A new rumor contends "The Dark Knight Rises" and "Inception" director Christopher Nolan is in early talks to helm the next James Bond film.
This summer's superhero blockbusters kick off next week with the debut of Iron Man 3 on May 3, but for action figure fans playing catchup on last summer's The Amazing Spider-Man and The Dark Knight Rises, it's still a good time to be in the... Read more Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Rafa Toro pays tribute to Batman movies great and not-so-great in a series of animated GIFs featuring the rogues from Tim Burton's Batman through Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises. With just a handful of frames, he captures what... Read more Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
The State of The Industry is… surprisingly strong: All together, we’d be looking at around $715 million for all North American comics and graphic novels: up about $35 million from 2011. And that growth is all in the comics shop market, which offset losses in the mass market. In 2011, the comics shop market was [...]
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In what's just the latest in a series of extremely kind and charitable acts, The Dark Knight Rises star Christian Bale took some time to chat on the phone with Zach Guillot, an 8-year-old Batman superfan who's undergoing intense treatment for... Read more Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
"The Dark Knight Rises" star Christian Bale called an 8-year-old Batman fan Zach Guillot, who is battling leukemia, for a ten minute conversation. ROBOT 6 has the details.
This week's TOYING AROUND spotlights new "Watchmen" action figures and packaging, new Thundercats MiniMates and plenty of high-end Batman figurines from "The Dark Knight" & "The Dark Knight Rises."
I finally watched The Dark Knight Rises last Saturday. Just a short recap: personal demons of mine kept me from seeing the film when it opened because of the shootings that happened during an opening night screening. The first day the film came to Blu-Ray I brought a copy and planed a Dark Knight Rises night, complete with all the man cave fixings. Show More Summary
Already rumored to portray Batman in Warner Bros.’ "Justice League," Joseph Gordon-Levitt is now said to be among the contenders to play Star-Lord in Marvel’s "Guardians of the Galaxy."
2012 was a big year for genre movies, from "The Avengers" and "The Dark Knight Rises," to "John Carter" and "Prometheus" -- what was your favorite flick of the year? Vote in SPINOFF's end of 2012 poll!
Comic book media made a strong showing on 2012's most-pirated lists, with "The Avengers," "The Dark Knight Rises" and AMC's "The Walking Dead" earning the dubious honor of having the most estimated illegal downloads.
In case the DVD and Blu Ray extras weren't enough, concept art for the look of Selina Kyle both in and out of costume has now surfaced on the internet. From different dresses for Kyle to even a few unused designs for Catwoman's heels, much of it... Read more Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
Two of Square Enix's most anticipated Play Arts Kai figures have finally arrive online in full color. Following prototype displays at the Tokyo Games Show in September (and a few low resolution images appearing online), SE has unveiled proper... Read more Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
As everyone who's seen Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy knows, Alfred is the steady moral center of the series. But how did he end up that way? In an interview to promote the Blu-ray and DVD release of The Dark Knight Rises, Michael Caine... Read more Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
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I wanted to see The Dark Knight Rises as much as I’d wanted to see any movie. When the film opened, I decided not to see it: the mass shooting that occurred during an opening night screening of the movie screwed me up but good. I was not being noble trying to make a stand for the victims or against the gunman. Show More Summary
I will stipulate that The Dark Knight Rises is not necessarily the movie Christopher Nolan set out to make. The tragic death of Heath Ledger derailed his plans to conclude the trilogy with more between Batman and the Joker so he spent the last four years rethinking how he wanted to end his trilogy. Show More Summary
And what did he think of The Avengers?
Just as common as the annual blockbusters based on comic book properties are the immediate discussions (read: arguments) among fans about the errors in each film. Have problems with a few continuity issues in The Dark Knight Rises? For everyone... Read more Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments