The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl.
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Top Rated TV #25 | Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

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Heir to the Wayne family fortune, Bruce Wayne lives by day as a seemingly lavish playboy millionaire socialite, but by night assumes the role of his crime-fighting alter-ego: the caped crusader known as Batman. Throughout the Animated Series, Batman receives help from sidekicks Robin and Batgirl, as well as Police Commissioner Gordon, in protecting the streets of Gotham City from a large rogue's gallery of criminals, lunatics and nemeses. Written by Spiricom

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Mark Hamill (The Joker) is famous for portraying Luke Skywalker in the Star Wars films. Billy Dee Williams who played Lando Calrissian in those films portrayed Harvey Dent in Batman (1989). Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith (2005) was released the same year as Batman Begins (2005) and Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) was released the same year as Justice League (2017) which Ben Affleck played Bruce Wayne/Batman. See more »

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Batman: Last time we met, you tried to throw me off a building.
The Joker: I did?
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The Joker: That was so long ago!
Batman: That was last month.
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Despite being invariably referred to as "Batman--The Animated Series" (until the changes in title, tone, and additional screen time for Robin for the second season), the series had NO on-screen title. See more »

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Version of Gotham Tonight (2008) See more »

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Batman The Animated Series
Written by Danny Elfman & Shirley Walker
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They Don't Make Them Like This Anymore
13 March 2002 | by (Queens, New York) – See all my reviews

Perhaps the best animated series ever. It provides great accuracy in the stories and characters, while allows innovation and imagination. They "pull no punches" and didn't try to make this a kiddy show. It became the trend setter for "Superman" and "Batman: Beyond", even though neither can compare.


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