This incredible video shows how much Batman has changed in 73 years of film and TV

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Looking forward to seeing Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice next week but afraid you haven’t done enough homework on the Dark Knight?

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Worried that your lack of acuity when it comes to all the screen versions of the caped crusader is lacking to the point of social embarrassment?

Basically a totally Bat-novice?

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Never fear – this new video taking you from Batman’s earliest 1940s screen adventures to his present-day Ben Affleck-ness (via psychedelic, animated and brooding 90s incarnations) will fill you in with all the Bat-background (Batground) you were missing.