The '60s Batman show returns with a new comic and the best SDCC…

It's a good time to be Adam West. The '60s Batman TV show is returning — kind of — in a new DC comic titled Batman '66, a digital-first comic based entirely on the classic, campy series. We've already mentioned how the cult-classic show will get an awesome and long-awaited action figure series, but hold onto your… » 3/25/13 9:35am 3/25/13 9:35am

Can Batman Save The Watchmen Movie?

The wrangling » 9/24/08 8:40am 9/24/08 8:40am over the legal rights to just gets more and more complicated, as Fox presses its arcane claim to the movie rights to Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' postmodern superhero graphic novel. The latest theory about the case: it's all about Batman, really. Rich Johnson with Lying In The Gutters cites sources who…

Britney Spears Battles Batman's Gay Robots

Adam "Batman" West is a record exec who creates evil robot popstars, in Sexina Popstar, P.I., a super-cheesy new comedy. The only one who can stop him is Sexina, a Britney Spears clone who fights crime by night. I saw Sexina at IndieFest here in San Francisco on Saturday night, and it struck me as a PG-rated live-action… » 2/19/08 11:40am 2/19/08 11:40am