20 Things You Didn't Know About Batman & Robin

19. George Clooney Has Literally Given People Their Money Back Over It

Batman & Robin
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Most people are aware that George Clooney has apologized for Batman & Robin on numerous occasions in the two decades since, and even seemed to take a perverse pleasure in killing the franchise for a while, but its less well known that he's actually refunded people out of his own pocket for the misfortune of having to sit through it.

Similar to the urban legends that surround what happens to those fortunate enough to experience a random encounter with Bill Murray, the story goes that there have been countless times when fans had approached Clooney and spoken to him about Batman & Robin, only for the actor to put his hands in his pockets and offer a personal refund as a gesture of goodwill.


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