The celebration for Batman Day 2023 continues. Allow yourself to be swept into the gripping narratives and stunning visuals that have chronicled the trials and triumphs of the Dark Knight over the years. From the jaw-dropping stunts in blockbuster films to the heartfelt episodes in animated series, we’ve hand-picked the crème de la crème to fuel your Batman festivities

Top 10 Movies and TV Shows to Watch on Batman Day 2023

For us Batman enthusiasts, the thrill never fades when it comes to the epic movies and TV series that spotlight our beloved caped crusader. From the thrilling action in the Dark Knight trilogy to the classic adventures in “Batman: The Animated Series”, these stories are a feast for any Batman fan, offering a thrilling ride through Gotham’s gritty streets time and time again. In celebration of Batman Day 2023, here are some of the Dark Knight’s appearances on the Big and Silver Screen.

Batman Movies & TV Shows


The Batman (2022)

Directed by: Matt Reeves

Starring: Robert Patterson, Zoe Kravitz and Jeffery Wright

A killer targets Gotham’s elite sending Batman on an investigation. As evidence mounts, he must forge new relationships, unmask the culprit, and bring justice to corruption.


Amazon: Click here to rent or buy The Batman on Amazon 


Batman (1989)

Directed by: Tim Burton

Starring: Jack Nicholson, Michael Keaton, and Kim Basinger

The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major nemesis being the clownishly homicidal Joker.

Amazon: Click here to rent or buy Batman on Amazon 



The Dark Knight (2008)

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Christian Bale,

The Dark Knight reunites Christian Bale with director Christopher Nolan and takes Batman across the world in his quest to fight a growing criminal threat known as The Joker.


Amazon: Click here to rent or buy The Dark Knight on Amazon 


Batman Under The Red Hood (2010)

Directed by: Brandon Veirri

Starring: Bruce Greenwood, and Jensen Ackles

Batman faces a vigilante who aims to clean up Gotham City but does not follow his moral code.


Amazon: Click here to rent or buy Batman Under the Red Hood on Amazon 



Batman Mask of the Phantasm (1993)

Directed by: Eric Radomski

Starring: Kevin Conroy,  Dana Delany, and Mark Hamill

In this stylish animated film, Batman battles a dangerous new foe who is trying to frame the Dark Knight for the murder of a crime lord–and who is mysteriously linked to Bruce Wayne’s former girlfriend.


Amazon: Click here to rent or buy Batman Mask of the Phantasm on Amazon 



The Lego Batman Movie (2017)

Directed by: Chris Mckay

Starring: Will Arnet, Zack Galifianakis, and

Lego Batman discovers there are big changes brewing in Gotham. If he wants to save the city from the Joker’s hostile takeover, Batman may have to drop the lone vigilante thing, try to work with others and maybe learn to lighten up.

Amazon: Click here to rent or buy The Lego Batman Movie on Amazon 



Batman vs. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2019)

Directed by: Jake Castorena

Starring: Troy Baker, Eric Bauza, and

In this exciting superhero crossover, when Shredder joins forces with Ra’s Al Ghul, The Dark Knight, and the Turtles must team up to stop the Foot Clan and League of Assassins!


Amazon: Click here to rent or buy Batman Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles on Amazon 



Batman The Dark Knight Returns Part 1 (2012)

Directed by: Jay Olivia

Starring: Peter Weller, Ariel Winter, and Wade Williams

Bruce Wayne, now 55 years old, comes out of retirement to don the cape and cowl to fight his old enemies, the Joker and Two-Face, for the final time. Then, an old ally arrives and is looking for one last fight.

Amazon: Click here to rent or buy Batman The Dark Knight Returns Part 1 on Amazon



Batman & Mr. Freeze Sub Zero (1998)

Directed by: Boyd Kirkland

Starring: Kevin Conroy, Michael Ansara,

The cryogenic supercriminal Mr. Freeze kidnaps Batgirl in a plot to save the life of his beloved wife, and Batman and Robin race to beat the clock to rescue Batgirl from the clutches of their icy adversary.


Amazon: Click here to rent or buy Batman & Mr Freeze Sub Zero on Amazon 



Batman The Animated Series (1993)

Starring: Kevin Conroy, Mark Hamill, Loren Lester

Vowing to avenge the murder of his wealthy parents, Bruce Wayne devotes his life to wiping out lawlessness in Gotham City. The Dark Knight joins Robin and Batgirl, battling his inner demons as well as the evil figures who bedevil him.



Amazon: Click here to rent or buy Batman the Animated Series on Amazon 


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