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Bale wins hands down. He is the actor who has portrayed Batman as he was in the DC comics. No-one else, apart from maybe Val Kilmner, has come close to the dark, aggressive, vigilante Batman was meantt o represent.

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Christian Bale clearly wins it for me. Exactly how Batman should be.

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Bale wins it for me, though George Clooney did a good job they just got kind of hard to take seriously (Clooney's batman I mean, he wasnt dark enough and didnt do the comic justice)
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The origonal tv sierise with the ridiculosly over the top everything. To everyone who thinks the batman comics are suposed to be dark, read the oldies.

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Micheal Keaton for me. I thought he did a better job of seperating Bruce Wayne from Batman. Physically he doesn't come across as any type of hero, but put on the suit, and he'll kick your ass. While I like Bale's Batman, he, along with Clooney, too easily fits the stereotype of a superhero's alter ego, fit, handsome and glamorous.

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Christian "Batman" Bale is hands down my favorite.

BTW Heath Ledger is my favorite Joker

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i think i made a pretty good batman when i was five, i looked cool, always won with style and had very convincing flying.

also wtf before i posted 5 versions of this post and then i deleted one and all of them went away and my post count still went up 6 posts from it O.o i didnt even press the post button twice...

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Bale wins it for me, Kilmer made a better Batman than Keaton, but the Keaton films were better.

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Christian "Batman" Bale is hands down my favorite.

BTW Heath Ledger is my favorite Joker
Damn straight on both counts, especially Ledger. I will never be able to see anyone else as the Joker again.

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What?! No mention of Kevin Conroy from the Animated Series?

Much as Mark Hamil was my favorite Joker (Heath Ledger's Joker was fantastic, but it was a darker, different kind of Joker. Perfect for the new movies, but not my favorite), Kevin Conroy's Batman voice has been my gold standard.

Bale is the best of the live actors, but his batman voice is, quite frankly, silly.
Too snarly and growly, like he;s a little kid trying to make a monster voice. Kevin Conroy was able to give Bruce and the Bat both markedly different voices wghile still makaging to make them similar enough to be the same person.

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