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Batman Returns Details

FULL SYNOPSIS

In this first sequel to 1989's , 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, Rovi

  • Release date:July 10, 1992

Awards

Awarded by
Nominee
Category
Year
Status
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Stan Winston Best Makeup 1992 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Ve Neill Best Makeup 1992 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Craig Barron Best Visual Effects 1992 Nominee
Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences Dennis Skotak Best Visual Effects 1992 Nominee

Cast

Michael Keaton
as Batman / Bruce Wayne
Danny DeVito
as The Penguin/Oswald Cobblepot
Michelle Pfeiffer
as Catwoman/Selina Kyle
Christopher Walken
as Max Shreck
Michael Gough
as Alfred Pennyworth
Cristi Conaway
as Ice Princess
Michael Murphy
as The Mayor of Gotham
Pat Hingle
as Police Commissioner Gordon
Andrew Bryniarski
as Chip Shreck
Jan Hooks
as Jen
Paul Reubens
as Penguin's Father
Vincent Schiavelli
as Organ Grinder
Steve Witting
as Josh
Steven Brill
as Gothamite 1
Anna Katarina
as Poodle Lady
Marlon Wayans
Rick Zumwalt
as Tattooed Strongman
Gregory Scott Cummins
as Acrobat Thug One
Travis McKenna
as Fat Clown
Doug Jones
as Thin Clown
Branscombe Richmond
as 1st Terrifying Clown
Diane Salinger
as Penguin's Mother
Stuart Lancaster
as Penguin's Doctor
Sean Whalen
as Paperboy
Erik Onate
as Aggressive Reporter
Joey de Pinto
as 1st Shreck Security Guard
Neal Lerner
as Gothamite 2
Ashley Tillman
as Gothamite 3
Elizabeth Sanders
as Gothamite 4
Henry Kingi
as Mugger
Joan Giammarco
as Female Victim
Lisa Coles
as Volunteer Bimbo
Frank di Elsi
as Security 1
Biff Yeager
as Security 2
Robert Gossett
as TV Anchorman
Margarita Fernandez
as Emperor Penguin
Felix Silla
as Emperor Penguin
Debbie Lee Carrington
as Emperor Penguins
Steven Brill
as Gothamite 1
Joey de Pinto
as 1st Shreck Security Guard
Debbie Lee Carrington
as Emperor Penguins
Frank di Elsi
as Security 1
Margarita Fernandez
as Emperor Penguin
Elizabeth Sanders
as Gothamite 4
Felix Silla
as Emperor Penguin
Sean Whalen
as Paperboy
Joan Giammarco
as Female Victim
Erik Onate
as Aggressive Reporter
Gregory Scott Cummins
as Acrobat Thug One
Robert Gossett
as TV Anchorman
Branscombe Richmond
as 1st Terrifying Clown
Doug Jones
as Thin Clown
Lisa Coles
as Volunteer Bimbo
Anna Katarina
as Poodle Lady
Ashley Tillman
as Gothamite 3
Travis McKenna
as Fat Clown
Rick Zumwalt
as Tattooed Strongman
Henry Kingi
as Mugger
Neal Lerner
as Gothamite 2
Biff Yeager
as Security 2
Diane Salinger
as Penguin's Mother
Stuart Lancaster
as Penguin's Doctor

Crew

Tim Burton
Director
Tim Burton
Producer
Denise Di Novi
Producer
Daniel Waters
Screen Story
Daniel Waters
Screenwriter
Sam Hamm
Screenwriter
Sam Hamm
Screen Story
Wesley Strick
Screenwriter
Stefan Czapsky
Cinematographer
Danny Elfman
Composer (Music Score)
Chris Lebenzon
Editor
Rick Heinrichs
Art Director
Larry Franco
Co-producer
Ian Bryce
Associate Producer
Jon Peters
Executive Producer
Peter Guber
Executive Producer
Michael E. Uslan
Executive Producer
Benjamin Melniker
Executive Producer
Sally Thornton
Set Designer
Cheryl Carasik
Set Designer
Bob Ringwood
Costume Designer
Mary Vogt
Costume Designer
Steve Maslow
Sound/Sound Designer
Dennis Skotak
Special Effects
Debby Porter
Stunts
Marion Dougherty
Casting
Ian Bryce
Production Manager
Brad Wilder
Makeup
Stan Winston
Makeup
Warren Hamilton
Sound Editor
Ve Neill
Makeup
Richard L. Anderson
Supervising Sound Editor
Craig Barron
Visual Effects Supervisor
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