Heir to the Wayne family fortune, Bruce Wayne lives by day as a seemingly lavish playboy millionaire socialite, but by night assumes the role of his crime-fighting alter-ego: the caped crusader known as Batman. Throughout the Animated Series, Batman receives help from sidekicks Robin and Batgirl, as well as Police Commissioner Gordon, in protecting the streets of Gotham City from a large rogue's gallery of criminals, lunatics and nemeses. Written by
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Did You Know?
The show's first opening sequence is essentially a remake of the pilot used to sell the show to Warner Brothers. In the pilot, Batman foils a jewelry heist on a rooftop, and leaves the robbers tied up for the Police. The pilot can be seen as a special feature on Volume 1 of the DVD collection. See more
[after Batman fights back against his hyenas
Hey! Do I hit your kids? Oh, actually I do...
The opening credits is a vignette: a bank robbery takes place and Batman pursues and subdues the criminals. See more
Batman The Animated Series
Written by Danny Elfman
& Shirley Walker See more