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The Dark Knight Was the Best & Worst Thing to Happen to Superhero Movies

As we celebrate the 10-year anniversary of The Dark Knight, the second film in Christopher Nolan's Batman movie trilogy, this is as good a time as any to talk about how, despite its cinematic brilliance, this was a movie that really turned the film image of the Batman into an unfunny, stuffy mess.

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Things We Saw Today: This Batman College Course Has us Wishing We Were Back in School

We're majoring in Batman with a minor in Robbinacal Studies.

Holy trapper keeper, Batman! This fall, the University of Baltimore will be offering a class called “The Evolution of Batman”. Where were these classes when we were in college?

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An Interoffice Memo from Arkham Asylum

Attention new hires!

Hello, and welcome to your official Arkham Asylum employee orientation! We're delighted to have you join the AA team as a new guard in training. Due to the extremely high rate of employee turnover, we've decided to implement some additional rules and security measures to ensure the safety of our employees and our wards.

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The Sweetest Moment in Batman #50 Wasn’t Between Bruce and Selena

Romantic love wasn't the only thing on display in Batman #50.

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All The Single Kitties: Here’s Why Catwoman Should Not Marry Batman

Selina, you can do better, girl.

As the big superhero wedding approaches, we've got some thoughts on this marriage, namely that it shouldn't happen. Gotham's star-crossed lovers have chemistry, sure, but there are still some red flags standing in the way of this union. Let's discuss:

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A Video Reminder That Superman’s Powers Are Out of Control

In this video, Studio C imagines what the original pitch for Superman's current stable of powers might sound like - and it would sound, quite frankly, ludicrous.

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Things We Saw Today: Dorkly Gives a Fascinating Look at How Censorship Crafted Batman: The Animated Series

Author Tristan Cooper crafts an engaging piece about how censorship influenced the things that Batman: The Animated Series was able to do and how the restraints put on them by the industry led to some creative ways around that good ol' cartoon violence.

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We Need Michael Keaton in Batman Beyond—If They Go There

Nerdist suggested that Michael Keaton should reprise his role as the Caped Crusader if there is ever a "Batman Beyond" film and all I have to say is an emphatic hell yes!

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Batman Returns: The Christmas Movie We Deserve

In which a savior is born and dies for our sins

Batman Returns is my favorite Batman movie (I didn't say best, I said favorite, so leave your The Dark Knight comments outside before I call Krampus). In addition to it having a very enjoyable balance between dark character drama and campy fun, it is also a delightful Christmas movie. Not only does it take place during the pagan-turned-Christian holiday, it features the birth of a savior.

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Netflix January 2018: Goodbye Mean Girls, Addams Family; Hello Batman, Bring It On, & More

Stop trying to make January happen.

What will keep you occupied in January as you hide under the covers and wait for the freezing cold weather to end (unless you're one of those lucky people who lives where that doesn't happen)? Here's the full list of what Netflix will have on order to kick off 2018, but beware: This month is also your last chance to watch some classic favorites.

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A GIF-Based Consideration of Jon Hamm as Batman

Mad Men actor Jon Hamm is reportedly "gunning" for the role of Batman in Matt Reeves' The Batman. And while there are many factors to consider in casting, the GIF is the most important.

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The Only Superhero I Care About Now Is Batman Ninja

This anime adaptation puts the DC characters into a mix of feudal Japan and Gotham where Batman can travel by both flying Batmobile and dramatic horse-drawn carriage.

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Justice League Underperformed at the Box Office. So What Comes Next?

Despite making 95 million at the box office, this was a disappointing weekend number for Warner Bros. with estimates earlier projecting the film to make in the $110 million range this weekend. The movie's budget is said to be around 300 million. Next stop: Aquaman.

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Jake Gyllenhaal Being Eyed to Replace Ben Affleck as Batman

The Justice League rumor mill is churning once again and this time it has to do with rumors that Jake Gyllenhaal is being eyed to replace Ben Affleck as Batman, but that doesn't mean he has to be Bruce Wayne.

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Review: Justice League Is a Messy Ride Saved Only by an Electric Cast of Characters—Except Batman

2.5 out of 5 Stars.

Justice League was poorly written and had mediocre CGI, but was a lot of fun.

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Buy This Badass Thor: Ragnarok and Justice League Merch for a Very Good Cause

Ever wish you could treat yourself (and your family, and your friends) to some sweet superhero swag and make the world a better place at the same time? I hadn't known this was possible, but this idea is genius, and it comes courtesy of "philanthropic retailer" called BoxLunch.

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Ben Affleck Says There Is “Sexual Tension” Between Wonder Woman and Batman in Justice League and I Just Punched a Wall

Apparently, this is all Joss Whedon's fault.

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Henry Cavill Admits What We All Already Knew—The DCEU Has Screwed Up

With the critical and commercial success of Wonder Woman and an upcoming Justice League on track to have a very large opening, this is the time for the DCEU redemption song to play.

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Everybody Wants to Be Wonder Woman for Halloween!

Wonder Woman and Harley Quinn are the most Googled Halloween costumes of 2017.

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What Do You Think of This New Justice League Poster?

A new Justice League poster is born and I have Many Thoughts.

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