Is any superhero cooler than Batman? He s a crime-fighting vigilante with a tragic past, a lawless attitude, and a seemingly endless supply of high-tech gadgetry. In this fully illustrated memoir, author Michael Uslan recalls his journey from early childhood fandom through to the decades he spent on a caped crusade of his own: to bring Batman to the silver screen as the dark, serious character he was at heart. Uslan's story traces his path from the wilds of New Jersey to the limelight of Hollywood, following his work as Executive Producer on every Batman film from Tim Burton s 1989 re-envisioning to 2012's The Dark Knight Rises. Through it all, he helped to create one of the most successful pop culture franchises of all time.Barry and I became best friends on that first day of third grade and remain so to this day. ... Best of all, he aleta me steal his comic books and I aleta him steal my brothera#39;s baseball cards in return, teaching us both, at that tender age, much aboutanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Boy Who Loved Batman|
|Author||:||Michael E. Uslan|
|Publisher||:||Chronicle Books - 2011-07-22|