Aronofsky's Batman Would Have Been Too Dark, Too Violent

Movie-maker DARREN ARONOFSKY is secretly relieved his take on BATMAN never got the OK from studio bosses - because it would have been too violent. The REQUIEM FOR A DREAM director was among the favourites to write the screenplay for the film that became BATMAN BEGINS - and he admits his vision would have been too dark and too violent. He tells moviehole.net says, "My pitch was always very realistic. I wasn't interested in fantasy, I was interested in the psychology of a real man dressing in a disguise to pay out real vengeance. "The Batmobile was a souped-up Lincoln Continental with a bus engine. It was technical and rusty and extremely violent. They would have never let us have violence."


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