As one of the most iconic characters in comic book history, Catwoman has found herself adapted for live-action on numerous occasions. From Julie Newmar
in Adam West
’s cult classic TV show to Zoe Kravitz’s turn in The Batman, Michelle Pfeiffer
’s legendary performance in Batman
Returns to Anne Hathaway
’s more muted approach in The Dark Knight Rises
, and Camren Bicondova
’s youthful Selina Kyle in Gotham, each actress has managed to put their own stamp on the feline anti-heroine.
However, no matter how many people play the role from now until the end of time, something would have to go spectacularly wrong for the end result to be worse than what Halle Berry
brought to the table as Patience Phillips in 2004’s Catwoman
, which is without a doubt one of the worst comic book movies ever made.
Having just won an Oscar, Berry almost managed to torpedo