Batman (1966–1968)

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The Caped Crusader battles evil in a bombastic 1960's parody of the comic book hero's exploits.

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Nominated for 3 Primetime Emmys. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »
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 Batman / ... (120 episodes, 1966-1968)
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 Dick Grayson / ... (120 episodes, 1966-1968)
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 Alfred / ... (120 episodes, 1966-1968)
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 Commissioner Gordon (120 episodes, 1966-1968)
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 Chief O'Hara (120 episodes, 1966-1968)
Madge Blake ...
 Aunt Harriet Cooper / ... (96 episodes, 1966-1967)
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Storyline

Wealthy entrepreneur Bruce Wayne and his ward Dick Grayson lead a double life: they are actually the crime-fighting duo Batman and Robin. A secret Batpole in the Wayne mansion leads to the Batcave, where Police Commissioner Gordon summons the Bat-duo on the Batphone with the latest emergency threatening Gotham City. Racing to the scene of the crime in the jet-powered Batmobile, Batman and Robin must (with the help of their trusty Bat-utility-belts) thwart the efforts of a rogues gallery of flamboyant arch-villains, including The Riddler, The Joker, Catwoman, and The Penguin. Written by Murray Chapman <muzzle@cs.uq.oz.au>

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12 January 1966 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Batman - Lepakkomies  »

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(120 episodes)

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(RCA Sound Recording)

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

When the series premiered, Alfred had been "killed off" a few years earlier in the comic book series. However, when the producers announced that they intended to make Alfred a regular character, he was brought back to life in the comic book as well. See more »

Goofs

In episode 7, Alfred refers to Robin as Mr. Ward, and not Mr. Grayson. See more »

Quotes

Alfred Pennyworth: [answering the Bat-phone] I shall solicit his presence.
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Crazy Credits

The actor who played the villain would always be credited as the "Special Guest Villain" See more »

Connections

Referenced in The Green Hornet: The Secret of the Sally Bell (1966) See more »

Soundtracks

Batgirl Theme
Music by Billy May
Lyrics by Willy Mack
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User Reviews

WANTED: VIDEO OF BATMAN SERIES
19 February 2003 | by (Bakersfield, California USA) – See all my reviews

It comes on everyday at 4 AM on TV Land. But they cut out too much footage just to make time for commercials. It isn't as fun watching it with parts cut out as it would be to watch Batman in it's full entirety. So I ask all my fellow Bat-Fans, why don't we make a unanimous quest for all 120 episodes of Batman to be released on video?!!!


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