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So then later, Robin slipped the waiter his thousand bucks, and he and Alfred disposed of the corpse and ran off to Mexico.
I'm confused. Why was this show so bad? Who let it happen? Did the producers have some hatred of the entire concept of Batman?
Have you read any of the Silver Age Batman stories?
what the hell are you talking about? "Batman" is one of the funniest shows to ever air on television. The makers were quite aware of how ridiculous it all was.
Actually, the plots for every episode came straight from the comic book.
1. They only had batman stories from before 1966 to work with. Batman wasn't dark and scary then.
2. This is one of the greatest television shows ever made.
"you interest me. strangely." hot damn, i'll say
And then the villain ties him up over an unecessarily long expose on his plans for world domination while an insufficient number of henchmen are posted to guard him. Also no one will look under his cowl.
I like how right after batman breaks into the batusi they cut to Robin the exhibitionist jerking off in the batmobile.
The only thing this one's missing is a fight on top of a giant typewriter.
No CGI dance moves or stunt doubles here. Pure. West.
"I accept your invitation."
Also: One Large Orange Juice= The Batman Special.
The sharp little intake of breath upon chugging the orange juice makes it
This is from Hi Diddle Riddle, Adam West's favorite episode and the first of the series.