Third parts are notoriously difficult in films. If things haven’t been planned out from the start they feel like horrible cash-ins, where that once fresh and original idea has long since milked dry. At best you ignore them, deny they ever existed. At worst, they kill off all the enjoyment you had in the series. The Dark Knight Rises is Christopher Nolan’s final part in his Dark Knight trilogy. Will Nolan give us the ending we want? Will Batman get the send off he deserves? Read on and find out. Read more »
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The Dark Knight Rises is almost here. Exactly one week to go. This where things become unbearable. Do we wait, avoiding all promo material in case something should spoil the movie, or should we gorge on every little detail and jones like a crack addict waiting for their next fix until the film is finally released? If you’re here reading this, I think I know your choice… Read more »
So, the BBFC has confirmed that The Dark Knight Rises clocks in with a runtime of two hours and forty five minutes. That’s more than enough to numb the shapeliest of bums, but is it enough time to reach the ridiculous heights of our massively inflated expectations? We’ll see in seventeen days. In the meantime, let’s keep the hype-machine ticking over my covering everything released of the last few days. Read more »
If you care about the results of the MTV awards then I’ll let you know now – you’re on the wrong site. I couldn’t give a particularly aerodynamical piece of flying faecal matter about who won what. BUT if you show an exclusive trailer from The Dark Knight Rises with all new footage, then you have my attention. Read more »
The final part to Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy, The Dark Knight Rises, is fast approaching. In less than two months we will find out what happens to Bruce Wayne and the Batman. In the meantime we have some new pics and a couple of great new TV spots to make the wait a little more bearable. Let’s take a look. Read more »
It was a long wait (over four months) but last week we finally got the third and final The Dark Knight Rises trailer. In comparison to the all-encompassing media blitz that accompanied Marvel’s The Avengers, The Dark Knight Rises marketing has been relatively restrained and sedate. This must be down to the quiet confidence Warner Bros. have in Christopher Nolan and the final part in the Dark Knight trilogy.
A few days ago we posted the news that Batman and Catwoman from The Dark Knight Rises grace the cover of the latest Entertainment Weekly. Well, now the magazine is in the hands of the public, we’ve managed to get ahold of some scans of the pics within. Let’s have a look, shall we? Read more »
I said it wouldn’t be long until we got The Dark Knight Rises trailer after Saturday’s leak, and I was right. Two whole English days later and here we are, able to watch it super shiny HD. What are you waiting for? Get to it! It’s fricking EPIC.
Enjoy it? Yeah, you did! Go on, watch it again. I’ll be here, waiting. Read more »
After a reasonably quiet period where Nolan took the filming of The Dark Knight Rises away from the public eye (C’mon people, we need SOME secrets) things are back with a bang in New York.
Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne outside the Trump Tower. Read more »