On Batman's annual intensive patrol of the street where his parents were murdered, Roland Dagget plots to devastate it.



, (story editor) | 1 more credit »

Watch Now

With Prime Video



1 video »


Episode complete credited cast:
Batman / Bruce Wayne (voice)
Roland Daggett (voice) (as Ed Asner)
Mari Devon ...
Summer Gleeson (voice)
Angel Harper ...
Woman / Reporter (voice) (as Angel Harner)
Nitro (voice)
Robert Ridgely ...
Madman (voice) (as Bob Ridgely)
Alexander Simmons ...
Girl (voice)
Crocker / SWAT Leader (voice)


On Batman's annual intensive patrol of the street where his parents were murdered, Roland Dagget plots to devastate it.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis


TV-PG | See all certifications »


Official Sites:



Release Date:

17 September 1992 (USA)  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs


(85 episodes)

Sound Mix:


Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Did You Know?


The van that Nitro and Crocker travel in is labelled J. Olsen and Sons, an allusion to Jimmy Olsen photographer at the Daily Planet and friend of Superman. See more »


Batman: Roland Daggett's up to something.
Alfred Pennyworth: That almost goes without saying, doesn't it, sir?
See more »


Batman Theme
Composed by Danny Elfman
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

A Too-Familiar Theme
6 October 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This wasn't one of the better stories, one reason being it's a tired story, one I've seen on many TV shows and movies: a developer wants to build some place and have the people of the neighborhood live elsewhere. They always make the people all nice mothers and old ladies and homeless and harmless guys and the developer into a ruthless villain. It's really become a cliché.

That's the story with the one, which has special significance for Batman because "Crime Alley" is where he saw his parents murdered. (You'd think he'd like to get the area cleaned up and changed!)

Roland Dagget (Edward Asner) is the villain developer and he has help from "Mr. Nitro" who is good at blowing things up. The suspense comes in when an explosion is supposed to wipe out some of the neighborhood and whether Batman can prevent (as if he doubted the final result). Speaking of explosives, I'm not surprised an episode which includes Asner is sub-par since everything he's done post-"Lou Grant" TV days has been a bomb.

There was one good scene with the Batmobile and trolley car headed toward a big collision on steep streets which sure looked like San Francisco.

3 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Question re the BTAS continuation comics Milk_Tray_Guy
Top 5 Overrated BTAS Episodes moshbabylon
NOBODY knew?! luckyluvr22
How was this ever in kids TV? richie_gribbin
Am I the only one.... Cox-Rocker
Blu-Ray release akl29011990
Discuss Appointment in Crime Alley (1992) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for: