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Movies 101: The Batman" and "Turning Red"

He was dreamed up in 1939, but these eight-plus decades later the character of Batman – or THE Batman, if you prefer – is still going strong. In fact, according to Matt Reeves’ reboot, notably titled “The Batman,” the Caped Crusader might be more relevant now than ever. On this week's Movies 101 Dan Webster, Nathan Weinbender and Mary Pat Treuthart discuss Reeves’ film, which features the former “Twilight” star Robert Pattinson. Then they’ll discuss the new animated Disney-Pixar feature film “Turning Red.”