Gordon steps closer, covering his mouth from the fumes. smoke clears to reveal...
BATMAN lying in a pool of CRIME SCENE PHOTOGRAPHERS
slack-jawed. dozens of
We only catch glimpses of Batman’s body, his
O’HARA Who knows...
A CRIME SCENE Batman’s fist
INVESTIGATOR when - ZAP!
tries to collect a GREEN HAIR from He receives an electrical shock.
O’HARA We can’t get close enough to find out.
Gordon removes his badge.
Tucked into the leather backing is
a COIN embossed with the magnetic force pulls the a slot on Batman’s belt. disarmed.
In kneeling closer, a
from Gordon’s fingers buckle unlatches, his
and into defenses
EXT. DESERT - DAY
A COMMUNICATOR glows red.
It’s sewn into the belt of an
Despite the silver
an awesome sight to a tank to its side,
With childlike ease,
he wrestles oil.
Amid the chaos of exploding missiles and burning corpses, he switches off the comm and launches skyward.