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Old 08-25-2006, 10:23 AM   #42
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Default Re: am I the only one who DIDN'T think Nicholson nailed joker??

Originally Posted by spider-neil
the interrogation scene nails what batman is all about.

first you see bats talking to gordon '...he'll talk to me' a very gruff voice but there is no menace it

then you the dirty cop upside down and there is batman in the alcove

I was like OH. MY. GOSH!
THAT is batman

well I thought that exact thing when I saw the return of joker
THAT is joker

and at no time watching nicholson did I feel that, he wasn't menacing, he wasn't scary and I was a kid at the time for petes sake therefore (for me) he wasn't joker.
I thought the scene where Joker fried the guy with the joy buzzer was pretty intense. And watching him just laugh it off made him seem insane.

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