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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8 Most Likely Villains Deathstroke Could Be Working For In JUSTICE LEAGUE And THE BATMAN 8 Most Likely Villains Deathstroke Could Be Working For In JUSTICE LEAGUE And THE BATMAN
We know that Joe Manganiello will be making his presence felt in The Batman and possibly Justice League, but who could be responsible for hiring Slade Wilson? Here are the most likely candidates... - JoshWilding
New Promotional Stills From GOTHAM Season 3 Episode 3: Look Into My Eyes New Promotional Stills From GOTHAM Season 3 Episode 3: "Look Into My Eyes"
Gotham is gearing up to get even crazier next week with the introduction of the Mad Hatter, doppelgänger trouble for Bruce Wayne, and of course, the Penguin trying to make Gotham great again. - KingPatel
Actors who have played multiple Batman Characters Actors who have played multiple Batman Characters
This video looks back at all the animated movies and the cartoon series, even some of the Live action incarnations of Batman and looks at certain actors who have played two or more Batman characters. - icecooljr
Christian Bale's BATMAN Suit From THE DARK KNIGHT Sells For $250K Christian Bale's BATMAN Suit From THE DARK KNIGHT Sells For $250K
UK.-based The Prop Store recently sold over 500 memorabilia items from some of your favorite genre films including Christian Bale's Batsuit from The Dark Knight trilogy ($250k) and the Batpod ($400k). - MarkJulian
DC and MARVEL SUPERHEROES in Watercolor Paintings! DC and MARVEL SUPERHEROES in Watercolor Paintings!
We’ve all seen different renderings of superheroes. After all, the comic book world is full of talented artists. From pencilers to inkers and colorists, each illustrator has his own style. But there are more artists that haven’t been discovered yet, one of which is Blule. - KiLLeR939210
Making Affleck's Ultimate Batman Solo Making Affleck's Ultimate Batman Solo
There is much hype surrounding the upcoming solo film for Ben Affleck's Batman. With numerous rumors circulating, all lines point to this being the "ultimate" Batman film, but a lot of work still needs to be done to fully endear "Battfleck" to many fans left disappointed by the DCEU's offering so far. Here, I have constructed a recipe of sorts for an epic Batman solo to fully set out the grand scope of a fully realized "Bat-World" - CaptainWagner
Joe Manganiello Begins His DEATHSTROKE Research For Ben Affleck's Solo BATMAN Movie Joe Manganiello Begins His DEATHSTROKE Research For Ben Affleck's Solo BATMAN Movie
It was recently confirmed that Joe Manganiello would be playing Slade Wilson in the new Batman movie, and the actor has shared an image of the comics (among other things) he's researching for the role. - RorMachine
Say Hello To The Mad Hatter In The Promo For GOTHAM Season 3 Episode 3: Look Into My Eyes Say Hello To The Mad Hatter In The Promo For GOTHAM Season 3 Episode 3: "Look Into My Eyes"
Tonight we met the new-and-improved Poison Ivy (Maggie Geha), and next week, Gotham is all-set to introduce another classic Batman foe, the Mad Hatter! Come take a look at the new promo now! - KingPatel
Time Warner CEO Says Ben Affleck's BATMAN Solo Film Is A Year And A Half Away Time Warner CEO Says Ben Affleck's BATMAN Solo Film Is A Year And A Half Away
Ben Affleck's untitled Batman solo film has been shrouded in mystery up until now, but it seems we might just have our first indication of when we could see the film in theatres! Read on for more... - MattBellissimo
Stephen King's It remake wraps filming Stephen King's It remake wraps filming
Stephen King's It has finished filming and both the director and producer have released some official images on Twitter. - noahthegreatest
New GOTHAM Season 3 Featurette Spotlights Maggie Geha's Reborn Ivy Pepper/Poison Ivy New GOTHAM Season 3 Featurette Spotlights Maggie Geha's "Reborn" Ivy Pepper/Poison Ivy
Maggie Geha will make her debut as the aged-up Ivy Pepper on next week's episode of Gotham, and this new featurette delves into the character's mindset after undergoing the transformation. Check it out... - RorMachine
How they should have approached the Gotham TV show How they should have approached the Gotham TV show
I finally got around to watching the two seasons of Gotham and I have to see that it's a pretty decent show, but it is certainly not perfect. In this video, I look at ways the show could have been a lot better. - icecooljr
8 Great Comic Book Characters Who Were Completely Wasted In DC Comics Movies 8 Great Comic Book Characters Who Were Completely Wasted In DC Comics Movies
WB has a spotty track record when it comes to their DC Comics adaptations, so them dropping the ball on some fan-favourite characters probably won't surprise you. Those highlighted here might though. - JoshWilding
Batman returns v. Batman v Superman: dawn of justice: dawn of similarities Batman returns v. Batman v Superman: dawn of justice: dawn of similarities
Noahthegreatest talks about the similarities between the batman returns and batman v superman similarities. - noahthegreatest
GOTHAM Executive Producer Explains The Real Reason Why Maggie Geha's POISON IVY Was Aged GOTHAM Executive Producer Explains The Real Reason Why Maggie Geha's POISON IVY Was Aged
The future Poison Ivy undergoes a radical change in Gotham's third season, and executive producer Ken Woodruff has provided more insight as to why they decided to supernaturally age the character... - MattBellissimo