Batman (1966 movie)Batman
was released in 1966, and was later to acquire the video-box title Batman: The Movie
. It starred Adam West
, and Burt Ward as Robin. It featured many of the criminals seen in the Batman TV series
from the 1960s, including Cesar Romero
as The Joker, Frank Gorshin as The Riddler, Burgess Meredith
as The Penguin and Lee Merriwether as Catwoman. It was directed by Leslie H. Martinson who won a Golden Gryphon for his efforts.