1 THE Original JAWS clapperboard
2 Commodus Armour
3 Kyle Reese Hero Working Anti...
4 Hero Silicone Facehugger
5 Hero Hydrobot from the Lab Scene
1 paulie 10068
2 Kevjh 7585
3 Guardian Devil 5851
4 bolsoncerrado 4194
5 Prop Store 3471
1 Loki's Mask
2 Chip Stan Winston Pupett
3 Andy Dufresne's Bible
4 Lycan costume
5 Batman Cowl and Chest
Item names only
Item names and description
931 Celebrities

All Items Batman Returns (1992) Batman (Michael Keaton) Batsuit

« Newer Item | Older Item »  
LinkBack Item Tools

Batman (Michael Keaton) Batsuit



Item Details

Category: Wardrobe
Community Rating: Item Rating: 4 votes, 4.75 average.


This is an original Batman Batsuit used in the 1992 Tim Burton Superhero sequel Batman Returns. In the film, Batman (Michael Keaton) adorns this signature batsuit while reprising the main title role of the caped crusader. The batsuit has been mounted on a form to replicate the look of the suit when it rests in the Bat Vault in the film, waiting to be needed again by the dark knight.

The main bodysuit is a stunt suit used by production during filming, and is comprised of foam latex armor components over a spandex jumpsuit, which includes an interior tag labeling the suit as designated for stunt use. The stunt suits for the film were made from the same molds as the Keaton suits and were identical, as stunt men with the same build as Keaton served as his doubles. It features the signature armor-plated ribbing that is specific to this film, and a different look to the muscled anatomy styling of the original suit. The lower leg and knee armor on the bodysuit have deteriorated substantially, and the forearm armor pieces have also deteriorated to a lesser extent - this is due to the thin nature of these components of the armor, and the fact that they were always tucked into boots or gloves. Fortunately these components do not show with the cape on the costume. The chest armor and hip armor on the bodysuit also exhibit minor wear and tear.

The cape is also a stunt piece, though it is finished to the same standards as the Keaton capes were for the film. The cape is in beautiful condition, remaining as supple as it would have been during filming, and retaining much of it's original sheen. The cape features the round metal plate clasp in the front that attaches to the chest armor and allows the signature bat emblem to be installed. Note that the bat emblem included here is a replica for display purposes.

The main cowl on this piece is an original production made cowl, though it was not used on screen. It is made of foam latex and is supported by a custom-made head form, which is attached to the body form that the rest of the costume sits on. The cowl remains reasonably soft and supple though it does display some wear from age.

Both the bodysuit and the cape were obtained directly from Warner Bros. Studios, and include original WB COAs (certificate of authenticity), and the cowl was acquired from a senior member of the bat team from production.

Added: 09-27-2012 - Viewed: 15452 times.

Owner Info

Item owned by:
Prop Store Los Angeles

» View Public Profile for Prop Store Los Angeles
» View all of Prop Store Los Angeles's items: Text List | Icon view

Spread the word:

This Item is listed under the sole responsibility of Prop Store Los Angeles

Old 04-06-2014, 01:04   #2 (permalink)
Junior Member
ROBOCOP's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2014
Comments: 4

Fantastic to see a nice one
"Dead or Alive your Selling to Me "
ROBOCOP is offline   Reply With Quote
Item Tools

Similar Items
Item Item Owner Forum Replies Last Post
Batman Cowl and Chest paulie All Items 2 10-04-2015 06:26
Pfc. Michael Zimmerman (Michael Bacall) hero dagger Kevjh All Items 0 06-11-2012 22:55
Batman Original Script Indianadino All Items 0 04-03-2012 12:00

All times are GMT +2. The time now is 02:39.

Home  |   Register  |   Marketplace  |   All Items  |   Add Items  |   User Account

Browse: Movie Props  |   Wardrobe  |   Film Production  |   Crew / Promo  |   Screenmatched  |   For Sale

Top 100 Items  |   Top 100 Users  |   Top 100 Most Desired

About...  |   User Agreement  |   Contact Us

Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.
© 2011- PROPbay.com - All rights reserved.
SEO by vBSEO ©2011, Crawlability, Inc.