Top 20 Batman Begins Movie Details

While searching the internet for Batman Begins movie facts, I found some interesting little known details. Obscure enough that most people could miss it, I want to make you a favor by creating ordered lists with the most intriguing hidden details.

Most of them are not blatantly obvious to be observed at first sight, so take your time and read carefully. We have extensive definitions that accurately explain any behind the scene meaning or famous dialogues.

In Christipher Nolan's Batman Begins, every score on the soundtrack is named after a certain genus of bat
In Christipher Nolan's Batman Begins, every score on the soundtrack is named after a certain genus of bat
Henri Ducard tells Bruce that a criminal and they're motives aren't complicated, which Bruce then uses to reason with Alfred (unsuccessfully) about the Joker in The Dark Knight.
Henri Ducard tells Bruce that a criminal and they're motives aren't complicated, which Bruce then uses to reason with Alfred (unsuccessfully) about the Joker in The Dark Knight.

Trivia

I have collected all the famous movie trivia questions with answers from Reddit and other sources. They can be very useful in quizzes or games, or simply to learn more information. Most of the fun Batman Begins details are suitable for kids.

  1. : Bruce's parents take him to see the Opera "Die Fledermaus" than the film "Zorro" as in the comics. Christopher Nolan: "We didn't have Bruce going to see Zorro because a character in a movie watching a movie is very different than a character in a comic book watching a movie."

  2. After the first car chase in "Batman Begins" (2005), during the scene in which Rachel Dawes recovers from the hallucinogen (41 min 45 sec) at the Batcave, Batman speaks to Rachel in the voice of Bruce Wayne.

Easter Eggs

Finding Easter Eggs in movies is one of my favorite hobbies. Hidden objects, characters, and their meanings are wonderful ways to discover the filmmaker's perspectives of any given movie.

  • 1 - - We briefly see this guy, referred to as "Mr Zsasz". In DC, Victor Zsasz is a serial killer who marks his body with scars to make tallies of the amount of people he has killed, which can be seen here on his neck and upper chest. He's on screen for 3 seconds and never seen again
    - We briefly see this guy, referred to as "Mr Zsasz". In DC, Victor Zsasz is a serial killer who marks his body with scars to make tallies of the amount of people he has killed, which can be seen here on his neck and upper chest. He's on screen for 3 seconds and never seen again
  • 1 - One of Carmine Falcone's thugs on trial actually turns out to be Victor Zsasz, a serial killer known for putting notches in his skin for each victim he kills. You can even see the tally marks on his neck
    One of Carmine Falcone's thugs on trial actually turns out to be Victor Zsasz, a serial killer known for putting notches in his skin for each victim he kills. You can even see the tally marks on his neck
  • The insignia on the League of Shadows armor appears again later as a strange snow shape on a cliff

Hidden Details

1 - Alfred needs to move some golf clubs out of the way to put Rachel in the car. When he returns back to the mansion he uses the clubs to knock out all the thugs.
Alfred needs to move some golf clubs out of the way to put Rachel in the car. When he returns back to the mansion he uses the clubs to knock out all the thugs.
1 - (2005) the Joker card was logged into evidence by J. Kerr.
(2005) the Joker card was logged into evidence by J. Kerr.
1 - A villain from the comics, Victor Zsasz, makes a short appearance in the film and in a blink or you'll miss it scene, you see scars on the back of his neck which is a tally of the people he has murdered, as he does in the comics.
A villain from the comics, Victor Zsasz, makes a short appearance in the film and in a blink or you'll miss it scene, you see scars on the back of his neck which is a tally of the people he has murdered, as he does in the comics.
1 - The scene where Bruce Wayne reads a news about him in the end. As per the news the photograph was taken by David James (still photographer for the movie) and written by Julie Ochipinti (set decorator and art director for the movie)
The scene where Bruce Wayne reads a news about him in the end. As per the news the photograph was taken by David James (still photographer for the movie) and written by Julie Ochipinti (set decorator and art director for the movie)
1 - Young Bruce Wayne's sweater has 3 dots as a design which almost seems like Bat's.
Young Bruce Wayne's sweater has 3 dots as a design which almost seems like Bat's.
1 - Ducard teaches Bruce to use theatricality to gain an advantage. Later Bruce starts a fire, which distracts Ducard.
Ducard teaches Bruce to use theatricality to gain an advantage. Later Bruce starts a fire, which distracts Ducard.

The two gun shots that kill Bruce's parents sound almost identical to the soundtrack throughout the trilogy.

During the ending train scene, batman throws something to knock out a window in the front of the train car before using a bomb to blow open the train. This creates a draft so the wind will catch his open cape and he can fly out of the train car.

Bruce Wayne is in prison when he is attacked by a group of inmates. In the next scene, he claims there was seven of them. Ducard/Ra's Al Ghul says there were six. Bruce Wayne was right.

1 - Gordon shows Batman a Joker playing card, which obviously references The Joker but, I realized today that the card was recovered by J. Kerr, an alias of Joker in the comics
Gordon shows Batman a Joker playing card, which obviously references The Joker but, I realized today that the card was recovered by J. Kerr, an alias of Joker in the comics
1 - Batman breaks a window in the train to create the wind tunnel effect to escape
Batman breaks a window in the train to create the wind tunnel effect to escape
1 - Rachel is caught off guard meeting Batman and tases him in the chest, but his armor prevents him from being affected by it. Later, when facing off against Scarecrow, Rachel avoids this issue altogether by tasing him in the face instead
Rachel is caught off guard meeting Batman and tases him in the chest, but his armor prevents him from being affected by it. Later, when facing off against Scarecrow, Rachel avoids this issue altogether by tasing him in the face instead
Batman Begins poster
Batman Begins poster

Batman Begins Plot: After training with his mentor, Batman begins his fight to free crime-ridden Gotham City from corruption.

I am pretty sure that you've watched Batman Begins, maybe in a theater near you or on the small screen, but probably not many of the small details have taken your attention. Most of the previous facts are hidden for some reason, but still, there is plenty of randomly forgetten stuff that makes the movie unique and interesting. The more you know, the more fascinated you'll be about Batman Begins and will watch it online, download or stream it again and again.

Genre Action, Adventure
Director Christopher Nolan
Main Actors Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes
IMDB score 8.2