BatmanGotham City not the safest of places to live but that is about to change with the emergence of a new super hero who intends to inspire fear into the hearts of the evil and hope into the hearts of the honest citizens of that city! Who is Batman? Batman ReturnsGotham City faces two monstrous criminal menaces: the bizarre sinister Penguin (Danny De Vito) and the slinky mysterious Catwoman (Michelle Pfeiffer). Can Batman (Michael Keaton) battle two formidable foes at once? Especially when one wants to be mayor and the other is romantically attracted to Gotham's hero? Like the Academy Award. winning 1989 original Batman returns is directed by movie-making wizard Tim Burton. And like the first blockbuster it's a dazzling adventure that leaves you breathless. Batman ForeverRiddle me this riddle me that you'll find adventure on the wings of a bat! Brace for excitement as Val Kilmer (Batman) Tommy Lee Jones (Two-Face) Jim Carrey (the Riddler) Nicole Kidman (Dr. Chase Meridian) and Chris O'Donnell (Robin) star in the third spectacular film in the Warner Bros. Batman Series. Joel Schumacher (The Client) directs and Tim Burton co-produces this thrill-ride of a movie that thunders along on Batmobile Batwing Batboat Batsub and bold heroics. Hang on! Batman and RobinChills and thrills: will Gotham City be put on ice? George Clooney is Batman as the dark night battles his greatest threat yet Cold hearted Mr Freeze (Arnold Schwarzenegger) and venomous Poison Ivy (Uma Thurman). Batman has more than Gotham City to protect: the youthful eagerness of crime fighting comrades Robin (Chris O’Donnell) and Batgirl (Alicia Silverstone) puts them frequently in harm’s way. New very special effects include a wild sky-surfing sequence and freeze’s outrageous ice-blasting arsenal. Its state of the art effects are not to be missed.
This review is for the 4-disc Blu-Ray set.It was great to see the original Batman movies cleaned up in the Blu-Ray format. Like many people I was a fan of the first two Tim Burton & Michael Keaton movies (Batman, Batman Returns). You can't beat the price though to include the later 2 Joel Schumacher films as well.Tons of in-depth special features are included for each movie. It appears that all of the DVD special features are included on the Blu-ray set. There ar..
I bought this at Costco today -- this is as cheap as Warner can get, four BDs in a case designed for 2 with double-height spindles. So it LOOKS like you're getting 2 Blu-ray discs, but there are four.That's it. Four discs. In a 2-disc case. Why, Warner, why??As far as BATMAN and BATMAN RETURNS, all the extras from the two-disc Special Editions are here. Unfortunately, Warner couldn't care less about the quality of the transfers. Sure you can see more detail in these BD release..
Batman has developed a lengthy lineage in the cinematic world. From the grotesqueries of Tim Burton's mind to the performance-geated Schumacher productions, they're a diverse class of entities as unique as the times that they take place in. Now, in the reign of Christopher Nolan's masterful Batman pictures, do they hold up? Two do, two don't. It all boils down to this: Batman and Batman Returns are two very artful, thematically rich and gripping renditions of the D..