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The “Dark Knight Returns” as a two part animated movie

Frank Miller’s iconic take on the Batman depicted in the 1986 comic series [amazon_link id="B001TMX97E" target="_blank" container="" container_class="" ]The Dark Night Returns[/amazon_link] will be released as a two part animated film.  MTV Geek has the trailer.

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The impact of “The Dark Knight Returns” on the Batman character cannot be overstated.  Reading it was a psychic backlash to the campy Batman image generated from the 1968 television series most were familiar with at that time (including myself).  It pretty much cemented the modern view of the Batman character.

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