Batman ForeverBatman Forever
) (official on-screen title is simply "Forever") is regarded by some as less serious than Batman
and the 1992
sequel Batman Returns
This third film in the modern series of live-action Batman movies stars Val Kilmer
and Chris O'Donnell as Robin
. The villains in this movie are The Riddler
, played by Jim Carrey
, and Two-Face/Harvey Dent, a role played in the original 1989 movie by Billy Dee Williams
, but assumed here by Tommy Lee Jones
It was directed by Joel Schumacher
, who took over the film franchise from Tim Burton
, this film's producer.
This sequel follows Two-Face's alliance with The Riddler to destroy Batman. It also tells the origin story of Robin (a familiar character not seen in any previous Batman film in the Tim Burton era).