Batman: The Movie (1966) Poster


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Batman (1966) (TV Series)

Followed by 

The Batman/Superman Hour (1968) (TV Series)
The New Adventures of Batman (1977) (TV Series)

Version of 

Batman (1943)
Batman (1966) (TV Series)
Batman (1989)
Batman: The Animated Series (1992) (TV Series)
The Batman (2004) (TV Series)
Batman Begins (2005)
Lego Batman: The Videogame (2008) (Video Game)

Edited into 

Batman: Walk the Straight and Narrow (1966) (TV Episode)
Features the scene of Batman and Robin entering the Batboat
Batman: The Catwoman Goeth (1966) (TV Episode)
Scene of Batman and Robin entering the Batboat is edited into the episode
Batman: The Penguin Declines (1967) (TV Episode)
Scenes of the Batcopter lifting off and flying are reused in this episode
Batman: The Duo Defy (1967) (TV Episode)
Footage of the Batcopter is reused in this episode
Batman: Catwoman's Dressed to Kill (1967) (TV Episode)
Features scene of Batman and Robin running the streets of Gotham from the 1966 movie
Batman: The Joker's Flying Saucer (1968) (TV Episode)
Scenes of the Batcopter lifting off and flying are reused in this episode


The Lone Ranger (1949) (TV Series)
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964) (TV Series)
The Seaview control room set was used as the Penguin's control room for his penguin submarine.

Referenced in 

Charade (1984) (Short)
Mystery Science Theater 3000: SST: Death Flight (1989) (TV Episode)
"TV's penguin"
Troll 2 (1990)
Joshua has a Robin figurine.
The Simpsons: Old Money (1991) (TV Episode)
A person dressed up as The Joker stands in line to ask for Grampa's money.
The Little Rascals (1994)
Waldo says, "Atomic batteries to power. Turbines to speed" during the go-cart race.
Jefftowne (1998)
One of Jeff's favorites shows
The Powerpuff Girls: Jewel of the Aisle/Super Zeroes (2000) (TV Episode)
Blossom's Freedom Gal outfit is based on both Batman and Wonderwoman
The Operative: No One Lives Forever (2000) (Video Game)
Scientists talking about risks of rehydrating dehydrated people with heavy water, as occurs in that movie
Beastie Boys: Video Anthology (2000) (Video)
Referenced in the song "Holy Snappers".
Saturday Night Live: Reese Witherspoon/Alicia Keys (2001) (TV Episode)
Photo of Adam West as Batman shown on Celebrity Jeopardy!
Saturday Night Live: Winona Ryder/Moby (2002) (TV Episode)
Picture of Adam West and Burt Ward as Batman and Robin shown on Weekend Update
High Chaparall: Bad People: Corey Feldman (2004) (TV Episode)
Corey shows a copy in his collection, signed by Adam West.
Two and a Half Men: A Lung Full of Alan (2005) (TV Episode)
Charlie: "To the bat cave, Alfred."
Sky High (2005)
name Grayson, entrance to Secret Sactum same as the one to the batcave, red phone
Stargate: Atlantis: Submersion (2007) (TV Episode)
McKay keeps calling Graydon 'Grayson' in reference to Dick Grayson, aka Robin.
Danny Phantom: Phantom Planet (2007) (TV Episode)
When Danny starts the jet before going into the ghost zone, he says "atomic batteries to power, turbines to speed."
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
Video case is shown.
HBO First Look: The Dark Knight (2008) (TV Episode)
mentioned once
The Big Bang Theory: The Bad Fish Paradigm (2008) (TV Episode)
Sheldon mentions his favorite Catwomen, including Lee Meriwether.
Lego Batman: The Videogame (2008) (Video Game)
The Penguin having his own submarine.
Connected (2008)
One of the three themed cell phone chargers offered by the service clerk.
A Matter of Loaf and Death (2008) (Short)
Gromit runs to various windows trying to find a safe place to dispose of a bomb - only to find at each one a pond of ducklings or a group of nuns walking down the street.... the same as Adam West as Batman 'some days you just can't get rid of a bomb'
Castle: Ghosts (2009) (TV Episode)
Castle refers to his poker buddies as his "Gotham City Crew".
Castle: Kill the Messenger (2009) (TV Episode)
The ME refers to Castle and Kate as a "dynamic duo".
Batman: The Brave and the Bold: Aquaman's Outrageous Adventure! (2010) (TV Episode)
The Penguin's Penguin-Submarine and the line, "Prepare to repel boarders!"
Castle: Boom! (2010) (TV Episode)
Kate jokes about the NYPD getting Batmobiles.
Warehouse 13: Mild Mannered (2010) (TV Episode)
Pete says to Micah, "Good work, Chum. To the Batmobile!"
Death and Cremation (2010)
In a crossword puzzle, the question is "Batman Villain" and Riddler is the answer.
Raising Hope: Happy Halloween (2010) (TV Episode)
At the Halloween party, dressed as Batman and Robin, Jimmy and Sabrina dance the Batusi.
Castle: Close Encounters of the Murderous Kind (2010) (TV Episode)
Castle refers to the Bat-phone.
Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Batman: TAS Episodes (2011) (TV Episode)
Audio clip: "some days you just can't get rid of a bomb."
The Simpsons: The Falcon and the D'Ohman (2011) (TV Episode)
One of the opponents Wayne faced during his training was the Penguin.
Warehouse 13: Emily Lake (2011) (TV Episode)
When Pete says to Myka "Old chum... (welcome to the Pete Cave)" he is doing an impression of Adam West's Batman from the 1966 series... using the phrase West made famous when often referring to Robin, the Boy Wonder.
The Simpsons: The Ten-Per-Cent Solution (2011) (TV Episode)
The Batmobile is shown at "The Museum of TV and Television."
Zero Escape Volume 2: Virtue's Last Reward (2012) (Video Game)
In the English release of the Vita version, there is a trophy called "Some Days You Just Can't Get Rid of a Bomb".
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Batman attempting to get rid of the bomb is a direct allusion to the original Batman film in 1966 when Batman cannot find a place to drop a bomb. In both movies, the spherical bomb goes off in the sea.
Demo Reel: The Dark Knight Begins Rising (2012) (TV Episode)
Rebecca mentions how all of Batman's villains in the film teamed up
The Cinema Snob: The Devil with Hitler (2012) (TV Episode)
"Some days you just can't get rid of a small explosive ball with a sparkling wick on it."
RuPaul's Drag Race: Lip Synch Extravaganza Eleganza (2013) (TV Episode)
Contestant Justin Andrew Honard says contestant Matthew Sanderson looked like the Joker during the mini challenge.
The Angry Video Game Nerd: Ikari Warriors (2013) (TV Episode)
Guitar Guy - "Somedays, you just can't get rid of a bomb"
LEGO Batman: The Movie - DC Super Heroes Unite (2013) (Video)
Nods to the Batman vs shark scene
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 28 August 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Theme song heard when returning from commercials; Mike Greenberg mentions title
The LEGO Movie Videogame (2014) (Video Game)
In one level, Batman says, "I forgot my Bat shark repellent." In "Batman: The Movie," he uses this shark repellent.
Toy Hunter: The Duke of Toys (2014) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Jordan, and a still image is shown.
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Birdemic: Shock & Terror (2014) (TV Episode)
"What else is a feature of this magical Mustang? Does it turn into the Batmobile, too?".
James & Mike Mondays: Anticipation (2014) (TV Episode)
Mike - "Some days you just can't get rid of a bomb".
Le Squatch: Master Criminal 2.0 (2014)
TV Series is spoofed
Lego Batman 3: Beyond Gotham (2014) (Video Game)
During the game's closing credits, Batman (Adam West) says that he'll need to bring his shark repellant Bat spray with him for a day at the beach.
Cool Cat Saves the Kids (2015)
Cool Cat is standing next to the Batmobile from the older movie at the Hollywood parade and mentions it
Nostalgia Critic: Can Hype Kill a Good Movie? (2015) (TV Episode)
poster is shown
The Cinema Snob: Bingo (2015) (TV Episode)
"Bingo better get rid of that bomb quick before I make a Batman: The Movie reference."
Blackcatloner: Frozen Dating Rants (2016) (TV Episode)
Movie is reviewed.

Featured in 

Monsieur Cinéma: Episode dated 2 October 1967 (1967) (TV Episode)
Clip shown
Bat Pussy (1973)
contains some Neal Hefti tracks used in the 1966 "Batman" TV series
Troldspejlet: Troldspejlet Special: Batman (1989) (TV Episode)
Jakob Stegelmann mentions the film + clip shown
Rapid Fire (1992)
The movie is playing on a TV and Batman's line "it's a low neighborhood", is heard right before Brandon Lee's character, Jake is attacked.
Homo Promo (1993)
E! True Hollywood Story: Adam West: Batman Unmasked (1999) (TV Episode)
Scenes are shown.
Batman Featurette (2001) (Video)
This featurette shows extensive footage from the 1966 Batman movie.
The Batmobile Revealed (2001) (Video)
This featurette shows extensive footage from the 1966 Batman movie.
Return to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt (2003) (TV Movie)
Clips projected on wall in the Highway to Arizona bar and shown at the Vista theater
Biography: Batman: Holy Batmania! (2003) (TV Episode)
Various clips
Comic Book Superheroes Unmasked (2003) (TV Movie)
The movie 'Batman (1966/I)' is featured in this documentary.
The Many Faces of Catwoman (2005) (Video)
clips shown
Ben 10: Lucky Girl (2006) (TV Episode)
While in a mansion, Gwen enters a private study where she tills back the head of a bust of Shakespeare which opens up to a switch that triggers a sliding wall panel that reveals a descending hidden passage.
Atop the Fourth Wall: The Dark Knight Strikes Again: Part 1 (2009) (TV Episode)
When recalling Batman's history, Linkara says that this is the Dark Knight everybody was familiar with.
Phelous & the Movies: Pheepers Creepers 2 (2011) (TV Episode)
The theme plays when Creepy Weepy flies off
Nostalgia Critic: Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (2012) (TV Episode)
The intro music plays as Critic recaps Star Trek II.
Nostalgia Critic: Star Trek V: The Final Frontier (2012) (TV Episode)
intro music plays as Critic recaps the last movie
Nostalgia Critic: Star Trek: Generations (2012) (TV Episode)
Intro music recapping previous Star Trek film
Nostalgia Critic: Star Trek: Insurrection (2012) (TV Episode)
music plays as Critic recaps the previous film
Hagan Reviews: Sextette (2012) (TV Episode)
The Rogues crash the U.N.
Svengoolie: Batman: The Movie (2012) (TV Episode)
Starring Adam West (2013)
Clip of the film was shown.
Nostalgia Critic: Was Batman Season 4 Hit or Miss? (2013) (TV Episode)
recalling the different Jokers throughout Bat history
Top 40 Shitty Shark Movies (2013) (Video)
A clip of the shark scene was shown.
The Blockbuster Buster: Batman (1966) (2013) (TV Episode)
movie is reviewed
Nostalgia Critic: The Princess Diaries 2: Royal Engagement (2014) (TV Episode)
"Mia stumbles across a secret passage so obvious you'd swear the fucking Bat poles were waiting for her."
The Evolution of Batman in Cinema (2015) (Short)
cut of
The Death of Batman (2016) (Short)
Clips shown

Spoofed in 

The Autocrats: Supersankareita (2003) (TV Episode)
A pair of politicians climbs a building wall like Batman and Robin in the tv series.
Duck Dodgers: The Fowl Friend/The Fast & the Feathery (2003) (TV Episode)
Duck Dodgers tries to get rid of a bomb he was given and tries to find a safe place to throw it, he then comments "Some days you just can't get rid of a martian space mine".
Spider-Man 2 (2004) (Video Game)
Secruity guard being attacks says "if i could only reach my utility belt" bat man would say this when in a bind
The New Adventures of Blonde Man: Rat Attack (2004) (Short)
The idea, the style and the intent
International Playboys' First Movie: Ghouls Gone Wild! (2004) (Video)
Monty Carlo imitates The Penguin's voice as The Playboys attempt to escape from a brothel
Dave's Tweeter (2007) (Short)
Dave Larson makes a film within the film about "Batman"
Robot Chicken: Endless Breadsticks (2007) (TV Episode)
The Riddler's strange compulsion to talk in puzzles knows no bounds
The Amazing Adventures of Little Batman (2007) (Short)
Spoof of the 1966 film
The Venture Bros.: Self-Medication (2009) (TV Episode)
The exclamations that appear on the screen during the bar fight spoof the words superimposed over fight scenes in the '60s Batman series.
NCIS: Moonlighting (2010) (TV Episode)
Fornell says Gibbs saved him a trip to the roof to flash the Gibbs signal.
Arthur: Mr. Ratburn's Secret Identity/Besties (2015) (TV Episode)
Mention of the Rat Phone
B@ (Batman Parody Film) (2016)
A parody of this film.

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