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10 Reasons I Love "Batman"

Elizabeth Ann Thompson | Posted 11.18.2014 | Media
Elizabeth Ann Thompson

"Batman" aired on ABC from 1966 to 1968. There were 120 episodes. Finally "Batman: The Complete TV Series" has been released on DVD. Here's 10 reasons I Love "Batman."

Batman: The Complete TV Series: The Continuing Case for Camp

Zaki Hasan | Posted 11.11.2014 | Entertainment
Zaki Hasan

For many people of my vintage and older, our first conception of who Batman was came about almost exclusively from daily exposure to reruns of the series that aired on ABC, and made the term "camp" a part of our collective vernacular.

Working With the Best Batman of All, Adam West

Erik Sharkey | Posted 12.16.2014 | Entertainment
Erik Sharkey

Adam West walked the tightrope between comedy and playing a hero you could truly root for. He was able to say the most absurd things very earnestly, and then convince the audience that he was totally committed to every line of dialogue.

Classic 'Batman' Adam West Reveals His Favorite 'Batman' Successor

HuffPost Live | Chris Branch | Posted 10.09.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

While millennials may recognize Adam West's voice as Quahog's mayor in "Family Guy," the actor's true place in history is as Batman, the role he pione...

An Interview With Legendary Designer Chip Kidd on DC Comics and Batman

Bryan Young | Posted 09.21.2014 | Books
Bryan Young

You know his work even if you don't realize it. He designed the cover to Jurassic Park and Cormac McCarthy's The Road.

Exclusive Preview: Kevin Smith's Batman Meets The Green Hornet #4!

Bryan Young | Posted 08.31.2014 | Books
Bryan Young

It's been a treat to see the Adam West and Burt Ward versions of the Batman and Robin characters coming back to life in the pages of the comics, and now getting Van Williams and Bruce Lee's likeness into the act is making it twice as sweet.

Kevin Smith and Ralph Garman Talk Batman

Bryan Young | Posted 07.20.2014 | Books
Bryan Young

The Adam West version of Batman is one of the most iconic and oddly beloved versions of a character who is now known for his dark grittiness. Kevin Smith and Ralph Garman are bringing this version of the character back in comic book form, teaming him up with The Green Hornet to finish their business from the two-part crossover on the original TV show.

Adam West's Batman Message For Ben Affleck Is Hilarious

Posted 08.26.2013 | TV

Adam West has some very sound advice for Ben Affleck when he takes on the role of Batman: "Bring deodorant." Remember Ben, with the cape and cowl c...

DC Comics Launches Two Brand New Digital Publishing Imprints

Bryan Young | Posted 08.05.2013 | Books
Bryan Young

DC Comics announced today their new DC Digital initiative, called DC2 and DC2 Multiverse, two brand new methods of comic storytelling for the company.

WATCH: This Is Why Robin Sucks

Posted 09.10.2012 | Comedy

Holy juxtaposition, Batman! The character of Batman was created over 70 years ago, and the Caped Crusader has undergone plenty of style changes in ...

CW To Celebrate 'The Batmobile'

Posted 07.10.2012 | TV

"The Batmobile" is getting its due on The CW. The network will air a special half-hour program on the history and evolution of Batman's iconic vehicle...

David Lohr

What Does It Sound Like When A Vampire Sings? . . . And Other Comic Con Treasures

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 12.25.2011 | Weird News

Columbus, OH -- If you're dying to know what intergalactic badass Billy Dee Williams wants as his final meal, and if a guitar serenade from "Buffy The...

Jennifer Aniston Getting HUGE, All-Time Honor

Posted 08.22.2011 | Entertainment

In Hollywood, there are stars -- ephemeral and fleeting, dependent on each box office return for relevance -- and then there are stars with Stars. La...

Adam West Holds Batcave Garage Sale (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Adam West must be the most self-deprecating man in Hollywood. He voices "Mayor Adam West" on "Family Guy" who is kind of crazy, he mocked his career o...

Batman's garage sale...

Scott Mendelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Scott Mendelson

Batman Garage Sale with Adam West from Adam West This is awfully funny, but it'll be especially poignant for Batman: The Animated Series fans who reme...

Batman & Robin (1997): Why George Clooney is the Worst Batman

Erik Lundegaard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Erik Lundegaard

Joel Schumacher's Batman & Robin pulls off a neat trick: it turns Batman into a joke without being funny at all.

Batman (1989): Why Michael Keaton is the Best Bruce Wayne

Erik Lundegaard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Erik Lundegaard

I love the way Michael Keaton plays Bruce Wayne. We usually see him as a socialite, a playboy, and I suppose you could say he is here, too, but it's a loose, complex take on Wayne. Still, the plot keeps fraying.

Batman: The Movie (1966): Skewering our Cultural Pomposity

Erik Lundegaard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Erik Lundegaard

If Batman started out as a vigilante (in 1943), then became an establishment figure (in 1949), he has become, by 1966, the establishment figure.

Original Batman Talks Old School Action

The Moviefone Blog | Adam West (Subscribe to Adam West's Posts) | Posted 09.19.2011 | Entertainment

Once upon a time, a geeky little guy in a straw hat pulled his pony up beside an old shed on a hard-dirt wheat farm in Walla Walla, Washington....