However it was Tim Burton's dark and adult Batman in 1989, followed by 1992's Batman Returns, when we were introduced to the brooding Dark Knight fans are familiar with today. "I couldn't understand why [director Joel Schumacher] wanted to do what he wanted to do".
Affleck is also down to direct and star in a stand-alone movie, The Batman, but, like Keaton before him, he's having second thoughts about portraying the comic book hero again.
Keaton said he went through "many meetings" before finally departing the film franchise.
The actor, who was nominated for a Best Actor Oscar for his performance in Birdman in 2014, has reflected on this particular career decision in a new interview, revealing the reason why he didn't choose to play Batman for a third time.
Michael Keaton is opening up a bit more about why he turned down the opportunity to reprise his role as Batman/Bruce Wayne in Batman Forever - and he doesn't mince his words.
Batman Forever's Caped Crusader was played by Val Kilmer; he was replaced by George Clooney in 1997's Batman and Robin.
Last year, Ben Affleck took over Christian Bale as the Caped Crusader in Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, only to be met with bad reviews.
Still suffering with occasional abdominal pain, Nhat underwent an X-ray and this revealed that he was carrying surgical forceps. This is being led by Trinh Thi Luong, who is the director of the Bac Kan Hospital (which undertook the recent operation).
Williams took the budding musicians under his wing while they decorated and cleaned his Jacaranda Club in Liverpool. Williams offered up the Beatles , and Koschmider agreed, but on the condition that the band become a quintet.
Like any professional athlete, Ronda Rousey sees her sport as her life's work-and she's pretty damn good at it. That's the reason the rest of the pay-per-view (PPV) cast has had to do the heavy promotional lifting.
Other films in this list are also shared between Aamir and his good friend Salman, namely PK, Bajrangi Bhaijaan and Sultan . Earlier, Dangal had minted Rs 197.53 crore at the box office in the opening week, inching close to the Rs 200 crore mark.
There were various free tuition proposals introduced by lawmakers during the last legislative session, but they went nowhere. Kenneth LaValle, who has worked to expand a program offering tuition assistance to public college and university students.
Smith was a third round pick by the Carolina Panthers in 2001 and he's played the past three seasons with the Baltimore Ravens. He has 67 receptions for 765 yards and five touchdowns in 2016. "God winked at me", he said of hanging up his cleats.
The reaction from Delhi came hours after China blocked India's plea in the United Nations to list Azhar Masood as a terrorist. If the 48-year-old was blacklisted by the UN Security Council, he would face a global travel ban and asset freeze.
Louis Blues started on time , but the potential for inclement weather led the National Hockey League to set up contingency plans. Louis. "I think once the rain stopped in the second period and everything froze over, it actually wasn't too bad".
Masahiro Imamura, Japan's disaster reconstruction minister, went to Yasukuni on Wednesday, drawing criticism from Beijing. As an MP she had made the trip every 15 August - the anniversary of Japan's wartime defeat - between 2006 and 2015.
Wisconsin health officials say flu cases are on the rise and they are urging people to take precautions like getting a flu shot. The Health Department has a pay scale based on income to determine how much you will be charged.
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France tells Russian Federation to respect Syria ceasefire
The report came as a ceasefire brokered by Russian Federation and Turkey held for a fourth day amid sporadic violations. Rebels allege the rebel-held region of Wadi Barada near Damascus has been subjected to almost-daily bombing raids.
Takata weighing $1B criminal settlement
The scandal-ridden airbag maker is preparing to file for bankruptcy, Japanese news outlet Nikkei reported last month. Department of Justice to resolve allegations of criminal wrongdoing related to its faulty air bags.