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Review: The Dark Knight Rises

Posted in Movie Review, Movies with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 25, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

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. Continue reading

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News: The Dark Knight Rises ‘Journey’ Trailer, Clips, And Pics

Posted in Movies, Trailer with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 14, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

 

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… Continue reading

News: More The Dark Knight Rises Runtime, Viral Marketing, New Synopsis, And That MTV Trailer

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on July 3, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

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. Continue reading

News: Brilliant The Dark Knight Rises Trailer From MTV Movie Awards

Posted in Movies, Trailer with tags , , , , , , , , , , , on June 5, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

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. Continue reading

News: The Dark Knight Rises TV Spots And New Pictures

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 24, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

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. Continue reading

Feature: “I’m Gotham’s Reckoning” – The Dark Knight Rises Third Trailer Breakdown

Posted in Movies, News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on May 10, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

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.

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News: The Dark Knight Rises EW Scans And High Res Pics

Posted in Comics, Movies, News, Thoughts with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on April 14, 2012 by Bjorn Grainger

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? Continue reading