Batman & Robin is the silliest superhero blockbuster, but is it really the worst?

One of the first things we see in Batman & Robin, the movie that was supposed to be the big tentpole release for Warner Bros. in the summer of 1997, is Batman’s ass. It’s encased in black form-fitting rubber, and it completely fills the screen. This is part of an opening scene that plays out like a goth fetish-club…

The director of Batman & Robin would like to apologize for making a crap movie

Look, nobody ever said making a movie was easy. Actually, that’s not true; making a movie would be relatively simple. Making a good movie is a far different matter. And making a big blockbuster film, which involves hundreds—if not thousands—of people, all working in tandem in a massive network of interconnected…

What’s the worst movie you ever saw in the theater?

This week, in honor of the return of Mystery Science Theater 3000, we’re asking: What’s the worst movie you’ve ever seen while trapped in a theater?

Arnold Schwarzenegger thinks it would be cool to play another Batman villain

Now that he no longer has the burden of selecting The Celebrity Apprentice, Arnold Schwarzenegger’s schedule is pretty clear. The actor occasionally idles away time by trading tweets with the president, and assuring Terminator fans that the franchise isn’t dead yet. Schwarzenegger wouldn’t turn down a movie role…

Adele’s “Hello” is even more brilliant when it’s performed by the movies

Adele’s “Hello” from her smash hit album 25 has already been through quite a few permutations. First there was the Steve Aoki remix, and then there was her performance of the track with Jimmy Fallon and The Roots. And now there’s a new interpretation of the song, courtesy of a ton of film clips.

In honor of Batman Begins’ 10th anniversary, here are 5 Batman films that never were

Christopher Nolan’s landmark film Batman Begins, released on June 15, 2005, is celebrating its 10th birthday today. Batman Begins completely jettisoned the tone of Joel Schumacher’s irreverent, pun-laced Batman & Robin and created a Batman story that, despite the presence of exploding ninjas and microwave emitters,…

What movie prop would you love to own?

This one’s from reader Billy Dods:
Every movie fan is supposed to want to own Rosebud, the sled from Citizen Kane. However, if I could have one prop from a movie, it would be the Mentaculus from the Coen brothers’ A Serious Man, an object of mystery and wonder. If you could own one movie prop what would it be and why?