I mostly agree with Bat's assessment. Keaton was an awesome batman, but his curly frock didn't do anything for wayne. Kilmer, I thought, had the highest total score for Batman and Bruce Wayne. However the Batman portrayal should have a higher weighting so he doesn't get the win. Clooney was a pretty good Wayne, but yeah his batman was just fucking pitiful as was the rest of the movie.
Bale did a good job with both I felt. His Batman voice is overdone, but otherwise I really enjoy him in the role.
Of course my favorite Batman is Kevin Conroy, he nails both characters. Try to watch Mask of the Phantasm sometime. My Tivo caught it on TBS at like 3am last month-- what a great trip down memory lane.
Lastly on the Microsoft speech snafu, Rob Chambers' wrote an article in his blog describing the problem http://blogs.msdn.com/robch/archive/2006/07/29/682479.aspx.
The error seen in the demo is actually not all that uncommon when someone gets flustered using speech reco.
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