Speech Bubbles: Comics & Graphic Novels
Comic Fan Talk About Comic Books!

Speech Bubbles: Comics & Graphic Novels » Discussions

by   
The Joker and the Batman...

Riddle me this...
Who laughs in the face of danger, wears a comic grin, combs his hair so green, and is happier than sin?
Who dons a cape and cowl, crouches in the night, battles crime in Gotham, and on black wings takes flight?


Okay, let's cut through the camp. There have been many different variations in comics and adaptations of the Batman and Joker characters in different media. Earlier I asked the question as to which version of Batman was people's favorite, but now I want to expand upon that simple question and ask people to discuss what versions in what mediums functions best as a duo... after all, where would ol' Batsy be without his laughable (affable) friend (fiend) the Joker?

Reply to this discussion

Reply must be less then null characters
Showing 1-5 of 5
by    Posted october 15, 2011
To get people thinking, here's a link to a recent slideshow on Yahoo in which some different pairings of Batman and the Joker are commented upon.
by    Posted october 15, 2011
well, that is easy. Heath Ledger and Christian Bale on film, "Death in the Famiy" in comics, Kevin Conroy and Mark Hamill in the animated series...nope I am not including Adam West and that guy....
by    Posted october 18, 2011
LOL! No Adam West and Cesar Romano for you? But they were so faithful... to the crappy Batman stories of the '50s!
by    Posted november 02, 2011
I think that Christian Bale is the best film Batman and Jack Nicholson is the best film Joker but, they weren't paired together. So, I'll go with Woo and say Bale and Ledger. I don't know enough about the cartoons to really choose there but, I'd go with Mark Hamill and Kevin conroy, since they were the pair from the cartoon that I actually have seen.
by    Posted november 02, 2011
Now that Mark Hamill is leaving the Joker behind him (for now at least), I wonder who they will choose to play him opposite Kevin Conroy in the upcoming animated adaptation of Frank Miller's The Dark Knight Returns.
1
© 2014 Lunch.com, LLC All Rights Reserved
Lunch.com - Relevant reviews by real people.
Speech Bubbles: Comics & Graphic Novels is part of the Lunch.com Network - Get this on your site
()
This is you!
Ranked #
Last login
Member since
reviews
comments
ratings
questions
compliments
lists