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Batman: The Animated Series 

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The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl.
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4   3   2   1  
1995   1994   1993   1992  
Top Rated TV #27 | Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 4 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

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Cast

Complete series cast summary:
Kevin Conroy ...  Batman / ... 85 episodes, 1992-1995
Efrem Zimbalist Jr. ...  Alfred Pennyworth / ... 54 episodes, 1992-1995
Bob Hastings ...  Commissioner James Gordon / ... 49 episodes, 1992-1994
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Storyline

Heir to the Wayne family fortune, Bruce Wayne (Kevin Conroy) 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 show, Batman receives help from sidekicks Robin (Loren Lester) and Batgirl (Melissa Gilbert), as well as Police Commissioner Gordon (Bob Hastings), 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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Tales Of The Dark Knight See more »


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TV-PG | See all certifications »

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Trivia

In the show, Arkham Asylum makes its first appearance in Batman: The Animated Series: Christmas with the Joker (1992). Coincidentally, by looking closely, Mark Hamill (Joker) has the word "Arkham" hidden in his name (mARK HAMill). See more »

Quotes

Batman: I am vengeance. I am the night. I AM BATMAN!
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Crazy Credits

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 »

Connections

Referenced in Ant & Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway: Episode #13.6 (2016) See more »

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Batman The Animated Series
Written by Danny Elfman and Shirley Walker
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User Reviews

Finally, someone got Batman right.
11 March 2002 | by hcl-1See all my reviews

Forget the camp & cheese of the previous Batman cartoons...this is a masterpiece! The depiction of Batman fighting both the psychos of Gotham City and his inner demons spawned from the murder of his parents years ago is superb. For years Anime had proved that animation need not be just for kids. Batman: The Animated Series solidifies that conclusion.

Kevin Conroy has the perfect voice for both Batman and Bruce Wayne (there is a very obvious distinction). Mark Hamill gives the Joker sadism, sarcasm, and lunacy without resorting to goofiness. Efram Zimblast Jr. makes an excellent Alfred by being loyal, yet openly concerned about his employer's choice of career.

This series is coming to DVD soon - I'm getting in line!


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

5 September 1992 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Adventures of Batman & Robin See more »

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Stereo

Color:

Color

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1.33 : 1
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