it was on this day in 2009 that the stars aligned and a starving fan base finally received the definitive Dark Knight experience it had longed for in the form of Batman: Arkham Asylum. Continue reading…
And the beloved movie will be screen for free in Millennium Park next week. [ more › ]
Lessons from the Screenplay deconstructs how the Nolan Brothers’ screenplay for The Dark Knight contains the right ingredients for a villain. The Joker neutralizes Batman’s strengths, forces Bats to make difficult choices, and both have a similar goal.
No joke! A new video makes a convincing argument as to why the Clown Prince of Crime makes the perfect antagonist for the Dark Knight.
He is the night, and he is also the Knight. Of course we’re talking about the Batman: Arkham Knight Batman 1:10 Scale Statue. Based on the Dark Knight’s look in the Batman: Arkham Knight video game, Gotham City’s dark protector swoops down through the night, with his cape flared to break his fall… and scare […]
Even though Transformers: The Last Knight has been in production for a while now, we’re still very much in the dark when it comes to the story of the latest franchise sequel directed by Michael Bay. We’ll be able to fill in some gaps...Show More Summary
Sometimes I like it when artists draw Batman’s ears long. But, then, other times, I like it when the Dark Knight’s cowl is rendered with shorter ears. What about you guys? Read more...
Filmmaker Michael Tucker of Lessons from the Screenplay created a new video essay analyzing what makes Heath Ledger‘s version of the Joker the ultimate villain for Batman in The Dark Knight film. music by Twin Musicom – “Marxist Arrow” and “Down With That“ Follow Laughing Squid on Facebook and Twitter Host your WordPress blog with […]
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Fresh from Jared Leto’s somewhat underwhelming turn as the Joker in Suicide Squad, it’s become even more apparent just how brilliant Heath Ledger’s version was in The Dark Knight. However, it’s not just about the actor portraying the role, the entire film and script adds to what makes a character strong. YouTube channel Lessons from the Screenplay has […]
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Even if you didn’t see Suicide Squad and somehow escaped the reviews of it and, like, also didn’t hear the horror stories about Jared Leto’s Joker, you’d already know that it would never have topped Heath Ledger’s Joker in The Dark Knight anyway. Show More Summary
From these leaked photos, one can infer that Samsung is planning to launch a Galaxy Note 7 Injustice Edition, of the likes of the Galaxy S7 Edge variant that it released previously. The Injustice Edition of the Galaxy S7 Edge featured the iconic logo of Batman at the back of the gold and black device.... Show More Summary
The one-time DARK KNIGHT RISES shows off her new look.
The Dark Knight gets a badge with the DC Comics Designer Series GCPD Batman by Greg Capullo Action Figure 2-Pack. Hey! Remember when it looked like Batman and the Joker had died at the same time so Jim Gordon crawled into a giant mecha with bunny ears? Yeah, those were the days. Of course, Bruce […]
The Dark Knight learns how to express himself with the Batman: The Animated Series Batman Expressions Pack. Batman isn’t known for flashing his pearly whites around Gotham City. His expressions usually range from angry to angrier and even angrier. Based on Bruce Timm’s iconic vigilante in Batman: The Animates Series, this collection comes with a […]
Is That You? (2014) Cast includes: Alon Aboutboul (The Dark Knight Rises), Rani Blair (Shvita), Naruna Kaplan de Macedo (Senses) Director: Dani Menkin (Je T'aime, I Love You Terminal) Genre: Drama (81 minutes) Mostly English with parts...Show More Summary
You know the old saying: Don’t store all of your eggs in one batcave. I may have that wrong. Whatever. This Batman Egg Cup will dress up your egg like the Dark Knight himself. Do I…
The Batman the Dark Knight Returns Hunt the Dark Knight ArtFX Statue shows Batman as depicted in Frank Miller’s iconic The Dark Knight Returns comic miniseries. This is the final battle scene between Batman and the Joker, which comes to 3-D life. This 12-inch tall statue from Kotobukiya has some truly amazing detail. Check out […]
The moment Amazon confirmed The Tick for another live-action update, superhero fans had to wonder if the big blue bug would be getting the ol’ gritty Dark Knight treatment. The lighting is just as dark (they do share a cinematographer), but our first full clips from the new series give Peter Serafinowicz a spoonful of that trademark bluster. Continue reading…