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Lt. Eckhardt (Character)
from Batman (1989)

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Lt. Eckhardt was a corrupt police officer who worked for crime boss Carl Grissom... See more »
Alternate Names:
Max Eckhart / Officer Maxwell Eckhardt


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  1. Caught on Tape (2015) Played by Jeffrey Hitchins (as Officer Maxwell Eckhardt)
  2. The Dark Knight Legacy (2013) Played by Armand Vasquez (as Max Eckhart)

  3. Batman (1989) Played by William Hootkins

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From Batman (1989)
Jack Napier: Why, Eckhardt, you oughta think about the future.
Eckhardt: You mean when you run this show? You ain't got no future, Jack! You're an A-1 nut boy and Grissom knows it!
[Jack pushes Eckhardt against the wall, and Eckhardt whips out his gun. Bob steps up from behind Jack with his gun pointed at Eckhardt]
Jack Napier: Better be sure.
[Eckhardt's lowers his gun]
Jack Napier: See? You can make a good decision when you try.
[he chuckles as he and Bob walk away]
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