Welcome to Gotham City, America's crime capital! There is a new force for the cause of justice - District Attorney Harvey Dent. And, a mysterious creature of the night, The Batman! Who is this Dark Knight? How is he connected to the dashing millionaire philanthropist Bruce Wayne? Everyone from the Gotham Police to Commissioner Gordonto reporter Alexander Knox and photographer Vicki Vale want to know. This adaptation of the Tim Burton-directed Batman, brings Michael Keaton's Batmanface-to-face, or mano y mano with Jack Nicholson's Joker! What scheme does the "Clown Prince of Crime" have up his sleeve to celebrate Gotham's bicentennial?