THE DARK KNIGHT
CHRISTOPHER NOLAN | USA, UK | 2008 | 152 MIN | PG-13 | ENGLISH
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Heath Ledger. That’s it.
Cast: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger Michael Kane, Aaron Eckhart, Maggie Gyllenhaal
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.