Batkid Begins

Genre:  Documentary
Running Time:  87 min.
Release Date: July 10, 2015 (limited) - June 26, 2015 - US
July 10 - Toronto

DVD: October 6, 2015

Current rating: Rating: 5.00
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Inspiration: Miles Scott


Batkid Begins is a documentary that takes you back to November 15th, 2013, the day San Francisco turned into Gotham City. More than a billion people took to social media to cheer on BatKid, including President Obama.

The story of a five-year-old boy named Miles - a.k.a. Batkid - a little boy battling cancer, captured the hearts of people everywhere. In all, the #SfBatKid and #BatKid hashtags reached more than 1.84 Billion people on Twitter and Instagram. This wish and this little caped crusader resonated with so many people, and this documentary explores why.

Director: Dana Nachman
Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Producer(s): Liza Meak, Dana Nachman
Screenplay: Kurt Kuenne, Dana Nachman

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  • 5 stars "This was a great story. The city of San Francisco really did a great job making this boy and his family feel loved!"