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Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 2 (2013)

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The Batman has returned after a 10-year absence. The Gotham authorities want to arrest him. An old foe wants a reunion. The Feds want the Man of Tomorrow to put a stop to him.

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Jay Oliva

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Bob Kane (character created by: Batman), Jerry Siegel (character created by: Superman) | 4 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Peter Weller ... Batman / Bruce Wayne (voice)
Ariel Winter ... Robin / Carrie Kelley (voice)
Michael Emerson ... Joker (voice)
David Selby ... Commissioner Gordon (voice)
Mark Valley ... Superman / Clark Kent (voice)
Carlos Alazraqui ... Congressman Noches (voice)
Dee Bradley Baker ... Don (voice)
Paget Brewster ... Lana Lang (voice)
Maria Canals-Barrera ... Ellen Yindel (voice)
Townsend Coleman ... Morrie / Abner (voice)
Grey Griffin ... Anchor Carla / Sarah Essen-Gordon (voice)
Robin Atkin Downes ... Oliver Queen (voice)
Greg Eagles ... Ben Derrick (voice)
Michael Jackson Michael Jackson ... Alfred Pennyworth (voice)
Danny Jacobs ... Merkel (voice)
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Storyline

After a 10 year absence, the Dark Knight has returned to Gotham to fight the Mutant threat. After defeating the mutants, he has taken control of a gang loyal to him in order to make Gotham a safer place. But, the Joker has decided to stop this, and fights against Batman in a deadly duel. Meanwhile, the Man of Steel is ordered to stop the Dark Knight because the government believes that his ways are wrong. As Batman fights the Joker, the Man of Steel prepares for his greatest fight. Written by romanwarrior2

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Taglines:

Justice Returns... Vengeance Returns... Redemption Comes to Gotham See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of action violence and some suggestive content | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 January 2013 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Deluxe Edition See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,500,000 (estimated)
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Runtime:

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Color:

Color
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Did You Know?

Trivia

Michael Emerson reportedly based his performance as The Joker on comedian Paul Lynde. See more »

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The automated missiles set to target Superman during the final confrontation have a misspelled readout, "X-RAY DECTECTED." See more »

Quotes

Superman: [to Robin] Isn't this a school night, young lady?
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Good animation & classic Batman.
8 August 2013 | by jessicareidSee all my reviews

As a Batman fan I really enjoyed this animated version, both parts of this were good but especially the second. The fact that it is a cartoon does not mean it is for children, it just basically brings the comic books into motion. There was a lot of action and violence in this and because it is a cartoon means that there were no limits.

The story line unfolded at a quick pace which is partly due to the fact that this is only just over an hour long so it is packed full of action. The joker gives this film a very dark side which you might not expect from a cartoon but all the stories involving Batman in the comics are dark so it is true to the those.

Whether you are a fan of the comics or the main films or not this is worth a watch and you may be surprised.


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