Batman Dark Knight Ideologies

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Batman Dark Knight Project In the movie the movie Batman: The Dark Knight there are many overlapping complexities between characters in the movies. For example, Harvey Dent believes in bringing forth justice which can also been seen in the characteristics of batman. However, Harvey Dent conforms to society and follows the law (in the beginning) like Inspector Gordon. One key characteristic that Inspector Gordon has is that he is incorruptible like Batman himself. Batman doesn’t conform to society, he’s an outcast like the Joker. Also Batman and the Joker share another similarity which is they mask there identity. Lastly Harvey Dent at the end is physically two sided which can be seen in Bruce Wayne whose personality is two sided by…show more content…
Gang member 1: What do you propose?
The Joker: It's simple. We, uh, kill the Batman.
Gang member 2: If it's so simple, why haven't you done it already?
The Joker: If you're good at something, never do it for free.
This dialogue between the Joker and the gang member is significant because it shows the Jokers leverage which results in the agreement of the gangs working with Joker. However, I found this quote odd because the Joker doesn’t need the money. Like Alfred stated to Bruce Wayne “Some people just want to see the world burn” which is exactly what the Joker wants. The second conversation consists of the Joker talking to Batman and the Joker admits that he finds similarities with himself.
Batman: Then why do you want to kill me?
The Joker: I don't, I don't want to kill you! What would I do without you? Go back to ripping off mob dealers? No, no, NO! No. You... you... complete me.
Batman: You're garbage who kills for money.
The Joker: Don't talk like one of them. You're not! Even if you'd like to be. To them, you're just a freak, like me! They need you right now, but when they don't, they'll cast you out, like a leper! You see, their morals, their code, it's a bad joke. Dropped at the first sign of trouble. They're only as good as the world allows them to be. I'll show you. When the chips are down, these... these civilized people, they'll eat each other. See, I'm not a
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