Re: The Official Batman (1989) Thread - Part 4
Originally Posted by Comics N' Toons
I'll go as far to say that with all the HYPE! and merchandising done, this IS STILL the biggest superhero/comic book movie EVER! It has yet to be beaten as far as impact is concerned. It immediately spawned: Flash the TV series, Darkman, Dick Tracy and others.
IMO this only has to do with the fact that it was the first batman movie.
"Guys, what would be your reaction if Alfred was Batgirl in this movie? You go watch the movie, everything cool, halfway through, Alfred becomes Batgirl."