Michael E. Uslan and his long time producing partner Benjamin Melniker have brought some of the most memorable films to the big screen. Uslan was the executive producer of films such as Batman, Batman Returns, Batman Forever, Batman & Robin, Constantine, The Spirit, Batman Begins, and the second highest grossing film of all time, The Dark Knight. As a producer, he is one of the highest-grossing movie producers of all time, with The Dark Knight alone having already passed the $1 billion mark.
He has also written a number of comic books, including the critically-acclaimed revival of The Shadow for DC Comics. His bibliography also includes dozens of books that chronicle the history of comics including America At War – A History of War Comics, Mysteries in Space – A History of Science Fiction Comics, and The Pow! Zap! Wham! Comic Book Trivia Quiz Book.
Joining Ian Punnett, Michael Uslan discussed how his fan boy love of super heroes turned him into one of the most successful Hollywood producers, and how his life-long dream of bringing the real Batman to the silver screen became a reality. In the first hour, consumer advocate Martin Lindstrom revealed how companies manipulate consumers to get them to buy their products. ... More »Host: Ian Punnett