I think it’s a necessity, historically, in the tradition of these films. For me, anger is so deeply buried and contained that when it does kind of come out, it comes out in stronger bursts. I tend to be respectful, polite, get along, put up with, put up with, put up with … then, when it finally emerges, it’s not something I have a ton of control over. I’m not gonna go into a Wolverine berserker rage, but I do have a, I do […] That’s my personality.
To help prepare for his role in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, Ben Affleck revealed he keyed in on a trait he shares with the Dark Knight of director Zack Snyder’s film: rage.