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Batman The Killing Joke: Absurd Subplot Diminishes Adaptation of Classic Graphic Novel [Review]

While Warner Brothers’ DC Comics live-action movie slate has caused division amongst critics and fans thus far, their direct-to-video original animated movies have been universally appealing for the most part. But with Batman: The Killing Joke, one of the most influential stories about the Joker, comes high expectations. Did directors (and Warner Brothers Animation veterans) Sam Liu and Bruce Timm deliver what fans of the Batman mythology were expecting? Yes, but not without consequence. Continue reading Batman The Killing Joke: Absurd Subplot Diminishes Adaptation of Classic Graphic Novel [Review]