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Batman Returns

Rating:PG-13
Genre:Action/Adventure, SciFi/Fantasy
Release Date:June 19, 1992
Running time:126 minutes
Cast:Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, Michael Gough
Director:Tim Burton
Producer:Denise Di Novi, Tim Burton
Writer:Daniel Waters, Sam Hamm
Distributor:Warner Bros. Pictures

Description: In this first sequel to 1989's Batman, the Caped Crusader (Michael Keaton) is up against the Penguin (Danny DeVito), the hideously deformed scion of a wealthy Gotham City family. The Penguin plots with evil businessman Max Schreck (Christopher Walken) to become mayor and then turn Gotham into a cathedral of crime. Upon overhearing these plans, Schreck's mousy secretary Selena Kyle (Michelle Pfeiffer) is tossed from a high-rise window by her boss. Rescued by a covey of kittens, Selena transforms into the leather-clad Catwoman. In this guise, she teams with the Penguin and Schreck to divvy up their ill-gotten gains and help discredit Batman-but she also has her own scores to settle. Paul Pee-Wee Herman Reubens, Vincent Schiavelli and Jan Hooks play significant bits, while Pat Hingle and Michael Gough make returns as, respectively, Commissioner Gordon and Alfred the Butler.~ Hal Erickson, All Movie Guide

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