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Watch: The History of Batman in Film in 10 Minutes

Watch: The History of Batman in Film in 10 Minutes

Warner Bros. has big shoes to fill post-Christopher Nolan. Anticipation is heating up around another cinematic superhero: a just-announced Marvel/Sony pairing promises a new "Spider-Man" film in 2017 and has officially ushered the web-slinger into the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Can a Batman restart from Warner Bros. and DC rival Sony and Marvel? We won’t see Zack Snyder’s "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice," starring Ben Affleck as Gotham’s caped crusader, until March 2016. But to get you amped up—if you already weren’t—here’s a 10-minute supercut, courtesy of Vimeo user T. Swinney, chronicling Batman’s 70-plus-year history in film, from the 1943 serial to Adam West, Michael Keaton, George Clooney, Christian Bale and more.

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