What are the Tonal Limitations of Batman? (Batman and Robin 1997 Commentary)

In celebration to Batman’s return to the big screen and the discussion of The Batman‘s dark tone, Donovan introduces Harrison to the Joel Schumacher Hollywood blockbuster Batman and Robin. Known the globe over for being lame, is there anything more to this plastic production than met the eye in 1997? What does this speak of to the superhero films of today?

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Music Included: “The End is the Beginning is The End” by Smashing Pumpkins


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