The Dark Knight
- Original title
- The Dark Knight
- Running time
- 152 min.
- United States
- Christopher Nolan, David S. Goyer, Jonathan Nolan. Characters: Bob Kane
- Christian Bale
- Heath Ledger
- Aaron Eckhart
- Michael Caine
- Gary Oldman
- Morgan Freeman
- Maggie Gyllenhaal
- Eric Roberts
- Cillian Murphy
- Chin Han
- Michael Jai White
- William Fichtner
- Monique Gabriela Curnen
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- Co-production United States-United Kingdom;Warner Bros., Legendary Pictures, Syncopy Production, DC Comics. Distributor: Warner Bros.
- Thriller. Action. Drama | Superheroes. Based on a Comic. DC Comics. Sequel. Cult Movie
- Movie Groups
- Batman | The Dark Knight trilogy
- Batman/Bruce Wayne (Christian Bale) raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon (Gary Oldman) and District Attorney Harvey Dent (Aaron Eckhart), Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker (Heath Ledger).
- Rankings Position
2008: 2 Academy Award: Best Supporting Actor (H. Ledger), Sound. 8 Nom.2008: Golden Globe: Best Supporting Actor (Heath Ledger)2008: BAFTA Awards: Best Supporting Actor (Heath Ledger). 9 Nominations2008: Festival Toronto: Best Supporting Actor (Heath Ledger)2008: New York Film Critics Circle: Nom. for Best Sup. Actor (Ledger) & Cinematography2008: Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Supporting Actor (Ledger)
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