Aunt Harriet purchases a clock as a birthday present for Bruce Wayne, unaware that it is a plant by the Clock King. But when the villain learns that a control switch meant for his final caper has been errantly placed on the timepiece, he breaks into Wayne Manor to retrieve it, nabbing some valuable watches in the meantime. Batman and Robin shortly deduce his master plan and race to stop him. Written by
Did You Know?
The score for the episode occasionally incorporates the famous Westminster Quarters bell chime, which is still in use today in churches and the Big Ben clock tower in London. See more
To escape the Clock King's death trap, Batman tells Robin to slam himself against his side of the glass, while Batman does the same against his side. However, both of them slam themselves against both sides of the glass. See more
The Clock King
No! It can't be true. You're dead. You have to be dead!
[sarcastically gritting his teeth
Maybe we're living on... borrowed time.
But now, it's round-up time!