I make no apologies for my unbridled adoration of the 1966 “Batman” series starring Adam West as the lovable (albeit laughable) Caped Crusader. Give me the fun, silly, bumbling antics of “Fatman and Boy Blunder” over the dark, angsty, depressing storm cloud that plagues all other incarnations of this unlikely comic book hero.
Last November saw the long awaited release of the ’66 Batman series on DVD and Blu-ray. One thing I really like about the show is that it was always about Batman and Robin together. Fighting crime, righting wrongs, spouting clever alliterations and exclamations and … well, never mind. The fact is, my own partner in crime (or crime-fighting if the situation suits us) Paul is here today, and THIS dynamic duo of The Seeker of Truth and Mr. Twilight Zone are going to BIFF! BANG! POW! our way into Rod Serling’s Fifth Dimension. Continue reading