Upcoming Dark Knight Returns Cartoon Reminds Us of Batman's Stance on Guns: "These Are the Weapons of Cowards"

As this clip from the second part of the animated adaptation of Frank Miller's classic graphic novel shows, Batman's position on gun control has always been clear. Bruce Wayne thinks that nobody should have them. Given the trauma that lay in his past, you can't really blame the guy.

As good as this scene is, the… »1/15/13 3:15pm1/15/13 3:15pm

A New Dark Knight Returns Trailer Means We’re In For a Show, Kids

It's a big deal when Batman disappears. It's a bigger deal when he comes back.

If you saw this summer's The Dark Knight Rises, then the preview of the upcoming Dark Knight Returns animated movie above might feel a little familiar. Christopher Nolan's film featured a beat-for-beat recreation of this iconic scene… »8/28/12 3:20pm8/28/12 3:20pm

One of Batman's Best Stories Comes to Life in a New Animated Movie

I'd known about the upcoming animated adaption of The Dark Knight Returns for a while now, but that awareness receded somewhere into the back of my brain somewhere. Like Old Bruce in a bathrobe.

But this new trailer— via MTV Geek »7/31/12 3:30pm7/31/12 3:30pm—is like "the rain on my chest," a baptism. A baptism of remembering. It makes sense to…