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Batman Returns

Special Guests: Daniel Waters, Sam Hamm, Mark Reinhart

Guest Co-Host: Mark Gledhill

In this special year-end episode, we’re looking at Batman, focusing especially on Tim Burton’s Batman Returns. We’re joined by Mark Gledhill of Comic Book Consideration to discuss The Bat (Michael Keaton), The Cat (Michelle Pfeiffer), and The Penguin (Danny DeVito).

Our special guests include screenwriters Sam Hamm (Batman, The Watchmen, Never Cry Wolf, Monkeybone) and Daniel Waters (Batman Returns, Heathers, Vampire Academy) along with writer Mark Reinhart (The Batman Filmography).


Buy Batman Return on Blu-Ray

Buy Batman: Blind Justice by Sam Hamm

Buy The Dark Knight Returns by Frank Miller

Buy Batman: Year One by Frank Miller

Buy The Killing Joke by Alan Moore

Buy The Batman Filmography by Mark S. Reinhart

Visit Comic Book Consideration

Read about The 7 best unproduced Batman screenplays (and what happened)

Listen to Mike talk about Tim Burton on Geek Juice Media

Listen to Daniel Waters on our Adventures of Ford Fairlane episode


“Batman (Main Title)” – Danny Elfman

“Birth of a Penguin” – Danny Elfman

“Face to Face” – Siouxsie & The Banshees

“I’m Bane” – Auralnauts

“Bat Dance” – Prince

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About The Author
Mike White
Mike White
Often mistaken for the ginger screenwriter/actor of the same name, Mike White has been a frequent contributor to publications such as CinemaScope, Paracinema, Detroit’s Metro Times, and Detour-Mag.com. He’s served on juries at the Slamdance, Cinekink, MicroCineFest and Kansas City film festivals. Additionally, he’s been featured in the documentaries David Goodis: To a Pulp and The People Vs. George Lucas. In 2010, BearManor Media published Impossibly Funky: A Cashiers du Cinemart Collection. A collection of film reviews, Cinema Detours, will be published in 2013.

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