When the circus comes to Gotham, ruthless crime boss Tony Zucco demands protection money from the Flying Graysons, a family of trapeze artists. They refuse to pay and Zucco exacts revenge, leaving Dick, the youngest Grayson, an orphan. Having experienced a similar tragedy himself, Batman is driven to take down Zucco and in the process discovers an unexpected bond with Dick. Written by
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Let me be blunt, John. I don't think this circus or your family can afford not having our protection.
Funny, cause I think we can.
And what makes you so sure about that, Sonny.
I called the police 5 minutes ago.
And guess who intercepted that call.