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Batman: The Animated Series 

The Dark Knight battles crime in Gotham City with occasional help from Robin and Batgirl.
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Top Rated TV #24 | Won 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 3 wins & 19 nominations. See more awards »
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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 Spiricom

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Harley Quinn's relationship with The Joker was intended as a Punch and Judy coupling, but with the roles reversed. She was initially a one-shot character, but audiences took to her. She was brought back for more, and the writers even took the time to sketch a comic-book origin for Harley, to make her seem more real. See more »

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Selina Kyle: You've got to admit there's something between us.
Batman: Yes. It's the law.
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The opening credits is a vignette: a bank robbery takes place and Batman pursues and subdues the criminals. See more »

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Followed by Batman: Rise of Sin Tzu (2003) See more »

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Batman The Animated Series
Written by Danny Elfman & Shirley Walker
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They Don't Make Them Like This Anymore
13 March 2002 | by See all my reviews

Perhaps the best animated series ever. It provides great accuracy in the stories and characters, while allows innovation and imagination. They "pull no punches" and didn't try to make this a kiddy show. It became the trend setter for "Superman" and "Batman: Beyond", even though neither can compare.


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