THE DARK KNIGHT RISES
CHRISTOPHER NOLAN | USA, UK | 2012 | 164 MIN | PG-13 | ENGLISH, ARABIC
Summer of Trilogies Strike Back
A tale of two ambitious films stuffed into one grandiose finale has an eloquent bodybuilder igniting a revolution that will leave a vulnerable Batman seeking the aid of a notorious cat burglar.
Cast: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman
LET THE GAMES BEGIN!
Even as the smell of sweaty rubber, day-glo paint, and Mr. Freeze puns still lingered, filmmaker Christopher Nolan emerged as the hero Batman deserved, and fans certainly needed in 2005, with his remarkably grounded and cerebral Caped Crusader trilogy.