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Batman: The Dark Knight Returns Part 2 is an American superhero movie that was produced by DC Animation, and it was released on Sep 25, 2012. When Toonami France bought the rights to air the movie a number of scenes were censored in order to make the movie more family friendly. As a result graphic violence was removed, sexuality was toned down and references towards death and suicide were removed.

Censorship[]

French censorship[]

Toonami France[]

  • The scene where the reporter is talking about the Batman Vignette gang killing a local drug dealer was cut.
  • The scene that shows a crime scene with some blood near the body line on a TV was cut.
  • The scene that shows the gangsters breaking into the liquor shop was cut.
  • The scene that shows the gangsters falling for the shop owner's trick was cut.
  • The scene that shows the shop owner pulling a gun on the gangster's was cut.
  • The scene that shows Bruno pointing her gun at the store owner.
  • The scene that shows a disguised Bruce Wayne entering the store and calling the owner a "thief" was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman uses the glass bottle to hit one of the gangsters was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman fighting the gangster's was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman fighting Burno was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman stopping the shop owner from shooting the gangsters was cut.
  • The scene that shows Burno fleeing the shop and being chased by Batman and Robin was cut.
  • The scene that shows Superman fighting Burno was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman hitting Burno's face was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman throwing a cop at another cop was cut.
  • The scene that shows a close up on Batman hitting a cop's helmet was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman hitting four more cops was cut.
  • The scene where you hear a bone breaking sound effect was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman using a pipe to hit a cop was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker breaking the mug was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker using the broken mug to kill the Doctor was cut.
  • The scene that shows a close up on a blood splatter was cut.
  • The scene that shows the Doctor falling onto the desk was cut.
  • The scene that shows a close up on the Doctor's hand grasping his cut throat was cut.
  • The scene that shows the aircraft carrier sinking was cut.
  • The scene that shows a close up on people smiling a laughing was cut.
  • The scene that shows a close up the people scratching the door was cut.
  • The scene that shows a close up on the host laughing due to breathing the laughing gas was cut.
  • The scene that shows a far away shot on the TV room was cut.
  • The scene where a TV reporter is reporting on the Joker's attack and informs the audience of the Doctor's and audiences deaths.
  • The scene that shows a Close up on the Joker kissing Slenia Kyle was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman impersonating a Police Detective was cut.
  • The scene that shows someone trying to stop the man from falling was cut.
  • The scene that shows a man falling to the ground was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker shooting at Batman was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker threatening the civilians was cut.
  • The scene that shows two batarangs hitting Joker's shoulder and one hits his eye was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker hitting two people while running away from Batman was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker hitting a boy's father was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker hitting the boy's mother was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman hitting Joker's face two times was cut.
  • The scene that shows a bullet hitting Batman was cut.
  • The scene that shows a close up on Batman's bullet wound was cut.
  • The scene that shows a small pool of blood forms under Batman was cut.
  • The scene that shows blood dripping off the wound and hits the pool of blood was cut.
  • The scene that shows the mirror hitting Batman was cut.
  • The scene that shows Robin and The Joker's henchman on the top of the roller coaster was cut.
  • The scene that shows Robin scratching the man was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker's henchman getting stuck in the roller coaster machine was cut.
  • The scene that shows a huge blood splatter when the roller coaster machine crushing the man was cut.
  • The scene that shows a blood splatter hitting Robin's face was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker shooting a civilian was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker shooting a woman's boyfriend, small blood splatter was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker kicking her into the water was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker shooting another woman's boyfriend was cut.
  • The scene that shows four boy friends lying in the water dead was cut.
  • The scene that shows a close up on a dead couple was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman hitting The Joker's neck was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman hitting The Joker was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker getting thrown against the wall was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker spitting some blood was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman hitting the Joker's neck was cut.
  • The scene that shows The Joker stabbing Batman was cut.
  • The scene that shows The Joker stabbing Batman a second time was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman breaking the The Joker's neck was cut.
  • The scene that shows a close up on The Joker's face was cut.
  • The scene that shows Joker twisting his neck was cut.
  • The scene that shows the Joker's corpse catching fire was cut.
  • The scene that shows Batman's blood starting to drip onto the vehicle was cut.
  • The scene that shows a batarang hitting a mutant's hand was cut.
  • The scene that shows a batarang hitting a civilians hand was cut.
  • The scene that shows the mutants a civilians fighting each other was shortened.
  • The scene that shows Batman throwing a civilian off of a mutant was cut.
  • The scene that shows Superman and Batman fighting was shortened.

Where to find it uncensored[]

The DVD home videos are uncensored, and every other country where it is available has it completely uncensored.

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