Batman Comes to Brighton

After this headline from the Brighton Argus on 17th July, it shouldn’t really be much of a surprise that the caped crusader would spend an extended stay in the city by the sea. What with it’s state of eternal drizzle and (indo-)gothic architecture, all Brighton really needs is a high crime rate and a motley…

Museums and the Movies: Batman and Robin

Joel Schumacher’s 1997 Batman and Robin is not only one of the worst super-hero films ever made (it has a Rotten Tomatoes score of 11%), it killed off the Batman movie franchise until Christopher Nolan resurrected it, destroyed careers and forced George Clooney to apologise to Adam West. Sure, I loved it when I was…