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Old 12-15-2011, 09:01 PM   #20
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Default Re: The "Nolan's views on Batman villains" thread

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Originally Posted by TheDragonator View Post
But none of the villains I mentioned have a personality ANYTHING LIKE JOKER'S.
They all have some rage directed at an authority figure based on a possibly tragic past. Joker's stories implied that in TDK, though they sounded different each time. That common thread was present beneath the morphing veneer.

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“Evil is nothing but a word, an objectification where no objectification is necessary. Cast aside this notion of some external agency as the source of inconceivable inhumanity – the sad truth is our possession of an innate proclivity towards indifference, towards deliberate denial of mercy, towards disengaging all that is moral within us. But if that is too dire, let’s call it evil. And paint it with fire and venom.”
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