Batman Image

Generally favorable reviews - based on 17 Critics

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Universal acclaim- based on 405 Ratings

Summary: Tim Burton's 1989 Blockbuster introduces us to the origins of Gotham City's fearless crimestopper Batman (Keaton) and his arch-enemy The Joker (Nicholson).

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Runtime: 126 min
Production: Warner Bros. Pictures
Genres: Thriller, Crime
Countries: USA, UK
Languages: English, French
Home Release Date: Apr 15, 1997
Director Credit
Tim Burton Director
Writer Credit
Bob Kane Batman Characters
Sam Hamm Story
Warren Skaaren Screenplay
Principal Cast Credit
Jack Nicholson Joker/Jack Napier
Michael Keaton Batman/Bruce Wayne
Cast Credit
Billy Dee Williams Harvey Dent
Carl Chase Goon
Jack Palance Carl Grissom
Jerry Hall Alicia Hunt
Kim Basinger Vicki Vale
Lee Wallace The Mayor
Mac McDonald Goon
Michael Gough Alfred Pennyworth
Pat Hingle Commissioner James Gordon
Richard Strange Goon
Robert Wuhl Alexander Knox
Tracey Walter Bob The Goon
William Hootkins Lt. Eckhardt
Producer Credit
Barbara Kalish Associate Producer
Benjamin Melniker Executive Producer
Chris Kenny Co-Producer
Jon Peters Producer
Michael E. Uslan Executive Producer
Peter Guber Producer Movie title data, credits, and poster art provided by: