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For some reason, I re-watched Batman: Mask of the Phantasm earlier this week and I felt the need to review it, even though it is over twenty years old at this point. I did not see this movie until 5 years after it was released, but it had a profound effect on my love for Batman. So, this is more than just a review. It is a chance to talk about the greatest Batman movie ever made. “Vengeance blackens the soul, Bruce. I’ve always feared that you would become that which you fought against. You walk the edge of that abyss every night, but you haven’t fallen in and I thank heaven for that.” With that, Alfred once again extends a helping hand to Bruce at his lowest point, while touching on the duality of Batman. Written by Alan Burnett and Paul Dini (among others) Alfred’s line harkens back to...