Batman Returns (1992): A Guilty Pleasure

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When a corrupt businessman and the freakish Penguin plot to take control of Gotham City, only Batman can stop them, while the Catwoman has her own agenda.

Guilty Pleasure Qualities:

Danny DeVito as the creepy and grotesque Penguin. Michelle Pfeiffer as Catwoman. Christopher Walken as the evil Max Shreck. More cheesy dialogue. More imaginative special-effects from Tim Burton.

Guilty Pleasure Level:

High (Revisited once or twice a year)


Tim Burton


  • Michael Keaton (as Batman / Bruce Wayne)
  • Danny DeVito (as Penguin / Oswald Cobblepot)
  • Michelle Pfeiffer (as Catwoman / Selina Kyle)


2 hours and 6 minutes


Action / Fantasy / Superhero

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