Watch: Funny 'TDKR' Parody of 'Batman Smells' from Dan Eckman

July 12, 2012
Source: Funny or Die

Batman Smells Parody

"Jingle bells. Batman smells. Robin laid an egg." Everyone knows that classic "children's parody rhyme" involving Batman's smelly ways. What if, instead of all the comics, Christopher Nolan's Batman series was based on that rhyme as the source? Our friends behind Derrick Comedy—director Dan Eckman, producer Meggie McFadden and DC Pierson—put together this parody trailer for Funny or Die that obviously plays on the current popularity of The Dark Knight Rises, but mixed with the "Batman smells" rhyme. It's short, funny, and will hopefully bring a smile to your face with all the more serious Batman buzz at the moment.

"Christopher Nolan picked some unusual source material for the final Dark Knight movie." Here's the video:

Eight years after The Dark Knight, the terrorist leader Bane arrives in Gotham City, pushing it and its police force to the limits, forcing its former hero Batman to resurface after taking the fall for Harvey Dent.

The Dark Knight Rises is once again directed by Oscar nominated British filmmaker Christopher Nolan, of Following, Memento, Insomnia, Batman Begins, The Prestige, The Dark Knight and Inception previously. The script was co-written by Christopher & Jonathan Nolan (The Prestige, The Dark Knight), from a story by Chris Nolan & David S. Goyer (of Batman Begins, The Dark Knight). Warner Bros is bringing The Dark Knight Rises to regular and IMAX theaters everywhere on July 20th later this month. The Legend Ends…

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  • Stevie Winkle
    wheres donald glover using his batman voice
  • BinaryChaos
    That was lame...
  • It's like... Either they got shitty because Donald Glover left, or he left because they were doing terrible shit like this.
  • Not as funny as this 60s Robin parody:
    Not funny in the least...and I have a pretty open mind,too.
    • Danny
      Agree. I wasn't even smiling.
  • Steven
    Utter rubbish, stopped as soon as possible. TDKR is becoming a licence for fan made crap, just stop for a moment and think about what you are doing before making rubbish like this.
  • Tester
    wow Alex, U found this funny ?? Come on buddy, love your site, but how can I trust your reviews when U find something like this funny !!!
  • So die it is...since is not funny
  • ryan
    So fucking lame. Who the hell ever heard "the joker took ballet"? The joker "got away" dipshit
  • This was not funny. Boring and unoriginal.
  • This was not funny. Boring and unoriginal. ...wait
  • This was abosultely terrible. Thanks for wasting a minute of my life
  • xavier ramos
    i really want to kick the guy's ass who created this and thought it was funny!




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