The Aisle Seat: “The Batman” Begin Again

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A Bart Simpson cover version of the old Batman TV theme was chattering about my head the other day as I entered a local theatre for the latest film installment in the venerable comic book saga. I kept my expectations low for this one. I’d say they were met.

With super-hero movies, plot has about as much importance as the napkin it was scrawled on. It usually takes a back seat to action and…

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Thomas Burchfield

Thomas Burchfield

Essayist, film critic, humorist, and novelist. The author of 1920s noir gangster novel , BUTCHERTOWN, available at Amazon and other booksellers.