Hello @ObscurityofDCClub and the rest of the DC Community! Welcome to yet another of Obscurity of DC’s watch-a-longs! Scroll down for more info!
What we are watching: Return to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt
Age Suggestion: It’s for all ages!
Synopsis from IMDb: When the Batmobile is stolen, Adam West and Burt Ward search for it while remembering their days as the stars of the Batman live action series.
Adam West - Adam West/Batman
Burt Ward - Burt Ward/Robin
Lyle Waggoner - Narrator/Lyle Waggoner
Frank Gorshin - Frank Gorshin/Riddler
Cesar Romero - Cesar Romero/Joker
Julie Newmar - Julie Newmar/Catwoman
When: Sunday, April 24 — 8:00 PM EST (5:00 PM PST)
Where: Right here, on this very thread!
Length of movie: 90 minutes (1 hour 30 minutes)
Genres: Action, Adventure
Link: Return to the Batcave: The Misadventures of Adam and Burt - YouTube
There are no discussion questions, but I hope we’ll all be talking about it while it’s going on, so it may be easier to use 2 devices.
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This’ll be my first time watching this, so I hope it’s really good! I don’t see how it could be bad if it’s with the Batman '66 cast!
I caught it when the DVD came out and its…interesting. Worth at least one watch, that’s for sure.
Never seen it before, should be interesting. Might be there to see it depending on where I am work wise.
I saw it when it first aired. It was a lot of fun.
I don’t know how to ask this without sounding desperate lol (I’m not)
Will you be joining us?
I can’t be 100% sure, but I will try to remember it.
Watched it when it first aired and saw it again within the last year. Great stuff.
Dopey enough to roll your eyes at, but fun. Impressive that they managed to recreate one of the most expensive series from the 1960’s convincingly on a lean TV movie budget.
As I recall, the Falseface episodes were a big influence, but I can’t recall how. The first episodes of the series were Riddler episodes, so they give those some attention. So if you wanted to do additional homework beforehand, I’d watch those
I think we’re starting in about 15 minutes, right?
Atomic batteries to power!
You ever just relax by watching yourself on TV?
Alfred! I need you to read this letter for me!
Adam West hadn’t been Batman in live-action since the 1970s, and he had last voiced him in the 1980s. So it had been a while. (But he did play the Gray Ghost in the interim, of course.)