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Quoting 2008’s The Dark Knight

“You have nothing, nothing to threaten me with! Nothing to do with all your strength!” 2008’s The Dark Knight is a rarely disputed example of a universally praised comic based film.  While Batman Begins raised audience expectations, The Dark Knight all but ensured that The Dark Knight Rises would feel like a disappointment.   While […]

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CHRISTOPHER NOLAN Explains How a 15 Minute Pitch Landed Him BATMAN BEGINS

Warner Bros has just released another juicy featurette in anticipation of The Dark Knight Trilogy: Ultimate Collector’s Edition (the shameless marketing, it’s almost too much to bear!). This time around Christopher Nolan, Jeff Robinov, and Greg Silverman describe the origins of Batman Begins. In a very endearing anecdote, the trio of film makers explain how a short […]

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Why Do People Have a Problem With Current HOLLYWOOD?

Frequently, I’ll be surfing the web, or talking with a friend, or maybe over-hearing a conversation, when I will read/hear something that I find annoying; someone saying something to the extent of “Hollywood sucks! Nowadays, all they do are sequels, prequels, remakes, and adaptions of comics, video games, television shows, and amusement park rides!”, or […]

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BATMAN : THE DARK KNIGHT #17 Review

In his previous Batman stories, Gregg Hurwitz focused heavily on the childhood traumas of two major villains, the Penguin and the Scarecrow. Now he’s turned his attention to the Mad Hatter. Unlike those other crazies, however, the Hatter’s history has been pretty inconsistent over the years (there were some messy incidents with an impostor Hatter back in the 50’s […]

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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Passes $800m Worldwide

Despite being nearly $50m behind The Dark Knight domestically at this point in it’s release, The Dark Knight Rises has officially passed the $800m mark worldwide with an international count of  $445,300,000 and a domestic gross of  $390,149,000 adding up to $835,449,000. Despite being knocked off the US #1 this week with The Bourne Legacy, it’s […]

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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES holds the top spot at the US Box Office

It’s the third weekend for Batman‘s latest cinematic outing, so how did DC‘s favorite billionare do?  Read on to find out. The box office titan’s weekend began by pulling in an estimated 10.4 million on Friday and concluded with an estimated 36.4 million.  In 15 days, the final Christopher Nolan directed Batman movie has pulled in […]

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