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Old 11-23-2013, 02:32 AM   #131
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Default Re: The Batman Reboot JOKER Casting Thread

Originally Posted by gwynplaine View Post
They explored it in TDK with Thomas Schiff (Batman mentions how the Joker attracts the crazies) and the fat dude with the bomb in his belly ("The boss said he would make the voices go away. He said he would go inside and replace them with bright lights.") I like how they felt more like disciples than just henchmen like Bob in B89 and they reminded of the Manson Family or some crazy followers of a dangerous guru or cult leader.
I wouldn't say they explored it, particularly, since those moments were extremely brief and stemmed from a need to advance quite separate plot points.

Originally Posted by Rodrigo90 View Post
Harley should be used for that.
Yes, if adapted sensitively, she could be a very compelling character.

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