Batman Begins

Batman Begins

DVD - 2005 | Widescreen ed
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As a boy a young Bruce Wayne watched in horror as his millionaire parents were slain in front of his eyes. This trauma led him to become obsessed with revenge. After disappearing to the East where he seeks counsel with a ninja cult leader, he returns to his now decaying Gotham City. The City is now overrun by organized crime and dangerous individuals manipulating the system. He becomes Batman and strikes fear into the hearts of men who do wrong.
Publisher: Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2005
Edition: Widescreen ed
ISBN: 9781419802263
1419802267
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (ca. 140 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in

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patch666
Jun 24, 2020

Fantastic movie and beginning of an epic trilogy

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mJJLnk7
Jun 18, 2020

First installment of the best live-action Batman (only "Mask of the Phantasm" and "The Dark Knight" are better Batman films, IMO).

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greatflicks
Mar 14, 2020

We really enjoyed the movie had all the ingredients needed to keep ones interest. Has humor, action, good plot, visuals, dialogue, conflict, and of course a good looking leading man and women. The shape of water, which was very good got the best movie award in 2018 and I would score this move a close second. As I remember it was nominated for best Cinematography and I can see why, it was great.

ArapahoeTina Oct 30, 2019

Christian Bale is still my favorite Batman. Sorry, Michael Keaton!

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Xambro7
Oct 19, 2019

Oh, I forgot that I have a pathological aversion to Michael Caine! Ruins a lot of good Batman Movies for me. Go back to stuffyland, Michael!

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ellisonlambo
Jun 09, 2019

Starts from the beginning about where the batman came from. Engaging,"You don't want the tumbler."

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Tony_Jeffers
Mar 11, 2019

Liam Neeson is about the meanest martial arts mentor I've ever seen none of this Grasshopper stuff. I'm a big fan of the classic comics and I much prefer the 1939 Batman. In the very first Batman origins story Bruce uses barbells to become so strong no broadswords involved. It doesn't mention Bruce going anywhere; but since it does say he studied Jujitsu possibly he went to Japan.
My biggest criticism of this movie is that Bruce's mother really should have been given more lines; she just smiles approvingly while his dad imparts some the Wayne wisdom upon him.

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MrsNikki
Mar 01, 2019

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robinandrews10
Feb 28, 2019

Excellent Batman film.

The first movie to really explore the origins of Batman, and it nails it.

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Trogon43
Sep 25, 2018

Trogon43 thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over

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KITKATK
Jun 28, 2018

KITKATK thinks this title is suitable for 11 years and over

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yshin1
Jun 09, 2014

yshin1 thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 11 and 99

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Tinuviel246
Jul 31, 2013

Tinuviel246 thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over

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erougeau
Aug 15, 2012

erougeau thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over

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IvanBello
Apr 29, 2012

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iwasthewalrus
Sep 19, 2010

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egyptianlily
Jul 17, 2008

egyptianlily thinks this title is suitable for 13 years and over

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reginator_22
Feb 14, 2018

Frightening or Intense Scenes: Disturbing images.

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erougeau
Aug 15, 2012

Frightening or Intense Scenes: There's some dark scenes, a few slightly scary ones, but it's not too bad if you're mature.

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TheBigMan
Feb 22, 2012

Frightening or Intense Scenes: Scarecrow was kinda scary at first, but he didn't really bother me. Younger ones might take it worse though.

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TheBigMan
Feb 22, 2012

Violence: PG-13 movie, you know what to expect.

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egyptianlily
Jul 17, 2008

Violence: mainly fist fights nothing to bad, but some disturbing dark scenes

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ArapahoeTina Oct 30, 2019

Alfred: “Why do we fall, sir?”
“So that we can learn to pick ourselves up.”

ArapahoeTina Oct 30, 2019

“Well, you know how it is. You're out at night, looking for kicks, someone's passing around the weaponized hallucinogens...“

ArapahoeTina Oct 30, 2019

"It's not who you are underneath, but what you do that defines you."

ohskaggs Dec 27, 2013

"Theatricality and deception are powerful agents. You must become more than just a man in the mind of your opponent." -Ducard

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flash2121 Jun 03, 2013

mystery adventure of the bat man the dark Knight...

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egyptianlily
Jul 17, 2008

the classic story of the DC comic hero Batman. After his parents are killed Bruce Wayne runs away from the harsh life in Gotham City running into the law and eventually getting arrested in Asia. After meeting with a wise caretaker Bruce discovers he wants to fight for justice and so returns to Gotham to reclaim his fathers throne as the leader of Wayne enterprises.While away crime has risen and Bruce Wayne discovers his alter ego Batman and goes against his first villian, Scarecrow

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