news culture Batman on Netflix: 5 films and series on the Dark Knight before the release of The Batman
Batman is a cult hero of the DC universe who fights crime on paper as well as on film, and has done so since his birth in 1939. The Dark Knight has had the right to numerous adaptations on the small and big screen. HelloSolar.info’s editorial staff brings you the best of Batman on Netflix today.
We cut to the quick with this first film! ninja batman was released in 2018 on Netflix and was directed by Junpei Mizusaki, a regular in animated productions with Star Wars Vision (2021) and Rockman X Command Mission (2004) on his list. It is in a fantasized feudal Japan that our Dark Knight finds himself projected following a bad experience facing Gorilla Grodd. After being chased by samurai, Batman encounters Catwoman, also trapped in the past. The Cat Woman and the Bat then understand that the Joker has taken over Japan by abusing the country’s nobles. Our hero finds himself far from Gotham and its landmarks, a difficult ordeal, which he must overcome at all costs in order to prevent the Joker from rewriting history. Batman Ninja is an interesting adaptation of the Dark Knight mythos. Seeing him away from Gotham allows fans to learn more about the character. Plus, it’s very refreshing to see Batman in such a high quality animated film.
Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice
In batman v superman (2016) directed by Zack Synder, director to whom we owe Watchmen (2009) and of course Man of Steel (2013), the two sacred monsters of DC confront their ideological vision of the world. After witnessing the collateral damage caused by Superman, the Black Knight decides to investigate the Man of Steel, convinced that his omnipotence represents a danger for humanity. For his part, the eccentric businessman Lex Luthor discovers a mineral likely to eliminate Superman: Kryptonite. Deep in the machination, the confrontation now seems inevitable. Batman V Supderman is a well-paced action film that questions the balance of power in a universe where humans and “gods” live side by side.
We’re going back to Batman’s hometown! Series Gotham, released in 2014, was created by Bruno Heller (Mentalist, Pennyworth) and looks like an Origin Story for Bruce Wayne (David Mazouz) and James Gordon (Ben Mckenzie). Crime-ridden Gotham City is bent under pressure from the mob and corrupt politicians. The story begins when Bruce Wayne, still young, watches helplessly as his parents are murdered. Commissioner James Gordon, determined to solve this case, begins to work with the one who will later become and after many events the Dark Knight. Meanwhile, the gangs of Carmine Falcone and Salvatore Maroni set their sights on Gotham. Batman and Gordon find themselves in the middle of a bigger war than they ever imagined.
The Dark Knight
Directed by Christopher Nolan and scripted by Jonathan Nolan, The Dark Knight was released in 2008 in our dark rooms. Darker and more rooted in reality, this second part is part of a trilogy hailed by fans. Accompanied by police lieutenant Jim Gordon, the protector of Gotham sets out to eliminate the remaining criminal organizations. However, a criminal mastermind makes a remarkable appearance and single-handedly wreaks havoc in town. This criminal is the Joker played by the late Heath Ledger. The Dark Knight is a high-tension mission for a Batman who finds himself pushed to his limits.
The Dark Knight Rises
Always with the Nolan brothers at the helm, The Dark Knight Rises arrives on July 20, 2012 at the cinema, and marks the end of the trilogy of the same name. The film takes place 8 years after the events of The Dark Knight. Although Batman has disappeared from the radar following the death of Two-Face, crime has fallen sharply. However, this short period of peace ends with the arrival of the terrible Bane, which pushes Batman out of the shadows and back into service. The Dark Knight Rises concludes in beauty a trilogy which knew how to revisit the myth of the Dark Knight.
Batman hasn’t finished surprising us. On the side of Warner Bros, we expect the game Gotham Knights for 2022. In the cinema, we welcome The Batman on March 2, 2022. You now have something to occupy you while waiting for these titles.