Batman and Robin
release year:1997 genre:action/adventure viewing setting:theater, 6/21/97 what I expected:cheese what I got:overly holey and bad cheese
synopsis:Batman and his trusty sidekick Robin are back, this time to battle Mr. Freeze and Poison Ivy. Batgirl shows up too.
impressions:This was the worst one yet - complete foolishness. It was never meant to be taken seriously at all; I thought of it in the same way I thought of Mars Attacks, except that this one was watchable.
acting:George Clooney did okay as Batman, likewise Chris O'Donnell as Robin. Alicia Silverstone was a goofy-looking and -acting Batgirl. Arnold made a campy, wisecracking Mr. Freeze. The most charismatic character was Uma Thurman's Poison Ivy, but even her oozing sexuality couldn't save this movie.
final word:Kids may like it, or even love it, but I'm not a kid anymore.
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