Tim Burton’s Batman 25 Year Anniversary

Can’t believe its been 25 years since Batman came out, I can remember going to see it with my parents back in 1989. I also remember leaving feeling disappointed simply because I, at the time, preferred the campier 1960’s version that channel 11 (in NY) had the reruns playing. Little did I realize then that I would grow to love the movie and most of its sequels and especially the reboot. But I definitely love the character of Batman, I probably own more things of Batman now then I did as a child, like this shirt I got a few weeks ago:

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Anyway,  today is a big day in movie history, not only was it the 25 year anniversary of Batman, but there were a lot of movies that seem to have come out 25-30 years ago. Ghostbusters and Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom both came out yesterday 30 years ago (I’m pretty sure that it was a Friday people, so don’t get all up in arms that today is in fact a Monday), among some other movies.

Anyway, a bunch of websites posted this 20 minute video about Tim Burton’s 1989 Batman movie, it was made to show distributors and toy companies that Batman “would not suck” because regardless of the fact that it seems as if it would be a no brainer now, people still had a bad taste in their mouths about the 1960’s campy Batman series.

Check it out:

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Marcos Cosme has had a love for writing and film since he was little. By combing those two passions, he started studying film early on in Middle School and High School writing screenplays and working in his High School television production studio. When it came time for college he decided to pursue a bachelors in Electronic Film making from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Marcos continues to be an avid watcher of movies and scripted television series, although he does, on occasion, watch some reality shows. He has watched hundreds of movies during the course of his life and has worked in various roles on small independent film projects, including writing, producing and directing. In his spare time Marcos loves to write screenplays, read books, contribute articles, blogs and reviews on various topics including (but obviously not limited to) movies, television, books, and wrestling; just to name a few. He is a Rabbit aficionado (he has a dwarf rabbit named Peanut-who is the logo of Cos' Blog) and is a Golden Retriever connoisseur (he has two Goldens named Cassie and Chloe). He also love to spend time with his wife and as of July of 2015 they welcomed their first child, Miles, who can occasionally be seen on the blog.

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