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Batfink is an animated television series,
consisting of five-minute shorts, that first aired in April 1966. The 100-episode
series was quickly created by Hal Seeger, starting in 1966, to send up the popular
Batman and The Green Hornet television series which had premiered the same year.
(Frank Buxton) is a superpowered anthropomorphic grey bat in a yellow costume
with a big red "B" on the chest and red gauntlets and boots. He uses
his super-sonic sonar radar and metallic black wings to fight crime. In the last
episode of the series ("Batfink: This Is Your Life"), it is revealed
that he obtained his powers when he was born in an abandoned plutonium mine and
that he lost his natural wings as a child while saving his mother's life, after
escaped convicts blew up their mountain-top cave. This incident is what motivated
him to become a crime-fighter.
lives in a split-level cave, and has a direct video link to the Chief's office.
Batfink series was filmed in 1.33:1 ratio Color with Mono English audio track.
This series was never sold on video or DVD
and is extremely hard to come by. The overall quality is good (8 out of 10), but
not commercial quality.
The DVDs are
region free and work internationally. The DVDs will be supplied in loose format
with protective paper/plastic sleeves.