Batman Returns - Danny Elfman

Batman Returns
(Danny Elfman)

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Batman Returns
by Danny Elfman

Poster Batman Returns
Batman Returns ” is a 1992 American superhero film directed by Tim Burton and produced by Denise Di Novi and Burton, based on the DC Comics character Batman by Bill Finger and Bob Kane. The sequel to the 1989 film Batman, it is the second installment of Warner Bros.’ initial Batman film series, and stars Michael Keaton as Bruce Wayne / Batman, alongside Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken, Michael Gough, Pat Hingle, Michael Murphy, and Vincent Schiavelli. In Batman Returns, Batman faces the Penguin, who plots to kill all of Gotham City’s firstborn sons, while dealing with Max Shreck, a corrupt tycoon who allies with the Penguin to bring Gotham City under his control, and Catwoman, who seeks vengeance against Shreck. Critics praised its action sequences, performances, Danny Elfman’s score, effects and villains, but its PG-13 rating was criticized due to the dark tone and violence.