Posts Tagged ‘Batman’

Review: “Batman ’66” Blu-ray Limited Edition – The Bright Knight Returns

by Ed Liuon November 25, 2014
Like many of its fans, I seem to have gone through three distinct phases with the 1966 Batman TV series. As a kid, I loved it unironically, since I had no idea what “camp” meant and had precious little basis for live-action superhero comparison. As a teenager, discovering Frank Miller’s The Dark Knight Returns and […]

Adam West

Adam West on Not Being Adam West

by Ed Liuon November 19, 2014
For most comic book superhero fans, Adam West is an actor who needs no introduction. The native of Walla Walla, WA, moved to Hollywood in 1959, appearing on stage and screens large and small, with a number of roles in Westerns and police procedurals and a guest spot on The Outer Limits. His career changed […]


NYCC 2014: Animator Tom Cook On His Career and the Era of Saturday Morning Cartoons

by Todd DuBoison October 21, 2014
Challenge of the Superfriends, Thundarr the Barbarian, He-Man and the Masters of the Universe, Bravestarr. Those are just some of the cartoons worked on by animator Tom Cook, whose animation career started in at Hanna-Barbera Studios in 1979 and stretched through the heyday of Saturday morning animation and beyond. At New York Comic Con Mr. […]

Fox Awards Gotham Full Season Plate

by Alex Beanon October 13, 2014
In yet another unsurprising development, after hammering away at marketing its Batman-themed “Gotham” drama series and then receiving the expected good results from its debut, Fox has officially granted “Gotham” a full 22-episode season. “Gotham” premiered last week and became the strongest autumn debut for the network so far this century. Source: Deadline Hollywood


Nicholas D’Agosto Will Be Two-Face In Gotham

by Alex Beanon October 3, 2014
Nicholas D’Agosto [“Masters of Sex”] will play the role of Two-Face [aka Harvey Dent] in the Batman-themed “Gotham” television drama series on Fox. Two-Face begins as assistant district attorney Harvey Dent – an ally of Batman’s fight against crime in Gotham City – but when mob boss Sal Maroni tosses acid at him, causing his […]

Holy Letter Openers, Batman!

by Alex Beanon September 30, 2014
The U.S. Postal Service has granted Batman his own limited edition “Forever” stamp collection that will debut next month at the New York Comic Con. The Batman-themed “Forever” stamp collection will debut at the New York Comic Con on October 9, 2014. Source: USA Today