This time on The Pick, we take a break from Oscar talk to focus on that damn caped crusader who’s back in theaters again. After sharing some thoughts on The Batman, we delve into a deeper conversation about 1997’s Batman & Robin, a movie notorious for sinking the run of blockbusters that started with Tim Burton’s Batman. However, it’s a movie we have a soft spot for since it has been unfairly maligned over the years, as its decidedly campy take on the franchise now feels like a breath of icy fresh air compared to the unrelenting darkness of recent Batman. And come on, who can resist an unbelievably corny ice pun?
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