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Batman (23-Jun-1989)

Director: Tim Burton

Writers: Sam Hamm; Warren Skaaren

Music by: Danny Elfman

Producers: Jon Peters; Peter Guber

Keywords: Action/Adventure, Comic Book, Batman

In a dark and crowded Gotham City, crime is controlled by boss Carl Grissom and his second-in-command, Jack Napier. During a shootout at a chemical factory, Napier is permanently disfigured; he kills Grissom and takes control of his criminal enterprises, and as "The Joker" embarks on a maniacal scheme to terrorize citizens through their personal hygiene products. Batman and the Joker engage in a climactic battle of wits escalating to dizzying heights. Won an Oscar for Best Set Decoration; received a Hugo nomination for Best Dramatic Presentation.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Kim Basinger
Actor
8-Dec-1953   L.A. Confidential
Michael Gough
Actor
23-Nov-1917 17-Mar-2011 Alfred in Batman films
Garrick Hagon
Actor
27-Sep-1939   Gavin Jones in The Adventurer
Jerry Hall
Model
2-Jul-1956   Second wife of Mick Jagger
Pat Hingle
Actor
19-Jul-1924 3-Jan-2009 Commissioner Gordon in Batman films
Michael Keaton
Actor
9-Sep-1951   Batman
Jack Nicholson
Actor
22-Apr-1937   Chinatown
Jack Palance
Actor
18-Feb-1919 10-Nov-2006 Performed one-handed push-ups
Tracey Walter
Actor
25-Nov-1942   Miller in Repo Man
Billy Dee Williams
Actor
6-Apr-1937   Lando Calrissian, Colt-45 malt liquor pitchman
Robert Wuhl
Actor
9-Oct-1951   Arliss on Arli$$

CAST

Jack Nicholson   ...   Joker / Jack Napier
Michael Keaton   ...   Batman / Bruce Wayne
Kim Basinger   ...   Vicki Vale
Robert Wuhl   ...   Alexander Knox
Pat Hingle   ...   Commissioner Gordon
Billy Dee Williams   ...   Harvey Dent
Michael Gough   ...   Alfred
and
Jack Palance   ...   Grissom
Co-Starring
Jerry Hall   ...   Alicia
Tracey Walter   ...   Bob the Goon
Lee Wallace   ...   Mayor
William Hootkins   ...   Eckhardt
Richard Strange   ...   Goon
Carl Chase   ...   Goon
Mac Macdonald   ...   Goon
George Lane Cooper   ...   Goon
Terence Plummer   ...   Goon
Philip Tan   ...   Goon
John Sterland   ...   Accountant
Edwin Craig   ...   Rotelli
Vincent Wong   ...   Crimelord 1
Joel Cutrara   ...   Crimelord 2
John Dair   ...   Ricorso
Christopher Fairbank   ...   Nic
George Roth   ...   Eddie
Kate Harper   ...   Anchorwoman
Bruce McGuire   ...   Anchorman
Richard Durden   ...   TV Director
Kit Hollerbach   ...   Becky
Lachelle Carl   ...   TV Technician
Del Baker   ...   Napier Hood
Jazzer Jeyes   ...   Napier Hood
Wayne Michaels   ...   Napier Hood
Valentino Musetti   ...   Napier Hood
Rocky Taylor   ...   Napier Hood
Keith Edwards   ...   Reporter
Leon Herbert   ...   Reporter
Steve Plytas   ...   Doctor
Anthony Wellington   ...   Patrolman at Party
Amir Korangy   ...   Wine Steward
Hugo E. Blick   ...   Young Jack Napier
Charles Roskilly   ...   Young Bruce Wayne
Philip O'Brien   ...   Maitre D
Michael Balfour   ...   Scientist
Liza Ross   ...   Mom
Garrick Hagon   ...   Dad
Adrian Meyers   ...   Jimmy
David Baxt   ...   Dr. Wayne
Sharon Holm   ...   Mrs. Wayne
Clyde Gatell   ...   Other Mugger
Jon Soresi   ...   Medic
Sam Douglas   ...   Lawyer
Elliott Stein   ...   Man in Crowd
Dennis Lill   ...   Bob the Cartoonist
Paul Birchard   ...   Another Reporter
Paul Michael   ...   Cop

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