Batman & Robin was a 1997 Batman film directed by Joel Schumacher and a follow up to 1995's Batman Forever. George Clooney takes over from Val Kilmer as Batman, Chris O'Donnell reprises as Robin and Alicia Silverstone features as Batgirl. Arnold Schwarzenegger (who recieved top billing) plays the damaged Mr. Freeze, Uma Thurman stars as Poison Ivy and Jeep Swenson as Bane.
Although the film was a financial success, it recieved very poor reviews, and was ultimatly the end of the Burton/Schumacher franchise.