Re: The Dark Knight to have a female villain?
Talia is the daughter of arguably Bruce's greatest enemy
I would have grouped Ra's al-Ghul under the B-Lister category, to be clear. Never heard of him before Batman Begins and it's really Liam Neeson that manages to make the villain work.
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