Super Scenes - Batman: Mask of the Phantasm - "Bruce Wayne, Happy?"

Bruce Wayne can anticipate almost everything, but even he couldn't anticipate being happy. Kevin Conroy gives a career-defining performance in Batman: Mask of the Phantasm.

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How Kevin Conroy Became Our Batman

I’m about to say something which feels true to me, and which, if you’re around my age, I would dare say is more than likely true for you too.

Programming the Perfect DC Animated Movie Marathon

As a film critic, I spend a lot of my time watching movies. What a lot of folks may not know is that those movies often include animated features.

Tom King and Clay Mann Keep Love Alive in Batman/Catwoman

During his four-plus years as the writer of Batman, Tom King brought new emotion and depth to the decades-old “will they or won’t they?” romance between Batman and Catwoman.

Batman, a History of Heroics: 1980s-1990s

The 1980s was arguably the most consequential decade for Batman since his debut, with the release of three of his most widely read and influential storylines and the debut of his first modern movie.

Detecting Batman in Animation

The cartoons of my youth aren't like cartoons today. The animation may not look all that different, but the storytelling techniques have grown by leaps and bounds.

Batman's Feature Length Phantasm
Ask a Batman fan of a certain age what their favorite Batman movie is and there’s a good chance their answer is Batman: Mask of the Phantasm. However, move down the age spectrum a bit and ask a younger Batman fan about the film and you may find that they haven’t even heard of it. While it’s not unusual for iterations of a long-beloved character like Batman to resonate most strongly with the generation they first appeared, Batman: Mask of the Phantasm seems to be a particularly unique case.

Batman: Mask Of The Phantasm (1993)

Unmasking the Phantasm is just one of the twists in Batman: Mask of Phantasm, "one of the most imaginative films of the past year." Only here will you discover all-new revelations about Batman's past, his archrival the Joker and the most grueling battle of Batman's life—the choice between his love of a beautiful woman and his vow to be the defender of right.

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