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The Batman movie franchise actually began in 1943 with serialized matinees in glorious black and white. Then, the more colorful and cornball 60's Batman TV series spawned a movie that wasted valuable theater time as well. But in modern times, Tim Burton's goth Batman (1989) truly started to see the vision--even with the choice of comedic actor Michael Keaton in the lead role, and Jack Nicholson as "The Joker". While still a bit over-the-top, the flick made enough money to get sequels started and Burton returned with villains Catwoman and The Penguin for 1992's Batman Returns. But then Warner Bros left us with Joel Schumacher and replacement Batmen Val Kilmer (Batman Forever - 1995) and George Clooney (Batman & Robin - 1997). With a "flamboyant" director at the helm, the focus became neon and nipples, and too many villains mixed in. A perverted desecration of the batsuit, complete with nipples and codpiece finally killed the franchise. After an 8-year hiatus, Warner Bros rebooted the Bat-films with 2005's Batman Begins. Director Christopher Nolan took a more serious take with Christian Bale as Batman/Bruce Wayne. The re-energized franchise led to the biggest comic book movie of all time (currently) with 2008's The Dark Knight. As of this writing, the franchise is secure, and several more sequels are guaranteed.

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This image gave us our first glimpse of the secret enclave discovered by Bruce (David Mazouz) and Alfred (Sean Pertwee) at the end of Gotham season 1, and now Fox has released a new TV spot for the upcoming second season that takes us a little further inside the future Batcave... - RorMachine
Fox has released a full batch of character profile images for the upcoming second season of Gotham. Along with the obvious returnees, we have James Frain and Jessica Lucas as Theo and Tabitha Galavan, and Michael Chiklis as Captain Nathaniel Barnes. Check it out... - RorMachine
ClickHole has added "The Dark Knight" to their "This Will Change The Way You Watch" series. Their latest addition gives us unknown facts, behind-the-scenes secrets and trivia for Christopher Nolan's 2008, The Dark Knight. Check it out after the jump - DrKinsolving
Actor Wes Bentley (Ghost Rider, The Hunger Games) told the Larry King Now audience that he would like to play Batman if he could play another comic book character. one tell him about Batfleck, it would crush his soul. - MarkJulian
The Joker will be adopting a brand new look when the DCEU comes to fruition, and not all the other villains are too thrilled about it in How It Should Have Ended's latest video. Click the jump to watch now! - Gutspinner
Over the years, many actors have portrayed Gotham's Dark Knight in his many blockbuster outings. One such actor is Michael Keaton, but did you know the role was actually originally offered to Pierce Brosnan instead? Click the jump for details on what Brosnan recently said about turning down the role, as well as his thoughts on a gay or black 007! - Gutspinner
Over the years, many actors have portrayed Gotham's Dark Knight in his many blockbuster outings. One such actor is Michael Keaton, but did you know the role was actually originally offered to Pierce Brosnan instead? Click the jump for details on what Brosnan recently said about turning down the role! - Gutspinner
Batman's rule in the comics of not taking a life has not always extended into his movies. Hit the jump for a count of all the times he's killed somebody in every live action adaptation. And be sure to sound off on whether you think all of them actually count. - MrSundayMovies
A brand new image from season 2 of Fox's Gotham sees Bruce Wayne (David Mazouz) and Alfred (Sean Pertwee) discovering the "secret lair" that will eventually be used as the iconic base of operations for the Dark Knight. Right now though, it's something else entirely... - RorMachine
Today, at the Wizard World Chicago GOTHAM Panel, Ben McKenzie (who plays Jim Gordon in the hit series) has revealed just when fans can expect to see The Dark Knight himself on the series! Click the jump to find out when! - Gutspinner
With the Tim Burton Batmobile DLC released, Rocksteady's next Batmobile DLC will be Christopher Nolan's Tumbler from The Dark Knight Trilogy. Also Nightwing story DLC involving Penguin, new Challenge Maps, and the Arkham Asylum Batsuit. Click to check it out. - LEVITIKUZ
Fox has released a new trailer for Gotham that spells out the fact that we'll see The Joker over the course of the shows second season. - Hulksta
Gotham has cast a number of new faces ahead of its sophomore season, but none have been quite as exciting as the arrival of Michael Chiklis. Now we've received our first look at the former star of The Shield, in character as GCPD Capt. 'Nathaniel Barnes'. - Minty
In a heartwarming motion by the Huntington Batman, John Buckland, a promise made by the late Lenny B. Robinson (Route 29 Batman/Baltimore Batman) to a young boy on Sunday, was fulfilled in an incredible way. Click the jump for details on this amazing act by an amazing man. - Gutspinner
James Frain is great at playing villains, so it was no surprise to see him join the cast of Gotham as incoming Season 2 antagonist 'Theo Galavan'. However, we may have underestimated just how pivotal his role will be. Hit the jump for more details! - Minty
Season 1 of Gotham received its fair share of criticism from comic book fans, and even its lead actor had a few issues with the way the weekly villains were handed. However, he believes viewers may enjoy Season 2 a lot more. Hit the jump to find out why! - Minty
From Gene Hackman to Jesse Eisenberg, from Cesar Romero to Jared Leto, next, we take a look at who's played who of the dastardly evil-doers of the DC Universe - slimybug
Sadly, last Sunday night, the world lost a great man - Lenny B. Robinson, someone you may know better as the Route 29 Batman, died in a tragic highway accident. Robinson was an inspiration to us all, and his loss will be greatly mourned by many. - Gutspinner
'The Joker' is the mortal enemy of the Dark Knight himself and is the greatest villain in all of comic books. Since 2015 marks the 75th anniversary of the character's creation, I decided to pay tribute to Gotham's most dangerous baddie. - Darkknight2149
Actress Yvonne Craig (Star Trek, The Man From U.N.C.L.E., Fantasy Island), who is best known for her work as Barbara Gordon/Batgirl on the classic 1960s Batman TV series, has passed away at the age of 78 after a battle with cancer. Come pay your respects here. - SebsCso54
DC Entertainment has released a new clip for Batman Unlimited: Monster Mayhem! This new clip sees the Joker talking with his super-villain team, and readying his viral video. Will the Joker’s newest plan put a smile on people’s faces? Let’s hope not. Click to check it out! - NightWatcher
Watch the Gotham villains come STRAIGHT OUTTA GOTHAM! NSFW!! - krayzeman
Recently, Republican presidential candidate hopeful Donald Trump made the absurd claim that he's Batman. Well, the Jimmy Kimmell Live! show tried their best to show what that nightmare would look like, and it's disturbingly hilarious. Take a look... - MarkJulian
Coming today, well right now for Xbox owners and later in the day for PS owners, comes the newest DLC pack for Batman: Arkham Knight which includes the Batsuit and Batmobile from the 1989 Batman movie along with 2 race tracks inspired by the Burton films. Click to check it out. - LEVITIKUZ
Season two of Gotham looks set to put the focus on Bruce Wayne's future Rogues Gallery, and that's going to include introducing Firefly! However, the casting choice made for this pyromaniac villain reveals that they're taking the character in a very different direction... - JoshWilding