Batman is a 2015 superhero film based on the DC Comics character Batman, directed by Matt Reeves and written by Reeves, Mark Bomback & Michael Green. It is the first film in the Manhattaman DCCU and the first film of Phase 1.
It stars Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne/Batman, Pierce Brosnan as Alfred Pennyworth, Emilia Clarke as Silver St. Cloud, Josh Gad as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin, Bryan Cranston as James Gordon, Sebastian Stan as Harvey Dent, Forest Whitaker as Lucius Fox, and Viggo Mortensen as Carmine Falcone.
- Robert Pattinson as Bruce Wayne/Batman: A billionaire heir who witnesses his parents' deaths at the age of 10. He leaves his hometown but returns years later to operate as a masked vigilante and bring justice upon his parents and the criminal underworld of Gotham City.
- Pierce Brosnan as Alfred Pennyworth: A trusted butler who is left as Bruce's legal guardian after the murder of the Waynes. He is also the only one who Bruce trusts with his secret identity, acting as his advisor.
- Emilia Clarke as Silver St. Cloud: Bruce's childhood friend and ex-girlfriend. She is a wealthy investor currently running for mayor, who wants to deploy Gotham of crime and corruption.
- Josh Gad as Oswald Cobblepot/The Penguin: A mobster with a mysterious agenda and a personal vendetta against Carmine Falcone. His crusade clashes with Bruce's mission of saving Gotham.
- Bryan Cranston as James Gordon: A longtime cop on Gotham City and one of the few uncorrupted police officers. He hasn't given up hope for Gotham and forms an unlikely alliance with Batman.
- Sebastian Stan as Harvey Dent: The district attorney of Gotham City and a longtime friend of Bruce. He campaigns against poverty and wants to end the criminal underworld in Gotham.
- Forest Whitaker as Lucius Fox: An engineer at Wayne Enterprises, working in the company's Applied Science Division. He befriends Bruce and helps him make gadgets and weaponry to use as Batman.
- Viggo Mortensen as Carmine Falcone
- Nick Frost as Harvey Bullock
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