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  • Unjustly Maligned cover art
    Unjustly MalignedJanuary 9, 2017"Batman Returns"
    69 "Batman Returns" with Michael Molcher

    After making Batman palatable to the mainstream again with the first movie, Tim Burton’s sequel “Batman Returns” went all-in with his signature fairytale gothic style. Michael Molcher joins Antony to explain why it totally works, and disses the Nolan Batverse along the way. Happy new year!

  • The Incomparable Mothership cover art
    The Incomparable MothershipJanuary 7, 2017Tim Burton Batman movies
    334 Three Pillars of Batman

    We begin an ongoing series of looks at the Batman film series with the first two modern entrants, Tim Burton’s “Batman” and “Batman Returns.” Tony educates us on the most important traits of Batman. We recall the marketing campaign that put the bat logo on everything. We spend a lot of time breaking down the first film, and…. yeah… “Batman Returns” is also a movie that exists.