What is ‘Batman: The Killing Joke’?

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In the late eighties comic books and in paticular Batman was reinventing itself into a grimm dark reflection of the happy kid friendly books they had once been. Keen to loose the connection to Adam West and ‘Bat-shark repellent’ writers such as Moore and Millar were hard at work to bring us the Bat we know today. Yet one of those books was a little bit more “problematic” than the others and is still a heated topic for conversation today. So lets see if I can add anything new to the discussion and cash in on those google statistics; what with Bruce Timm’s version out on DVD fairly soon.

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