1949’s Batman and Robin on DVD March 22

Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has announced Batman and Robin – The Serial Collection for release on March 22nd. The two-disc DVD set features the fifteen black and white episodes which were shown in theaters in 1949. This was the second Batman and Robin serial, the first came to theaters in 1943.

The weekly episodes left you with a cliffhanger to keep you coming back the following week. The price of admission? It was only a nickel!

Directed by Spencer Gordon Bennet, Batman and Robin starred Robert Lowery as Batman/Bruce Wayne, Johnny Duncan as Robin/Richard ‘Dick’ Grayson, Eric Wilton as Alfred, and William Fawcett as Professor Hamill.

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Source: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment