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Batman Forever (Two-Disc Special Edition) (2005)

Val Kilmer , Tommy Lee Jones , Joel Schumacher  |  PG-13 |  DVD
3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (366 customer reviews)

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  • Actors: Val Kilmer, Tommy Lee Jones, Jim Carrey, Nicole Kidman, Chris O'Donnell
  • Directors: Joel Schumacher
  • Writers: Lee Batchler, Janet Scott Batchler, Akiva Goldsman
  • Producers: Tim Burton, Peter Macgregor-Scott, Benjamin Melniker, Michael E. Uslan
  • Format: AC-3, Closed-captioned, Color, Dolby, DTS Surround Sound, Dubbed, NTSC, Special Edition, Subtitled, Widescreen
  • Language: English (Dolby Digital 5.1), English (DTS 5.1), French (Dolby Digital 5.1)
  • Subtitles: English, Spanish, French
  • Dubbed: French
  • Region: Region 1 (U.S. and Canada only. Read more about DVD formats.)
  • Aspect Ratio: 1.85:1
  • Number of discs: 2
  • Rated: PG-13 (Parental Guidance Suggested)
  • Studio: Warner Home Video
  • DVD Release Date: February 10, 2009
  • Run Time: 121 minutes
  • Average Customer Review: 3.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (366 customer reviews)
  • ASIN: B000B5XOXY
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #127,033 in Movies & TV (See Top 100 in Movies & TV)
  • Learn more about "Batman Forever (Two-Disc Special Edition)" on IMDb

Special Features

  • Additional Scenes
  • Riddle Me This: Why is Batman Forever? – How a new director and cast created a new version of Gotham’s classic good and bad guys
  • Shadows of the Bat: The Cinematic Saga of the Dark Knight Part 5: Reinventing a Hero
  • Beyond Batman Documentary Gallery: Out of the Shadows: The Production Design of Batman Forever, The Many Faces of Gotham City, Knight Moves: The Stunts of Batman Forever, Imaging Forever: The Visual Effects of Batman Forever, Scoring Forever: The Music of Batman Forever
  • Kiss from a Rose Music Video by Seal
  • The Heroes and The Villains Profile Galleries
  • New Digital Transfer with Both 5.1 Dolby and DTS Surround
  • Theatrical Trailer

Editorial Reviews

Riddle me this, riddle me that, you'll find adventure on the wings of a bat! Brace for excitement as Val Kilmer (Batman), Tommy Lee Jones (Two-Face), Jim Carrey (the Riddler), Nicole Kidman (Dr. Chase Meridian) and chris O'Donnell (Robin) star in the third formidable film in Warner Bros.' Batman series. Joel Schumacher directs and Tim Burton co-produces this thrill-ride of a movie that thunders along on Batmobile, Batwing, Batboat, Batsub and bold heroics. Hang on!

DVD Features:
Additional Scenes
Audio Commentary:Commentary by Joel Schumacher
Documentaries:Riddle Me This: Why is Batman Forever? Shadows of the Bat: The Cinematic Saga of the Dark Knight, Part 4 Behind the Scenes Gallery
Featurette:Heroes and Villains Profiles
Music Video:Kiss from a Rose by Seal


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23 of 25 people found the following review helpful
Format:DVD|Verified Purchase
Yes, I know, loving this movie isn't a popular opinion, but I'm going to go against the grain and speak out for this guilty pleasure of mine, particularly after seeing the 2-disc special edition dvd recently...

Batman Forever and its' very different tone from the first two, Tim Burton-driven films, was made to appeal to a far wider audience than those very dark films, while keeping the spirit of the Batman mythos intact. I believe the film accomplished this. There were plenty of bright lights, new bat-gizmos and bat-gadgets, exciting action-fight scenes, and even a young, edgy, heart-throb in Chris O'Donnell's Robin to appeal to kids without worrying their parents too much, and at the same time, Batman/Bruce Wayne's tortured psyche, duality and isolation was presented respectfully. Batman's darkness was still there, just shown more subltely, less graphically, yet no less tragically because we don't actually SEE people dying horribly left and right.

The story had substance and was a worthy addition to the Batman mythos. Backstories not previously touched upon were explored to my satisfaction, and the added deleted scenes in this version of the dvd flesh things out even further and make me wish that time restrictions on theatrical releases weren't quite so stringent.

Bob Kane, the creator of the Batman comic character, has said that of all the actors who have played Batman over the years, he thought blond Val Kilmer was the best and I agree. Kilmer is statuesque and stoic in the cowl and cape, using his eyes and lips to formidable effectiveness; his jaw and mouth are strong and perfectly suited for the confines of the costume. He moved well in it, even doing some of his own martial arts (such as in the opening sequence, at the bank).
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28 of 35 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A really good watch, if not as dark as the previous films September 30, 2005
By Vanessa
Format:DVD
Okay okay,. everyone agrees that Tim Burton is the master of the Gothic, when it comes to films. Just look at some of the films he has done and that's proof enough. And everyone knows that Joel Schumacher isn't, plain and simple, neither does he have the impressive back-catalogue that Sir Burton has. (the only other film I have viewed by Schumacher is "The Lost Boys", which is actually a very good film. But it was the 80s, come on.)

However, that does not deter this film from being a fantastic one. I like the way he mouled Gotham into a really cool, bright-coloured and still dark and gothic city, with amazing glowing clothes and buildings. It seems like a real party city, one you'd definitely want to swing by.

In my opinion, Val Kilmer is a far better Batman than Micheal Keaton. To be Batman, you have to have the Bruce Wayne lips, as they are the only things you can really see with the mask on. And sure, Micheal Keaton had those. But take the mask off, and he just wasn't CONVINCING as Bruce Wayne. Not at all. However, Val Kilmer portrays Bruce Wayne perfectly; smooth and suave, and gorgeously serious. And then, as he steps into the suit, he is instantly the strong, tough Batman that we know and love. George Clooney was horrifying in this role, and I haven't yet seen Christian Bale's performance, but Val Kilmer is the winner, hands-down.

The two bad guys in this outing are Two-Face (played by a demented Tommy Lee Jones) and The Riddler (played by an absolutely amazingly freaky Jim Carrey). It is extremely unusual seeing Tommy Lee Jones in a role like this. I have no idea why he took it, but I'm glad he did, as he shows Harvey Dent's split-personality monster man with a certain flair. Plus he looks fantastic in that costume.

But Jim Carrey. Just wow.
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15 of 18 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Kilmer is a great Batman December 5, 2000
By A Customer
Format:VHS Tape
I think Batman Forever is a very fun movie.It's not as good as the first Batman movie,but I liked it better than Batman Returns,which I thought was too dark and dreary.(although you have to love Michelle Pfeiffer as Catwoman)In Batman Forever Val Kilmer takes over the role of Bruce Wayne/Batman and does an outstanding job,although Michael Keaton is still the best Batman.Tommy Lee Jones as Two Face(formerly Gotham District Attorney Harvey Dent,who was played by Billy Dee Williams in the first Batman)and Jim Carrey as The Riddler are the films villains,and they both are very good.Nicole Kidman is very good and incredibly gorgeous as Dr.Chase Meridian,Bruce/Batman's love interest in this film.Chris O'Donnell plays Dick Grayson/Robin and isn't too bad.The special effects are excellent,and the soundtrack is good.Overall,while a lot of people might disagree with me,I really like Batman Forever.
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8 of 9 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Batman is indeed Forever... June 25, 2007
Format:DVD
I must tell you, for quite some time I did not like this movie. I have been a big fan of the Micheal Keaton movies, as well as the Animated Series of the 90's. This film marked Joel Schumakers first step into the Batman universe, and needless to say, it wasn't nearly as good as either of the Tim Burton films. However, as I watched this a few more times, and got past the "Its Schumaker!" I realized that even though Schumaker had made some really poor directors choices, there were not nearly as many as in his next Bat film, the one credited with single handedly ruining the franchise, Batman and Robin. Batman Forever, though riddled with campy moments, especially after the appearance of Robin, is still as a whole, a good Batman film. Val Kilmers performance as both Bruce Wayne and Batman actually surpasses Micheal Keatons, due to Val's very intense persona and tragedy stricken Bruce Wayne.

I would say that the worst part of this movie is how Schumaker portrayed the two main villians, Two-Face and the Riddler. The Riddler, who, in the comics was genius, thinking up crimes so sophisticated, he thought it only fair to leave behind riddles for the Batman to follow, was portrayed here by Jim Carrey, a lukewarm choice in my opinion. The character came off very much more like a Joker than a Riddler, and you'll see what I mean if you watch the film. Nowhere is the intelligent, calm and composed villian I expected.
Secondly (ha, a pun worthy of Schumaker) Two-Face, possibly one of the most tragic and deadly of Batman's Rogues Gallery, is portrayed marginally by Tommy Lee Jones. Now, Jones was indeed the perfect person to play this character, and it is really too bad that his performance was limited to nothing more than hired muscle for the Riddler.
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5.0 out of 5 stars My son loved it
My son loved this movie. He is a huge batman fan and this is one of his favorites out of all of them.
Published 4 days ago by BaileyGirl1
5.0 out of 5 stars Good fun in 1995 and Still Good fun in 2014! Val "Doc Holiday" Kilmer...
I've always liked this movie as I considered it to be the last Batman movie that was good and acceptable before the Christian Bale trilogy. Read more
Published 20 days ago by Number Six
5.0 out of 5 stars Its different, but good.
The music in this cd is different, but I still like it. The music made up by Prince. Its not like the other cds of Batman and this one is good.
Published 23 days ago by Sueg
5.0 out of 5 stars Best of the "bad" Batman movies.
Arrived quickly and in perfect/brand new conditions. Which is good since that's how it was listed...i only added that because now I have to type a minimal word review. Read more
Published 27 days ago by Movie Man
5.0 out of 5 stars Son loves it
Good buy. Price was reasonable . Son loves it! He is only 4 but it's a good movie to keep his attention
Published 1 month ago by jewel322
4.0 out of 5 stars What goes around, comes around around...
Bruce Wayne should've been mo considerate before rejecting Edward Nygma/The Riddler's invention. Intelligence can be used in so many different ways, ya never know if ya ticked off... Read more
Published 1 month ago by chink514
1.0 out of 5 stars Boring
Ugh. Jim Carrey is so boring and infantile. What a waste of a movie. We didn't even watch it to the end. Just stupid.
Published 1 month ago by Renaissance Man
5.0 out of 5 stars Great
It came in the mail super fast. I have this movie in VHS and i love it. So being able to find it in dvd format was such a treat.
Published 1 month ago by Vanessa
3.0 out of 5 stars At least it isn't Batman and Robin
Personally, my favorite live action take on Batman to date is the two Tim Burton movies. Yes, they were comical, but they were serious enough too. Read more
Published 1 month ago by mmcmullen007
5.0 out of 5 stars classic
This is a classic for all batman fans. A must have in your collection. A must watch. Entertaining and fun
Published 2 months ago by Jorge
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