Nolan’s Batman: Revisionist history?

Now I’m sure Batman fans everywhere are loving the turn the franchise has made, especially its latest rendition, “The Dark Knight.” But deep down, they’re utterly troubled.

“This flies in the face of the first the five Batman movies since 1989!” they think to themselves. “This is revisionist history!”

*Disclaimer* That’s completely untrue. No one is troubled in the least; they’re all glad to see those movies relegated to irrelevance.*

But to those confused, disheartened fans, I say: Take heart.

This is not revisionist history at all. I’m here to offer you a way to view the old movies that allows you to still appreciate their place in the Batman legend without worrying about a conflict between the new movies and the old.


Published in: on July 22, 2008 at 3:40 am  Comments (2)  
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