In November 2018, DC made an announcement that they are developing a live action movie starring Blue Beetle. There have been 3 versions of Blue Beetle. The most recent and the most popular one is the third one. In February 2021, DC finds the movie director in Angel Manuel Soto.
Soto stated “It is an honor to direct Blue Beetle, the first Latino superhero film for DC. I want to sincerely thank everyone at Warner Bros. and DC for trusting me to bring Jaime Reyes to life. I can’t wait to make history together.”
Production of the movie starts this fall.
Jaime Reyes is the third Blue Beetle. He first appeared in Infinite Crisis 3 (February 2006) published by DC Comics and created by Keith Giffen, John Rogers, and Cully Hammer. Jaime wears an alien suit which give me superpowers like flight, strength, hand blast etc.
However, Blue Beetle first appeared in Infinite Crisis 5 (March 2006).
Raw copies of Infinite Crisis 5 can be bought on ebay for $30 in November 2018. Raw copy is going for about $150.00 online because one copy sold on February 23 for $149.99.