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Old 10-26-2013, 06:18 AM   #185
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Default Re: The Official Batman (1989) Thread - Part 4

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Originally Posted by regwec View Post
I agree with that. B89 is a kind of cultural artifact. Calling it "dated" rather misses the point, in my opinion.
Every choice made in this and Returns in terms of design prevents it from being dated. The design is not timeless it's "out of time". The suits are from the 40's. The cars from the 80's. The music runs the gamut from the classical (the score) to standards (Beautiful Dreamer) to modern (prince).

Watching it again the other night I realized how good it was and how well it stands up still.

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