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Newswire: Our first look at Justice League’s Mera is as colorful as you’d expect

As far as we can recall, nobody ever unfairly judged directors in the old days for making their films in that ridiculously limiting “black and white” aesthetic, so maybe it’s unfair of us to be so critical of Zack Snyder and his apparent disgust for colors. Perhaps Hollywood is moving back towards a more simplistic style, and Snyder is just on the forefront of this trend. If that’s the case—and we have no reason to doubt that it is—then everybody who mocks Snyder’s overly brown and gray films is nothing but a classless philistine who doesn’t even recognize good art when they see it.

So, with all that established, let’s take a look at the first image of Amber Heard as Atlantean queen Mera from Snyder’s Justice League:

As you can see, she’s intimidatingly stepping out of a gray body of …

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