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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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Top Rated TV #25 | Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »

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Complete series cast summary:
...  Batman / ... 85 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Alfred Pennyworth / ... 55 episodes, 1992-1995
...  Commissioner James Gordon / ... 51 episodes, 1992-1994
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Heir to the Wayne family fortune, Bruce Wayne 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 Animated Series, Batman receives help from sidekicks Robin and Batgirl, as well as Police Commissioner Gordon, 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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5 September 1992 (USA)  »

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Trivia

In Batman: The Animated Series: Prophecy of Doom (1992), as Batman fights in Nostromo's observatory, the music is based upon, or a direct homage to, Gustov Holst's symphonic piece, "Mars" from "The Planets". See more »

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The Joker: [after Batman fights back against his hyenas] Hey! Do I hit your kids? Oh, actually I do...
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Crazy Credits

In the opening, the Warner Bros. shield logo dissolves into a police blimp patrolling a nighttime Gotham. See more »

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Featured in Nostalgia Critic: Top 11 Batman: TAS Episodes (2011) See more »

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Batman
(Italian Theme)
Music by Carmelo Carucci
Lyrics by Alessandra Valeri Manera
Performed by Cristina D'Avena
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The best form of the tale
9 January 2005 | by See all my reviews

Grew up with B:TAS, unlike the Mike Keaton, and Val Kilmer movies. Kevin Conroy is excellent and will always be the real Bruce Wayne/Batman. B:TAS is the classic stuff you gotta love, and it beats the heck out of the comics and Adam West any day! Can't wait for DC Classic Collections: Volume 2 of Batman: The Animated Series. If you don't already have it, Volume 1 is outstanding, complete with audio commentary and extras. Plus, now you don't have to get up at 2am to watch it on Cartoon Network(if it's on anymore)!! Batman: The Animated Series, The Adventures of Batman and Robin, and Batman: Gotham Knights best series ever!


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