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A Turkish measure of weight approximately equivalent to 7.7 kilograms. It became obsolete when Turkey made the metric system mandatory in 1933.
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Meanwhile, Gary Oldman, who is best known to superhero film fans as the man who brought Commissioner Gordon to life in Christopher Nolan's 'Dark Knight' trilogy, has given his opinion on the whole thing, revealing who he would like to take over as the Caped Crusader if Affleck really is on his way out.
Zack Synder's movie, a direct sequel to his 2013 Superman flick, Man of Steel, is packed with action stunning setpieces, from toppling tower blocks to the Caped Crusader gunning through the streets in his Batmobile, and a terrific early scene where Superman rescues his girlfriend, Lois Lane (Amy Adams), from terrorists in the Sahara.
Batman uses his agility against his foe while Darth Vader uses his mastery of the lightsabre against the caped crusader.
On the brink of cancellation in 1963, Batman was rescued by a comic book artist who gave the caped crusader a new look and multimedia stardom.
Lady-lovin' Batwoman fills the knee-high boots of Gotham's caped crusader in DC's new series
The aging caped crusader appears in a United Nations-sponsored comic book (written in Albanian) offering advice to young people, who represent 70 percent of those killed and maimed by mines since the end of the war last June.
The fourth Batman movie presents the caped crusader with his chilliest challenge yet.
Lang's ads have always been delightfully obtuse, quirkily artful - his smiling, dumpy caped crusader (photographed by Juergen Teller) advertised what, capes?
A four-legged Caped Crusader may be coming to a party near you.
The colorful 1960s version of the Caped Crusader will team up with the groovy 1970s rendition of Wonder Woman in a new comic book series.
THE headline act may be the Caped Crusader versus the Man of Steel but the real test will be whether these DC comic book characters can match the box office might of Marvel's all-conquering superheroes.
Zack Synder's movie, a direct sequel to his 2013 Superman flick Man Of Steel, is packed with stunning action set pieces, from toppling tower blocks to the Caped Crusader gunning through the streets in his Batmobile, and a terrific early scene where Superman rescues his girlfriend, Lois Lane (Amy Adams), from terrorists in the Sahara.