a trilogy

  • Dishtroyer 1
    Dishtroyer 15 days ago

    9,6kth

  • Quantum News52
    Quantum News525 days ago

    You should do a theory on how (Jl) barry can interact with (cw) barry after crisis.

  • adham maged
    adham maged5 days ago

    WB lasten to this guy please

  • Gift From God
    Gift From God5 days ago

    they must be completely out of their mind to not have Znyder and only his version expanding. We want that, the dollars are in that and their reputation is in there. But then again, companies in the entertainment industry is whacked today. For example: sony scratched the Days Gone 2 development to make a Last of Us next gen remake that NOBODY asked for, especially after the fiasko of TLOU 2 and The Avengers fiasko of a game shut down Deus Ex. These companies makes what THEY think will generate more money while the audiance who are to give them the money gets dissapointed, backstabbed and fooled which does the opposite to their visions. Oh well, guess they want to push their luck on being untouchable of the cancel movement but they're gonna be scraping of bubblegums on the sidewalk if they keep pushing it - and tbh, a part of me sincerely think they deserve it

  • Shinkai Atusya
    Shinkai Atusya5 days ago

    Telling WB not to blow it. 4K Josstice League released: *insert Jared Leto Joker laugh*

  • Shinkai Atusya
    Shinkai Atusya5 days ago

    "Those are a few bad eggs" Finally someone that doesn't think all fans are the same.

  • sabbiewabbiewasabi
    sabbiewabbiewasabi5 days ago

    dude can someone share this to the ppl in charge of making the movies :")))) if this theory is true ill be so happy atm dc is such a mess but i love dc heroes

  • Longbow120
    Longbow1205 days ago

    What even is this thumbnail

  • Andrew Eng
    Andrew Eng6 days ago

    bro bootleg injustice movie

  • LiveDieRespawn
    LiveDieRespawn6 days ago

    Why does everyone always misspell "cojones" as "cajones"???

  • Mason Harrell
    Mason Harrell6 days ago

    This has to be true. It just has to be

  • Sandra Sandra
    Sandra Sandra6 days ago

    One of these days someone from these big studios will finally acknowledge MatPat basically creating all these lores and universe plans and we’ll all get the best cinematic universe out there!

  • Slayer 96 DA 2ND
    Slayer 96 DA 2ND6 days ago

    Triggering snyder cut fans Josstice league part 1 Snyder cut league part 2 Next cut release part 3

  • Ryan Kelly
    Ryan Kelly6 days ago

    You just made what seems like terrible films into a stroke of genius. Seriously I know that this prolly isn’t what they had in mind when starting the DCEU and honestly I don’t really like Zach Snyder much but if they could pull this off that would be pretty interesting

  • Adri Cruz
    Adri Cruz6 days ago

    You know it's a good theory when I'm a Marvel can and now I'm hype for the future of DC if they do it like this

  • Sideshow Sworld
    Sideshow Sworld6 days ago

    I kinda hated Leto's Joker. But I like where he's going with it. Less is def more in this case

  • Eva-Marie Alimezelli
    Eva-Marie Alimezelli6 days ago

    This was your best video.

  • Andrei Fierbinteanu
    Andrei Fierbinteanu6 days ago

    WB execs: Write that down! Write that down!

  • Travis Bosler
    Travis Bosler7 days ago

    Dammit, why'd you have to ruin it

  • Travis Bosler
    Travis Bosler7 days ago

    You don't realize what you've done, this was the plan, now it's not, you've sacrificed the satisfaction of us all, for your vanity to be right

  • Zayden Sheed
    Zayden Sheed7 days ago

    #renewinfintytrain please help the cause

  • animation doggo

    animation doggo

    18 hours ago

    I wish I could but please do this on a video that has something to do with infinity train. No one came here for that we came for justice league

  • LegendaryTronic
    LegendaryTronic7 days ago

    This theory actually makes a lot of sense.

  • Midtoker Marius
    Midtoker Marius7 days ago

    I'm really liking this theory since it makes everything fit.. I'm just scared DC is gonna use flashpoint to erase the Snyderverse insted out of spite.. Their trailer drop today was a good indication of that

  • shaheed wilson
    shaheed wilson7 days ago

    he did it again

  • shortafroman4
    shortafroman47 days ago

    Still confuses me as to why people think either JL movie was good. At all. Also, Snydercut is far less coherent than Wheadon's. And idk how he did that. How do you make Wheadon's JL make less sense? Glad Lois randomly showed up to pause Supes on his nigh-killing spree. Dude so many holes in this theory, this is some of your worst work, dude. The Flash from Snyder JL is better and more precise, which is why he missed the mark on the box drop and had to reverse time to get it right. Except the JossLeague Flash got it right the first time. You're trying really hard to fix Snyder's broken story lol. Interesting, but incredibly flawed.

  • Just Some Guy without a Mustache
    Just Some Guy without a Mustache7 days ago

    You have a better vision of the actual DC multiverse than the people in charge of it, that's just a fact.

  • Amaimon Moore

    Amaimon Moore

    2 days ago

    Aaaand I found ya again

  • Hazries45

    Hazries45

    5 days ago

    Yeah

  • OtiS__bZ

    OtiS__bZ

    6 days ago

    A lot of people do

  • Barbie K
    Barbie K7 days ago

    Reverse flash? Wouldn't that mean he'd be incredibly slow?

  • Jack Roark
    Jack Roark7 days ago

    God I hope dc can build a dcu like marvel did. There’s just so much potential here

  • Joshwel YT
    Joshwel YT7 days ago

    i thought it was austin when i saw dear dc

  • Jeremiah Lougheed
    Jeremiah Lougheed7 days ago

    this is good but they could just make the snyder cut canon without needing to do all this stuff that was not zacks vision

  • CynicalString56
    CynicalString567 days ago

    All i'm saying is Leto did a pretty good job at playing Joker

  • Dana Multer
    Dana Multer8 days ago

    Bruh please tell me you're using your incredible reach to actually, idk, tag DC in a tweet with a link or something.

  • Yoshikage Kira
    Yoshikage Kira8 days ago

    I want these movies to be good!!! 😊

  • Zemir
    Zemir8 days ago

    Awesom

  • SimpBaby
    SimpBaby8 days ago

    Your dumb reverse flash been around

  • Cynical
    Cynical8 days ago

    After watching the movie I wondered if the knightmare ending was like injustice and joker had tricked superman into killing lois.

  • Cory Howell
    Cory Howell8 days ago

    Doesn’t he call Lois the “secret weapon” to Alfred during Superman’s attack in Josstice League? I saw that as a callback to her being the “key”. Either way, Bruce does mention her in the theatrical.

  • Another- Doctor
    Another- Doctor8 days ago

    #RESTORETHESNYDERVERSE

  • H dog
    H dog8 days ago

    I mean Zack gave them the solution it's just their turn now if they can make gold or iron with it

  • Dapper Faux
    Dapper Faux9 days ago

    wow this was confusing, back to the future seems easy, dc time travel seems tough

  • Damodar Kamath
    Damodar Kamath9 days ago

    if that is true then i also understand why when iris saw the barry they seemed to have some sort of connection even when they first saw each hence it also became very important for dc to bring in the Snyder cut

  • Barun Jena
    Barun Jena9 days ago

    Bombard this video to Warner Bros and DC!!!!

  • varun r
    varun r9 days ago

    #Jossticeleague

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