Re: List of Things Batman Returns got Right/Wrong
Originally Posted by omerhead
It's Batman not some extremely psychological thriller that Returns made it.
Man please the whole purpose of that arc is Batman in itself it's something that has thematically happened in the comics as well. Psychology has become a big aspect of the mythos. Plus once again this is a film it's supposed to cater to a wider audience with different sensibilities than just comic fans and this is coming from a lifelong comics fan. In a film you need to have a hook and themes to engage the viewer beyond just the obvious.
I enjoy comic book adaptations but I'm a comic book fan first and foremost. Not a comic book movie fan.
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