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The Batman Superman Movie: World's Finest (1997)

Joker goes to Metropolis with an offer and plan to kill Superman for Lex Luthor while Batman pursues the clown to Superman's turf.

Director:

Toshihiko Masuda

Writers:

Alan Burnett (story "World's Finest"), Paul Dini (story "World's Finest") | 8 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Tim Daly ... Clark Kent / Superman (voice)
Dana Delany ... Lois Lane (voice)
Kevin Conroy ... Bruce Wayne / Batman (voice)
Mark Hamill ... The Joker (voice)
Clancy Brown ... Lex Luthor (voice)
Arleen Sorkin ... Dr. Harleen Quinzel / Harley Quinn (voice)
Lisa Edelstein ... Mercy Graves (voice)
Bob Hastings ... Commissioner Jim Gordon (voice)
Efrem Zimbalist Jr. ... Alfred Pennyworth (voice)
Joseph Bologna ... Dan Turpin (voice)
Robert Costanzo ... Harvey Bullock (voice)
George Dzundza ... Perry White (voice)
Lauren Tom ... Angela Chen (voice)
Corey Burton ... Additional Voices (voice)
John Capodice ... Additional Voices (voice)
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Storyline

Joker, short on money for his criminal endeavors, strikes a deal with Lex Luthor to kill Superman. Batman tracks Joker to Metropolis and alerts Superman to the Joker's plan. After initial distrust of each other, the World's Finest team up to thwart the villains by night. By day, Bruce Wayne and Clark Kent clash over the attention of Lois Lane. Written by Kestrel (Anthony Paladino)

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Cleaning Up The Planet One Villain At A Time.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

4 October 1997 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Batman/Superman Adventures: World's Finest See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Trivia

This is a compilation of three episodes (World's Finest Part 1,2 & 3) from Superman Animated Series. See more »

Goofs

Lois Lane appears to be surprised that Bruce Wayne is handsome when he arrives on the plane. Since Batman's alter ego is a high profile playboy/bachelor who makes the gossip pages, how is it that the intrepid reporter has never seen a picture of him, or even seen him on television? See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
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Twice The Fun
1 June 2006 | by movieratings03See all my reviews

THE BATMAN/SUPERMAN MOVIE (ANIMATED) **** It's twice the fun when two of the timeless superheros - Batman and Superman - join together to battle opposite forces. The story has billionaire Lex Luthor (an enemy of Superman) paying the villainous Joker (an enemy of Batman) to extinguish Superman. The secondary storyline focuses on the relationships between hotshot news reporter Lois Lane and both title characters. Most of the fun and laughs come from the scenes with the Joker and his crazed sidekick.

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