• AirDave817 wrote a review of Don't Change That Bat-Channel.
    The Bat-Business!

    Originally, The Batman Adventures was going to be a three-issue mini-series. It was expanded to six-issues. Ultimately, it became an ongoing monthly. As good as the stories were by Kelley Puckett and ...

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  • AirDave817 posted a message in the forum topic Question of the Week VOTING: Marvel Studios Movie You Want to See the Most on the Gen. Discussion board.

    It's a toss up between Black Panther and Black Widow. ScarJo's Widow has been the really cool breakout character from Iron Man 2 through Avengers - I haven't seen The Winter Soldier yet. I'd like to s...

  • AirDave817 posted a message in the forum topic Battle of the Week VOTING: Deathstroke vs. Taskmaster on the Battles board.

    Taskmaster's basic power is that he can copy or mimic moves. So, it could be a stalemate up to a point. Until Deathstroke beats Taskmaster by moving quicker. Slade Wilson is an chemically-enhanced sup...

  • AirDave817 wrote a review of .
    Diamonds Are Forever

    If there were a scale to rate the villains from the live action Batman '66 series, it might look like an outdoor thermometer. There would be the "Fab Four" at the top: The Riddler, Catwoman, The Pengu...

  • AirDave817 posted a message in the forum topic Batman: The Complete Television Series Release Date Announced on the Batman board.

    Well, it's about time!

  • AirDave817 wrote a review of The Joker's Big Show.
    Arkham Idol '66!

    #This is it! A full-issue length story!"The Joker's Big Show" finds Dr. Quinn gathering Bruce Wayne, Dick Grayson, Chief O'Hara, Commissioner Gordon and his daughter Barbara to Arkham Institute's Pati...

  • AirDave817 wrote a review of .
    Summer In The City

    While actress Anne Baxter played two very distinctly different characters on the Batman television series - the ambitious Zelda the Great in Season One and the Russian Olga, Queen of the Cossacks in S...

  • AirDave817 posted a message in the forum topic Battle of the Week VOTING: Deathstroke vs. Boba Fett on the Battles board.

    I haven't seen Boba Fett outside of his movie appearances. Is he more than a guy with a gun and a jetpack? I don't see him as much of a soldier, like Slade Wilson. I think Slade could probably take hi...

  • AirDave817 wrote a review of Zelda's Great Escape; The Butler Did It!.
    "Holy Doppleganger!"

    It's pretty typical for an actor or actress to play a dual role. Ask any actor, and the answer is usually that there is more fun and depth in playing a rogue than in playing a hero. Heroes do the righ...

  • AirDave817 wrote a review of King Tut Barges In.
    "...Born In Arizona, Moved To Babylonia..."

    Holy golden idols!In 1977 the Field Museum of Natural History in Chicago hosted an exhibit on the Egyptian King Tutankhamun. The history, as well as the curse, of King Tut became evident. Pop culture ...

  • AirDave817 wrote a review of The Conqueror Bookwork.
    "Never Judge A Bookworm By His Cover"

    For three-quarters of a century the greatest Batman stories have not been about The Dark Knight. The greatest Batman stories of the last seventy-five years have been about his twisted and tragic rogue...

  • AirDave817 posted a message in the forum topic Throne of Atlantis Animated Movie Confirmed on the Aquaman board.

    Nice! I enjoyed Johns' run on Aquaman and Throne of Atlantis was pretty cool. I liked that Aquaman was not a joke anymore. This is the guy that stopped the Crime Syndicate in the Earth-2 graphic novel...

  • AirDave817 posted a message in the forum topic Favorite Animated Movies RESULTS: Batman: Mask of the Phantasm vs. Batman: Under the Red Hood on the Batman board.

    I can see where the animation on Red Hood surpasses Mask of the Phantasm. The animation on Public Enemies is improved over World's Finest. I still prefer Phantasm. I don't care for Jason Todd or his r...

  • AirDave817 wrote a review of The Sandman Says Goodnight; The Tail of the Tiger Topaz.
    "...Perchance To Dream."

    The late Michael Rennie, star of the original "The Day The Earth Stood Still" appeared in a two-part, second season episode partnered with Julie Newmar's Catwoman opposite Adam West's Batman and Burt ...

  • AirDave817 posted a message in the forum topic Pre-order 'Beware the Batman: Dark Justice' Today on the Batman board.

    I wasn't sure about either The Batman or Batman: The Brave and the Bold, but they both grew on me. Probably B&B the most. When I saw the description for Beware the Batman, I said, "No." After canc...

  • AirDave817 posted a message in the forum topic Comic Vine Question of the Week RESULTS: Why Do You Love 1989's Batman Movie? on the Batman board.

    Tim Burton's 1989 Batman has it's "flaws", but casting Michael Keaton in the title role was not one of them. The only nits I could pick with the film is that his Bruce Wayne stumbled slightly into "wa...

  • AirDave817 wrote a review of The Hatter Takes the Crown; The Clock King Strikes.
    It's About...Time.

    It's shame that the '66 live action Batman television series peaked so quickly and caved in under the weight of it's own formula. Over the years a term has been coined, "simulacrum", to defined how s...

  • AirDave817 wrote a review of The Joker Sees Red; Scrambled Eggs.
    Eggsquisitely Delicious!

    It would be easy to assume from the Batman '66 series that all of The Bright Knight's rogues are equal. That The Riddler, is the greatest of the rogues since he was the first to make an appearance. Or...

  • AirDave817 posted
    Re-reading Batman '66. Jeff Parker really captures the sense and tone of the show. I kinda like the idea of a rotating penciller...