Some dark thoughts on the Dark Knight Rises

So the last Christopher Nolan/Christian Bale Batman finally hit theaters this past weekend. Sadly, a horrible tragedy marred the experience and is casting a long pall over the film.

Hathaway willing to return to Nolan’s Gotham

Anne Hathaway stands ready for more Catwoman action.

The importance of genre casting

I once asked a producer how important casting is for a movie, genre or otherwise, and he told me "It's all you have." 

The fires of The Dark Knight Rises (no spoilers)

The final Nolan Batman film is mostly what I expected it to be. I'm not sure it would be possible for any film to live up to this film's hype, but it comes close.

Will Beetlejuice ever return?

Although it wasn't a perfect comedy, Beetlejuice was a lot of fun when it hit theaters, and really cemented Tim Burton's directing career, taking him over to blockbuster territory with the 1989 Batman.

'Cat signal' marks launch of Internet Defense League

The internet has a new crusader to defend it: the Internet Defense League, which has launched with a fanfare and its own 'laughing cat' version of the bat signal.

Beware the Batman teaser gives fair warning

Beware the Batman is still a ways off. Of course this hasn't stopped fans from seeking more info, and DC graciously gave some bits and pieces away this past weekend at Comic-Con 2012 in San Diego.

Report: Dark Knight Rises is "epic"

As we all know by now, the Internet is not the most reliable source of accurate information, and can be exploited to quickly spread rumors - whether they are true or not.

Dark Knight Rises gets a 13 minute featurette

Of all the superhero movies hitting theaters this summer, The Dark Knight Rises is probably one of the most anticipated - and teased.

Why Batman needs a bigger cape

When Batman returns to movie theaters in The Dark Knight Rises later this month, one group of physicists will be tutting in disapproval.

Breaking into Comic-Con

This July, geek ecstasy is about to hit critical mass with two enormous events. 

The last Christopher Nolan-Christian Bale Batman is three weeks away, and Comic-Con 2012 kicks off next week in San Diego.

Video: Dark Knight Rises with The Bat

The hotly anticipated Dark Knight Rises hits theaters on July 20th. Fortunately, Warner Bros. Pictures seems intent on keeping geek interest piqued with trailers, teasers and  viral content - right up until the movie actually opens.

The Dark Knight Rises goes viral

Warner Bros. has been doing a pretty sweet job generating slick viral campaigns and teasers for The Dark Knight Rises.

The histories of Batman and Superman

The tales of Batman and Superman, from comics to billion dollar industries, offer rich, detailed histories that would provide a great and rewarding challenge for any writer. 

Yes, Dark Knight Rises is the end

It's an old saying, never say never, but Christopher Nolan and Christian Bale want everyone to know this is the end for their era of Batman.

The Avengers now #3 movie of all time

We all knew from the tracking reports that The Avengers would be a big movie, but the film has actually been insanely successful.

Dark Knight Rises trailer is not afraid

Warner Bros. has posted a new full-length trailer for Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight Rises.

From Batman to James Bond

So as we all know, The Dark Knight Rises is going to be the last in the modern Batman series with Christian Bale starring, and Christopher Nolan directing. 

The Dark Knight Rises TV spots fight in the light

Warner Bros. has released a trio of TV spots for the conclusion of the Batman trilogy.

On Christian Bale and the Dark Knight

As much as we love the Christopher Nolan Batman films, they will be coming to an end this July when The Dark Knight Rises hits theaters.