Batman has been a huge TV success since 1943 when the original series was released with another series (Batman and Robin) as well as a number of batman films.

The initial series distributors was Columbia Pictures and the role of Batman was give to Lewis Wilson on the first series and Robert Lowery on the Batman and Robin series.

The Batman Movies and Series

The first Batman movie was released in 1966 from 20th Century Fox and the actor that played batman was Adam West. Since then Adam West associated his name with Batman for most people.

In 1989 Warner Bros took got the Batman “film rights” and has since released 10 movies with the superhero. Some of the actors that played the main character since are Michael Keaton, George Clooney, Christian Balem Van Kilmer and Ben Affleck!

The youtube video below is a nice overview of all the batmans from 1943 to today!

Batman Series and Movies List

Film U.S. release date “Batman” Distributor(s)
Batman (series) July 16, 1943 Lewis Wilson Columbia Pictures
Batman and Robin (series) June 26, 1949 Robert Lowery
Batman: The Movie July 30, 1966 Adam West 20th Century Fox
Batman June 23, 1989 Michael Keaton Warner Bros.
Batman Returns June 19, 1992
Batman:Mask of the Phantasm December 17, 1993 Kevin Conroy
Batman Forever June 16, 1995 Val Kilmer
Batman & Robin June 20, 1997 George Clooney
Batman Begins June 25, 2005 Christian Bale
The Dark Knight July 18, 2008
The Dark Knight Rises July 20, 2012
Batman v Superman:Dawn of Justice March 25, 2016 Ben Affleck
The Lego Batman Movie February 10, 2017 Will Arnett
Untitled Batman Film 2018 Ben Affleck

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