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The Dark Knight (Single-Disc Widescreen Edition) (original 2008; edition 2008)

by Christopher Nolan (Director), Christian Bale (Actor), Heath Ledger (Actor), Maggie Gyllenhaal (Actor), Aaron Eckhart (Actor)1 more, Michael Caine (Actor)

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With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope.… (more)
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Title:The Dark Knight (Single-Disc Widescreen Edition)
Authors:Christopher Nolan (Director)
Other authors:Christian Bale (Actor), Heath Ledger (Actor), Maggie Gyllenhaal (Actor), Aaron Eckhart (Actor), Michael Caine (Actor)
Info:Warner Home Video (2008), Edition: WIDESCREEN
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The Dark Knight [2008 film] by Christopher Nolan (Director/Screenwriter) (2008)

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The Joker hatches schemes.

It's not The Perfect Super Hero movie. It is a contender for Best Super Hero Movie, though.

Concept: A
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Characters: A
Dialog: B
Pacing: A
Cinematography: B
Special effects/design: A
Acting: A
Music: A

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GPA: 3.9/4 ( )
  comfypants | Jan 27, 2016 |
152 minutes, rated PG-13.
When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the caped crusader must come to terms with one of the greatest psychological tests of his ability to fight injustice. (description taken from IMDB.com)
  hamiltonchapel | Jan 29, 2015 |
Best of the Batman series. ( )
  wdjoyner | Aug 30, 2010 |
Starring: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger
  storyteller57 | Aug 15, 2009 |
Summary: "With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate proves effective. But soon the three find themselves prey to a rising criminal mastermind, known as The Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces Batman closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante" (from DVD box) ( )
  elentari-movies | Feb 10, 2009 |
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Author nameRoleType of authorWork?Status
Nolan, ChristopherDirector/Screenwriterprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Nolan, JonathanScreenwritermain authorall editionsconfirmed
Bale, ChristianActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Caine, MichaelActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Carbonell, NestorActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Chin HanActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Curnen, Monique GabrielaActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Davis, NickVisual effectssecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dean, RonActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Eckhart, AaronActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Freeman, MorganActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Gyllenhaal, MaggieActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Ledger, HeathActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Murphy, CillianActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Oldman, GaryActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Roberts, EricActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
White, Michael JaiActorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope.

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152 minutes, rated PG-13.
When the menace known as the Joker wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the caped crusader must come to terms with one of the greatest psychological tests of his ability to fight injustice. (description taken from IMDB.com)
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