The Bat (1926) is a silent film based on the 1920 Broadway hit The Bat by Mary Roberts Rinehart and Avery Hopwood, directed by Roland West and starring Jack Pickford and Louise Fazenda. This film was a big influence for a popular superhero, Batman.
Director: Roland West (uncredited)
Produced by: Joseph M. Schenck, Roland West
A masked criminal who dresses like a giant bat terrorizes the guests at an old house rented by a mystery writer.