Batman is a super-hero… but who has been the best Batman?
Could it be Ben Affleck as he takes on the role in the new Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice? Here we see him teaming up with Superman and Wonder Woman, settling aside their differences, to stop Lex Luthor and Doomsday from destroying Metropolis.
Could it be George Clooney? Or Val Kilmer?
This article from The Guardian suggests Christian Bale, the Welsh-born actor will always be the best Batman! While Bale, himself thinks he ‘didn’t quite nail it’, his debut role as Batman in 2005 – for better or for worse – almost single-handedly forced Hollywood to take superheroes seriously. Batman Begins arrived in cinemas at a time when studios were largely clueless as to how to realise comic book material on the big screen. It gave us the caped crusader’s first proper origins story, and didn’t shy away from the grim reality of Bruce Wayne’s angst-ridden existence. Bale gave us a Batman we could believe in, in more ways than one… READ MORE