Batman

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Unmasked: the Penguin saves world from Covid in Danny DeVito’s Batman story
The actor, who played him in Batman Returns, has written a storyline for an 80th anniversary edition of the DC comic which sees him vaccinate the planet

Alison Flood

01, Dec, 2021 @10:46 AM

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Park Row, London W1: ‘It reminds me of a failed Christmas grotto’ – restaurant review
‘Even a hedge fund manager in an advanced state of refreshment would spot this as a massive, cynical waste of money’

Grace Dent

05, Nov, 2021 @12:00 PM

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Batman & Robin: time to revisit Joel Schumacher’s maligned, silly and endlessly quotable film
The widely detested 1997 adaptation and its various bizarre spin-offs are worth a reappraisal in this era in which nothing makes sense

Nick Buckley

17, Aug, 2021 @5:30 PM

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Curse of the Batsuit: why Val Kilmer found it hard to measure up
Kilmer has told of the alienation he felt on the set of Batman Forever as Michael Keaton discusses his imminent return to the role in The Flash

Ben Child

13, Aug, 2021 @9:55 AM

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Batman’s sidekick, Robin, comes out as LGBTQ in new comic
DC’s latest issue of Batman: Urban Legends shows the superhero’s companion accepting a date invitation from another male character

Sian Cain

11, Aug, 2021 @10:50 AM

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Marvel and DC face backlash over pay: ‘They sent a thank you note and $5,000 – the movie made $1bn’
As the comics giants make billions from their storylines and characters, writers and artists are speaking out about their struggles for fair payment

Sam Thielman

09, Aug, 2021 @2:32 PM

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¡Kapow! Batman takes holiday in Benidorm in DC Comics anthology
Caped Crusader battles villains across the globe in Batman: the World – but he’s in Spain to relax

Sam Jones in Madrid

28, May, 2021 @4:00 AM

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Can anyone solve the puzzle of Paul Dano’s Riddler in The Batman?
Leaked artwork has sparked a flurry of speculation over how exactly the supervillain will be portrayed in Matt Reeves’ forthcoming movie

Ben Child

21, May, 2021 @4:12 PM

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I love superhero movies. But can I sit through a four-hour-long director's cut? | Romesh Ranganathan
Fans can finally watch Zack Snyder’s original vision for the Justice League – but can I really spend all afternoon in front of the TV?

Romesh Ranganathan

16, Apr, 2021 @1:00 PM

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New Gods and dead heroes: why Snyder's DC plans are temptingly off the wall
A dead Batman, Superman takes over the Justice League and Wonder Woman battles Darkseid … Zack Snyder has revealed his vision for a five-movie plan. Pity it’ll probably never happen

Ben Child

26, Mar, 2021 @11:17 AM

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Like the Joker, my lockdown face has got me laughing at myself in the mirror | Coco Khan
The last time I felt like this was when I got glasses in my teens: hello, unibrow and moustache

Coco Khan

22, Jan, 2021 @2:00 PM

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Hear me out: why Batman v Superman isn't a bad movie
The latest in our series of writers standing up for derided films is in praise of Zack Snyder’s gloomy superhero match-up

Nicholas Barber

22, Jan, 2021 @7:36 AM

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