Batman: Mask Of The Phantasm (1993)
Unmasking the Phantasm is just one of the twists in Batman: Mask of Phantasm, "one of the most imaginative films of the past year". Only here will you discover all-new revelations about Batman's past, his archrival the Joker and the most grueling battle of Batman's life - the choice between his love of a beautiful woman and his vow to be the defender of right.
Playlist: Batman: Mask of the Phantasm
Binging the Bat: HBO Max Adds New Batman Titles to its Lineup
Here’s some good news: HBO Max now has a lot more Batman shows and movies available for streaming than ever before, with the service freshly adding some of the very best...
Batman, a History of Heroics: 1980s-1990s
The 1980s was arguably the most consequential decade for Batman since his debut, with the release of three of his most widely read and influential storylines and the debut of his...
Behind the Bat: An Interview with Kevin Conroy
For many fans, Kevin Conroy has been the definitive voice of Batman for over two decades, and it’s not hard to see why. From the first episode of Batman: The Animated...
Tom King and Clay Mann Keep Love Alive in Batman/Catwoman
During his four-plus years as the writer of Batman, Tom King brought new emotion and depth to the decades-old “will they or won’t they?” romance between Batman and Catwoman...
Detecting Batman in Animation
The cartoons of my youth aren't like cartoons today. The animation may not look all that different, but the storytelling techniques have grown by leaps and bounds. While cartoons...
Batman's Feature Length PhantasmAsk a Batman fan of a certain age what their favorite Batman movie is and there’s a good chance their answer is Batman: Mask of the Phantasm. However, move down the age spectrum a bit and ask a younger Batman fan about the film and you may find that they haven’t even heard of it. While it’s not unusual for iterations of a long-beloved character like Batman to resonate most strongly with the generation they first appeared, Batman: Mask of the Phantasm seems to be a particularly unique case.