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To say that Christopher Nolan's THE DARK KNIGHT is the best comic book adaptation does the film a bit of a disservice. It may be a... Read More
To say that Christopher Nolan's THE DARK KNIGHT is the best comic book adaptation does the film a bit of a disservice. It may be a Batman film, but this isn't a kid-friendly action movie full of the bams and pows of the original series. This is a pitch-black thriller with enough drama and tragedy to please even William Shakespeare, but it will certainly keep both comics fans and uninitiated audiences equally happy. THE DARK KNIGHT starts in the wake of BATMAN BEGINS: with the appearance of Batman (Christian Bale), Gotham City's criminal underworld is unnerved. They're also plagued by the new D.A., Harvey Dent (Aaron Eckhart), who, in his quest for justice, remains above the city's corruption. Enter a new villain, the Joker (Heath Ledger), who wants to unite the criminals for a common purpose: to kill Batman. <br> <br> THE DARK KNIGHT is one of the most hyped movies to date, and a lesser film would be crushed under the weight of all that expectation. Some of the publicity stems from the early death of Le... Minimize
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52 Reviews from Epinions.com
Jul 19, 2008
Smile...Do You Know How I Got These Scars? No Spoilers.
Pros: Acting, writing, dialogue, special effects, concept.
Delivers on the hype. Read More at Epinions.com
Jul 18, 2008
Heath Ledger Electrifies in The Dark Knight (No Spoilers)
Pros: Ledger as the Joker. Strong story and cast.
Cons: Could be too dark for some. One subplot was a bit rushed.
Believe the hype. The Dark Knight is an amazing movie that deserves to be seen and actually deserves the hype. Read More at Epinions.com
Jul 18, 2008
"Let's put a smile on that face!" The Dark Knight (no spoilers)
Pros: Deep, moving, thinking man's action. Oscar worthy performances, and effects.
Cons: None. It is as close to perfect as any Superhero movie has come.
This complex thoughtful movie perfectly reflects the Batman. The Joker is Oscar Worthy. Read More at Epinions.com
Feb 3, 2010
Puts A Smile On My Face: Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight
Pros: Fantastic cast, direction, score, action, script, a great time overall
Cons: None unless you have some qualms with the darkness of it all
There's a reason this made so much money and that it became one of the most talked about movies in the world--it's THAT good. Read More at Epinions.com
Jul 18, 2008
The Dark Knight ---- Batman Returns to Battle The Joker (With Heath Ledger) (NO-SPOILERS!!!)
Pros: great cast, very dramatic, Ledger, lots of action, well-done picture
Cons: very violent, a tad long, it's a comic book film
Everything fans would want it to be, it doesn't pull any punches, and presents a spirited foray into the darker side of the comic. Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 16, 2008
Pros: E-V-E-R-Y Thing – A masterpiece of movie making
Cons: Christian’s Batman voice on occasion
This has made it to my list of top 10 movies of all time. It's a fantastic and explosive story with thought-provoking moments. Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 31, 2008
Heath Ledger's Best Movie
Pros: Heath Ledger does a great job as the Joker.
The Dark Knight is a really good movie. Read More at Epinions.com
Mar 3, 2009
Excellent!!! Loved every minute.
Pros: Fantastic cast and character development. Heath Ledger stole the show!
Cons: Hard to hear the distorded voice of batman.
Loved it! Have already purchased it for myself and as a gift. A little dark but would highly recommend! Read More at Epinions.com
Dec 19, 2008
Everything you've heard about this movie is true
Pros: Dark, gritty, gripping, realistic
Cons: Not for the kids; Bale still better as Bruce Wayne than as Batman
Not for the kids, but the parents will find a phenomenal movie filled with amazing performances Read More at Epinions.com
May 12, 2012
The Dark Knight
Pros: Generally well written, villains are well portrayed mostly
Cons: Stretches its limits way too much and gets cheesy more often than not
9.3/10 Read More at Epinions.com
Oct 4, 2012
The throat cancer ninja's amazing second outing
Pros: Intense, well made, thought provoking
The Dark Knight is an amazingly riveting spetacle. Read More at Epinions.com