Twenty-five years ago today (June 23, 1989) Tim Burton’s Batman appeared on the silver screen and ushered in the age of superhero movies that could make money. Fans flocked to the theaters all summer long, kicking off a Batman craze that many could argue is still going on today.
The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker.
Do you remember seeing Batman in theaters when it originally released? What did you think? Does it still hold up today, or does it stumble? Use the comment section below to share your thoughts on Batman.