Batman

Batman 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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SDCC '16: Will Arnett Debuts A Kick-Ass New Poster For THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE SDCC '16: Will Arnett Debuts A Kick-Ass New Poster For THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE
If you didn't already know that it was on, well, let Lego Batman remind you on his brand new Comic-Con poster for his upcoming solo feature. Come check it out as Bruce Wayne becomes the Dark Knight! - KingPatel
SPOILERS: BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE - 5 Things It Got Right And 3 Things It Got Wrong SPOILERS: BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE - 5 Things It Got Right And 3 Things It Got Wrong
Batman: The Killing Joke may very well be the most highly anticipated animated movie of all-time, but does it deliver or completely fail to live up to the classic comic book tale? Here's our analysis... - JoshWilding
GOTHAM Production Has Begun Character Promos Feature First Footage From The Show's Third Season GOTHAM "Production Has Begun" Character Promos Feature First Footage From The Show's Third Season
Ahead of the Gotham SDCC panel tomorrow, Fox has released the first footage from the upcoming third season of the Batman prequel series, which seems to have been subtitled "Heroes Will fall"... - RorMachine
New THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE Images Introduce The Joker, Harley Quinn And Robin New THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE Images Introduce The Joker, Harley Quinn And Robin
Following yesterday's SDCC teaser, we have some new pics from The LEGO Batman Movie. Meet The Joker (Zach Galifianakis), Robin the Boy Wonder (Michael Cera), and Harley Quinn (?) after the jump... - RorMachine
2018's Superhero Movies Ranked From Least To Most Highly Anticipated 2018's Superhero Movies Ranked From Least To Most Highly Anticipated
Following a massive 2017, 2018 looks set to be even bigger. While many of the CBM releases remain a mystery, we know enough about them to figure out which you should be most excited about. - JoshWilding
BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE Gets A Second Screening Night BATMAN: THE KILLING JOKE Gets A Second Screening Night
If you were unable to secure tickets, you're in luck. Originally billed as a one-night only screening, you'll now have two days to see a screening of Batman: The Killing Joke at your local theater. - MarkJulian
The Caped Crusader Promises To Take Over Comic-Con In New THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE Promo The Caped Crusader Promises To Take Over Comic-Con In New THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE Promo
There are lots of big superhero movies coming in 2017, but don't forget that Batman is also getting a solo outing...in LEGO form! Hit the jump to check out the fun promo for his upcoming Comic-Con appearance... - JoshWilding
There are only six Batmobiles in the history of film. We can thank these CCS alumni for two of them. There are only six Batmobiles in the history of film. We can thank these CCS alumni for two of them.
There are only six ‪Batmobiles‬ in the history of film. We can thank CCS alumni for two of them: CCS Chair of Entertainment Arts and Hollywood concept artist Tim Flattery, Batman Forever, and conceptual vehicle designer Ed Natividad, Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. Check out our latest video and learn more about what goes into the design of one of the most iconic vehicles in movie history. - kebs4s3
VIDEO GAMES: Watch The Incredible First Trailer For BATMAN - THE TELLTALE SERIES VIDEO GAMES: Watch The Incredible First Trailer For BATMAN - THE TELLTALE SERIES
It's been a long time coming, but the first trailer for Batman's highly anticipated episodic series from Telltale is finally here, and it looks like it could be every bit as good as the Arkham games. - JoshWilding