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Batman Beyond: Return of the Joker (2000)

PG-13 | | Animation, Action, Crime | Video 2001
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The Joker is back with a vengeance, and Gotham's newest Dark Knight needs answers as he stands alone to face Gotham's most infamous Clown Prince of Crime.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Terry McGinnis / Future Batman (voice)
... Bruce Wayne / Batman (voice)
... The Joker / Jordan Price (voice)
... Commissioner Barbara Gordon (voice)
... Tim Drake (voice)
... Mary McGinnis (voice)
... Dr. Harleen Quinzel / Harley Quinn (voice)
... Barbara Gordon / Batgirl (voice)
Mathew Valencia ... Young Tim Drake / Robin (voice)
... Delia Dennis / Deidre Dennis / Dee Dee (voice)
... Charles Buntz / Chucko (voice)
... Stewart Carter Winthrop III / Ghoul (voice)
... Woof the Hyena-Man / Ace the Bathound (voice)
... Benjamin Knox / Bonk (voice)
... Chelsea Cunningham (voice) (as Rachel Leigh Cook)
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While trying to uncover the Joker's secrets, Terry McGinnis, the new Batman, discovers the greatest mystery in the career of the original Batman - the true story of the night Batman fought the Joker for the last time. Though when Bruce Wayne is almost killed in one of the Joker's new attacks, it's up to Batman Beyond to avenge his mentor and put the Joker to rest forever. Written by John Codega <Jedimaster54321@aol.com>

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A new dark night, the return of mayhem See more »


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Rated PG-13 for violence | See all certifications »

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2001 (Germany)  »

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Trivia

Bruce Wayne's car looks like the Batmobile from The Animated Series upside down. See more »

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When Batman calls Ace on the Joker, the satellite system is damaged. It shows the Jolly Jack warehouse and the beam on the same map. The beam is heading at a very steady rate and would have arrived long before the end of the fight. See more »

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Terry McGinnis: Wait... Joker smashed up the cases. But why was this the only costume he went out of his way to destroy?
Bruce Wayne: Robin did shoot him.
Terry McGinnis: A ghost out for revenge? I don't buy it. I've talked with Drake. He's got less love for that costume than the Joker. I think somehow he's behind this.
Bruce Wayne: That's crazy.
Terry McGinnis: So was Drake, once. Look. Here's a readout of everything the Jokerz have stolen. Now let's combine them into something that would be used by a communications expert. Someone of Tim Drake's caliber.
Bruce Wayne: [...]
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Follows Batman Beyond (1999) See more »

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Joker Family Portrait
Written and Performed by Kristopher Carter
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one word: cool.
26 October 2001 | by See all my reviews

when i heard that there's a "new" batman in town, my initial reaction was to roll my eyes. so whenever i see it on tv, i change the channel.

but this is some surprise! we watched in school during a free time and amazingly, i was hanging on every bit of the video. the animation was wonderful, and even the story line and the freaky voice of little joker. if you love batman and love great animation, i absolutely insist you watch this. cool.


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