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Old 04-07-2013, 01:50 PM   #615
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Default Re: am I the only one who DIDN'T think Nicholson nailed joker??

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Originally Posted by Skrilla31 View Post
Okay so it's wrong when Joker has a hand in creating Batman but it's okay when Ra's Al Ghul has a hand in creating Batman? Where do you draw the line? At what point is it okay to take a few liberties and at what point isn't it? The fact is in both cases, the origin of Batman is re-imagined so that the filmmaker is able to tell a stronger story.
I know what you mean. But: I had no problem with Ra's being Bruce's mentor as well. I thought it was an interesting take on the Ra's character and the relationship of them both.
But I had a huge problem withe Pre-Joker killing the Waynes. In my eyes that weakened the Batman - Joker relationship.
So, where do I draw the line? Hard to tell. The Ra's story felt right for me, the B89-Joker being the Waynes' murderer not.

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