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* ''Film/BrokebackMountain'': [[Film/SpiderManFarFromHome Mysterio]] and [[Film/TheDarkKnight the Joker]] fall in love, but it being TheSixties, they're StarCrossedLovers. Donnie marries [[Film/TheDarkKnightRises Catwoman]] while Joker marries [[Film/Venom2018 She-Venom]].

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* ''Film/BrokebackMountain'': [[Film/SpiderManFarFromHome Mysterio]] and [[Film/TheDarkKnight the Joker]] fall in love, but it being TheSixties, they're StarCrossedLovers. Donnie Mysterio marries [[Film/TheDarkKnightRises Catwoman]] while Joker marries [[Film/Venom2018 She-Venom]].

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* ''Film/{{Brightburn}}'': In a twisted version of Franchise/{{Superman}}'s origin, [[Film/PowerRangers2017 Sam Scott]] and [[Film/SpiderManTrilogy Betty Brant]] find a child in a ship after it crashes near their house. Only instead of becoming a superhero as he gets older, [[Film/AvengersEndgame young Scott Lang]] starts going on a murder spree.


** ''Film/BatmanAndRobin'': Beetlejuice / Gay Perry [[TheOtherDarrin is now]] [[Film/OceansEleven Danny Ocean]] and he and Charlie fight against [[Franchise/{{Terminator}} The Terminator]] and [[Film/TheProducers Ulla Inga tor Hansen Benson Yansen Tallen Hallen Svaden Swanson Bloom]], while trying to find a cure for a disease [[ThePhantomOfTheOpera Ambrose D'Arcy]] contracted, whilst also dealing with his niece, [[WesternAnimation/{{Braceface}} Sharon Spitz]], [[WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries The Riddler]] is a mad scientist.

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** ''Film/BatmanAndRobin'': Beetlejuice / Gay Perry [[TheOtherDarrin is now]] [[Film/OceansEleven Danny Ocean]] and he and Charlie fight against [[Franchise/{{Terminator}} The Terminator]] and [[Film/TheProducers Ulla Inga tor Hansen Benson Yansen Tallen Hallen Svaden Swanson Bloom]], while trying to find a cure for a disease [[ThePhantomOfTheOpera [[Film/ThePhantomOfTheOpera2004 Ambrose D'Arcy]] contracted, whilst also dealing with his niece, [[WesternAnimation/{{Braceface}} Sharon Spitz]], [[WesternAnimation/BatmanTheAnimatedSeries The Riddler]] is a mad scientist.


* ''Film/BruceAlmighty'': Film/AceVentura is granted god-like powers by [[Film/TheDarkKnightSaga Lucius Fox]], which he then uses to give his girlfriend [[Series/{{Friends}} Rachel]] spontaneous orgasms and bigger boobs, and to replace [[Series/{{JAG}} Mac's]] co-anchor [[Series/TheOfficeUS Michael Scott]] with himself. Also, [[Series/TheLoop Russ McDonald]] is the boss in the newsroom.

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* ''Film/BruceAlmighty'': Film/AceVentura is granted god-like powers by [[Film/TheDarkKnightSaga [[Film/TheDarkKnightTrilogy Lucius Fox]], which he then uses to give his girlfriend [[Series/{{Friends}} Rachel]] spontaneous orgasms and bigger boobs, and to replace [[Series/{{JAG}} Mac's]] co-anchor [[Series/TheOfficeUS Michael Scott]] with himself. Also, [[Series/TheLoop Russ McDonald]] is the boss in the newsroom.


* ''Film/BlackMass'': [[Franchise/PiratesOfTheCaribbean Capt. Jack Sparrow]] is a notorious [[BasedOnATrueStory real-life]] [[TheIrishMob gangster]] who makes a deal with FBI agent [[Film/TheGreatGatsby Tom]] Film/{{Loving}} to get rid of TheMafia (Tom's boss [[Film/{{Footloose}} Ren]] isn't quite as keen on it). Other people close to Jack include [[Series/BreakingBad Todd]] [[FanNickname "Meth Damon"]] [[Series/{{Fargo}} Blumquist]], his [[SiblingYinYang clean-cut brother]] {{Series/Sherlock}} [[Film/TheHobbit Smaug]], and his SO [[Literature/FiftyShadesOfGrey Ana Steele]] ([[Film/{{Stardust}} Victoria]] [[Film/AmericanSniper Kyle]] would've been Jack's final girlfriend but aside from a short scene of [[spoiler: Jack finally getting arrested decades later]] [[DeletedScene that whole sequence was cut]]).

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* ''Film/BlackMass'': [[Franchise/PiratesOfTheCaribbean Capt. Jack Sparrow]] is a notorious [[BasedOnATrueStory real-life]] [[TheIrishMob gangster]] who makes a deal with FBI agent [[Film/TheGreatGatsby [[Film/{{The Great Gatsby|2013}} Tom]] Film/{{Loving}} to get rid of TheMafia (Tom's boss [[Film/{{Footloose}} Ren]] isn't quite as keen on it). Other people close to Jack include [[Series/BreakingBad Todd]] [[FanNickname "Meth Damon"]] [[Series/{{Fargo}} Blumquist]], his [[SiblingYinYang clean-cut brother]] {{Series/Sherlock}} [[Film/TheHobbit Smaug]], and his SO [[Literature/FiftyShadesOfGrey Ana Steele]] ([[Film/{{Stardust}} Victoria]] [[Film/AmericanSniper Kyle]] would've been Jack's final girlfriend but aside from a short scene of [[spoiler: Jack finally getting arrested decades later]] [[DeletedScene that whole sequence was cut]]).


* ''Film/BramStokersDracula'': [[Film/{{Thor}} Odin]], [[Film/BillAndTed Ted]], [[Film/ThePrincessBride Westley]], Film/TheRocketeer, and their other allies try to stop [[Film/HarryPotter Sirius Black]] from corrupting [[Film/{{Beetlejuice}} Lydia Deetz]] with help from Music/TomWaits.

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* ''Film/BramStokersDracula'': [[Film/{{Thor}} Odin]], [[Film/BillAndTed Ted]], [[Film/ThePrincessBride Westley]], Film/TheRocketeer, and their other allies [[Film/{{Logan}} Dr. Rice]] try to stop [[Film/HarryPotter Sirius Black]] from corrupting [[Film/{{Beetlejuice}} Lydia Deetz]] with help from Music/TomWaits.


* ''Film/BuryingTheEx'': [[Film/TheSmurfs Clumsy Smurf]] is stuck with the world's most overbearing girlfriend in the form of [[Franchise/{{Twilight}} Alice Cullen]], until she's accidentally killed. Clumsy's subsequent new girlfriend is the much sweeter [[Film/PercyJacksonAndTheOlympians Annabeth Chase]], and all goes well - until Alice comes BackFromTheDead...

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* ''Film/BuryingTheEx'': [[Film/TheSmurfs Clumsy Smurf]] is stuck with the world's most overbearing girlfriend in the form of [[Franchise/{{Twilight}} [[Film/{{Twilight}} Alice Cullen]], until she's accidentally killed. Clumsy's subsequent new girlfriend is the much sweeter [[Film/PercyJacksonAndTheOlympians Annabeth Chase]], and all goes well - until Alice comes BackFromTheDead...


* ''Film/BloodLakeAttackOfTheKillerLampreys'': [[Series/{{Charmed}} Prue Halliwell]] and her daughter [[Series/PowerRangersMegaforce Gia Moran]] in a small lake town when mutated thousands of lampreys in water pipes.

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* ''Film/BloodLakeAttackOfTheKillerLampreys'': [[Series/{{Charmed}} [[Series/Charmed1998 Prue Halliwell]] and her daughter [[Series/PowerRangersMegaforce Gia Moran]] in a small lake town when mutated thousands of lampreys in water pipes.

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* ''Film/BartonFink'': [[WesternAnimation/TuffPuppy Dudley Puppy]] is a New York playwright who moves to Hollywood to write a wrestling movie for [[Film/{{Godzilla|1998}} Mayor Ebert]]'s studio. But Dudley gets writer's block, so he gets help from his neighbor [[WesternAnimation/PigsNextDoor Phil]], writer [[Series/{{Frasier}} Martin Crane]], Martin's girlfriend [[Film/APassageToIndia Adela]], and producer [[Film/MenInBlack Jeebs]].

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* ''Film/ABeautifulDayInTheNeighborhood'': [[Series/TheAmericans Philip Jennings]] is an ''Esquire'' reporter who is assigned to interview children's TV icon Film/ForrestGump. [[Series/ThisIsUs Beth Pearson]] is Philip's wife and [[Film/TheMuppets Tex Richman]] is his father.

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* ''Film/BohemianRhapsody'': The story of [[VideoGame/UntilDawn Josh Washington]] and his band Queen.


* ''Film/BedknobsAndBroomsticks'': [[MaryPoppins Mr. Banks]] and [[Disney/BeautyAndTheBeast Mrs. Potts]] practice magic to save England from a German invasion in UsefulNotes/WorldWarII.

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* ''Film/BedknobsAndBroomsticks'': [[MaryPoppins [[Film/MaryPoppins Mr. Banks]] and [[Disney/BeautyAndTheBeast Mrs. Potts]] practice magic to save England from a German invasion in UsefulNotes/WorldWarII.


* ''Film/{{Batman}}'': [[Franchise/StarWars Lando's]] war on crime starts a chain of events which lead to the climactic battle between Film/{{Beetlejuice}}[[note]]who went into crime fighting after his parents [[Series/TheTomorrowPeople Morgan Evans]] and [[Anime/{{Patlabor}} Shinobu Nagumo]] were murdered[[/note]] and [[Film/OneFlewOverTheCuckoosNest R.P. McMurphy]] over the fate of [[Film/EightMile Eminem's mom.]]

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* ''Film/{{Batman}}'': ''Film/Batman1989'': [[Franchise/StarWars Lando's]] war on crime starts a chain of events which lead to the climactic battle between Film/{{Beetlejuice}}[[note]]who went into crime fighting after his parents [[Series/TheTomorrowPeople Morgan Evans]] and [[Anime/{{Patlabor}} Shinobu Nagumo]] were murdered[[/note]] and [[Film/OneFlewOverTheCuckoosNest R.P. McMurphy]] over the fate of [[Film/EightMile Eminem's mom.]]



* ''Film/{{Beetlejuice}}'': Film/{{Thelma|AndLouise}} and her husband Film/TheShadow become ghosts after a freak car accident. Their home is invaded by a family consisting of [[Film/FerrisBuellersDayOff Principal Rooney]], his wife [[Film/HomeAlone Kate McCallister]], and their daughter [[Film/EdwardScissorhands Kim Boggs]] along with the new family's interior decorator [[WesternAnimation/TheNightmareBeforeChristmas The Mayor of Halloweentown]]. The ghostly couple hires Film/{{Batman}} to exorcise the living from their house, despite the Grandma from ''Film/MarsAttacks'' warning them not to.

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* ''Film/{{Beetlejuice}}'': Film/{{Thelma|AndLouise}} and her husband Film/TheShadow become ghosts after a freak car accident. Their home is invaded by a family consisting of [[Film/FerrisBuellersDayOff Principal Rooney]], his wife [[Film/HomeAlone Kate McCallister]], and their daughter [[Film/EdwardScissorhands Kim Boggs]] along with the new family's interior decorator [[WesternAnimation/TheNightmareBeforeChristmas The Mayor of Halloweentown]]. The ghostly couple hires Film/{{Batman}} Film/{{Batman|1989}} to exorcise the living from their house, despite the Grandma from ''Film/MarsAttacks'' warning them not to.



* ''Film/{{Birdman}}'': [[Film/{{Batman}} The first Batman]] tries to revive his career with help and hindrances from [[Film/TheIncredibleHulk the second Hulk]], [[Film/TheAmazingSpiderMan the second Gwen Stacy]], and [[WesternAnimation/TheLEGOBatmanMovie Lego Joker]] all within one EpicTrackingShot.

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* ''Film/{{Birdman}}'': [[Film/{{Batman}} [[Film/Batman1989 The first Batman]] tries to revive his career with help and hindrances from [[Film/TheIncredibleHulk the second Hulk]], [[Film/TheAmazingSpiderMan the second Gwen Stacy]], and [[WesternAnimation/TheLEGOBatmanMovie Lego Joker]] all within one EpicTrackingShot.


* ''Film/BonnieAndClyde'': [[Film/TheThomasCrownAffair Vicki Anderson]] and [[Series/TheManyLovesOfDobieGillis Milton Armitage]] are gangsters. [[Film/WillyWonkaAndTheChocolateFactory Willy Wonka]] is a fugitive.

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* ''Film/BonnieAndClyde'': [[Film/TheThomasCrownAffair [[Film/TheThomasCrownAffair1968 Vicki Anderson]] and [[Series/TheManyLovesOfDobieGillis Milton Armitage]] are gangsters. [[Film/WillyWonkaAndTheChocolateFactory Willy Wonka]] is a fugitive.


* ''Film/BrokebackMountain'': Film/DonnieDarko and [[Film/TheDarkKnight The Joker]] fall in love, but it being TheSixties they're StarCrossedLovers. Donnie marries [[Literature/TheDevilWearsPrada a beleaguered assistant]] while Joker marries his own future RealLife (ex-)wife.

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* ''Film/BrokebackMountain'': Film/DonnieDarko [[Film/SpiderManFarFromHome Mysterio]] and [[Film/TheDarkKnight The the Joker]] fall in love, but it being TheSixties TheSixties, they're StarCrossedLovers. Donnie marries [[Literature/TheDevilWearsPrada a beleaguered assistant]] [[Film/TheDarkKnightRises Catwoman]] while Joker marries his own future RealLife (ex-)wife.[[Film/Venom2018 She-Venom]].

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