HBO HD was running Batman
and thanks to DIRECTV lackluster HD lineup, so I choose to watch the "classic." About two
minutes into it I discovered that, WOW, this is so
much better then the
"new" batman: Batman
Well, the acting is not as good. Nor is the story or the villains. The Batmobile has nothing on
the new one and Alfred is good, but not Michael Caine
good. But if
you can get past all those "minor" details, it is better in high definition.
The movie is so dark
but yet vibrant. The colors just shoot out of the screen when placed next to the deep backs that is characteristic of
the Batman theme. Batman Begins is an amazing story and a brilliant movie but Batman and Robin just looks amazing
in high definition. Next time it is on HBO HD, your HDTV will look great!