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Old August 9 2008, 08:36 PM   #71
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Re: BATMAN 3 RUMOR next Villian??

Captaindemotion wrote: View Post
^ Yeah, I agree (with you, not him). You don't have to do the Penguin as a grotesque, a la Returns. He could simply be a short fat and ugly gangster, who hates the name.
Like Bugsy?

(In hating the nickname, that is.)

I can see Nolan's point, though. Quite aside from the grotesque monster in Burton's film, a fellow going around in stereotypical capitalist garb is a little silly for his films. But that could be toned down to a tendency to dress in a faux upper-class manner. I think the character would work - and he's always been my favourite villain from Batman's catalogue - but I can live without seeing him in Nolan's films.

I actually like DeNiro's take in Batman Returns, you see. I think it's the strongest preformance in that movie and in the Burton/Schumacher pictures in general.
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