All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Christopher Nolan’

Adam West, the Beloved TV Batman, Recalls the Early Days When He Was ‘the Bright Knight’

Adam West, like most young kids of his generation, devoured Batman comic books growing up and loved playing Batman and Robin with other kids. “Then I forgot about it,” said West in a phone interview to The Seattle Times. It was many years later when West received a phone call about playing the DC Comics’ superhero in a Television series, …

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Anne Hathaway Doesn’t Shake Hands Because Of Ebola?

It looks like there may be another “Hathahater” out there in the form of a journalist from Argentina. A reporter named Alexis Puig bashed Anne Hathaway on social media for not shaking his hand for what he claims was because she was scared of catching Ebola. Puig went to Los Angeles last week for the premiere of Christopher Nolan’s science …

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Martin Scorsese Defends Kodak’s Production of Film

In January 2012, things could not have looked worse for Kodak. After 123 years of filmmaking, the company, created by George Eastman, had applied for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and looked destined for ultimate failure. Surprisingly, though, Kodak was able to stay on its feet and continue production a little over a year and a half later behind the supervision of …

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Netflix Won’t Kill the Movie Theater, Says Christopher Nolan

Acclaimed director Christopher Nolan thinks that you and I will “lay down [our] money to those studios, theaters and filmmakers who value the theatrical experience and create a new distinction from home entertainment.” Do you? Nolan has penned an op-ed in the Wall Street Journal where he laments movies as content and acknowledges the “bleak future” created by this path. …

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Nolan: The Dark Knight Rises Isn’t in 3D Because Nobody Likes 3D

Most reports indicate that filmgoers are of mixed feelings, at best, when it comes to 3D. High ticket prices, bulky, uncomfortable glasses, dim picture quality, and literal headaches have all been cited as reasons why 3D might just be a dead technology…again. And for those of us that fail to understand the magic of 3D, Christopher Nolan is our champion. …

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David Letterman: Did He Really Spoil the Ending to The Dark Knight Rises?

David Letterman may have dropped a bombshell about director Christopher Nolan’s highly-anticipated motion picture “The Dark Knight Rises”, which opens in North American theaters on July 20th. If you don’t want to know anything about the movie, then I would advise you to skip out on this article right now. Seriously. Right now. Because there’s going to be some discussion …

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Dark Knight Featurette Gives You a Peek Behind the Cowl

“The Dark Knight Rises” featurette is Warner Bros. last-ditch attempt to get you pumped about the final installment of director Christopher Nolan’s epic Batman trilogy. It’s 13 minutes of in-depth, behind-the-scenes bliss, designed to appeal directly to the overwhelmingly enthusiastic fanboy/girl living beneath your skin. Of course, if behind-the-scenes featurettes aren’t your thing, chances are this isn’t going to sway …

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New Posters For The Dark Knight Rises Look Better

While we’re firmly in the grips of The Amazing Spider Man’s reboot, it’s never to early to plan for the next cinematic tentpole event, and when you pair the names Christopher Nolan and Batman, you know you’re in for a blast of a time at the theaters. Nolan’s next trip to the Gotham universe is a little over two weeks …

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The New Dark Knight Rises Trailer Focuses on Catwoman

We are only a few short weeks until The Dark Knight Rises debuts on the big screens, and the anticipation for Christopher Nolan’s return to the Batman universe is building quite rapidly. To further the mouthwatering, Warner Brothers has been releasing shorter TV Spots instead of extended trailers, as to keep the spoilage to a minimum. In their latest 30-second …

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“The Dark Knight Rises” and Chrysler Join Forces

Warner Bros. Pictures and Chrysler Automobiles are joining up to offer a new contest revolving around the July 20th release of the much anticipated third installment to the Dark Knight trilogy. They’re calling the contest, “Imported form Gotham City”. To be considered, contestants must create a co-branded (Dark Knight & Chrysler) original television spot and submit it to the contest …

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The Dark Knight Rises Gets a New TV Spot

Last week we showed you two new TV spots from the Dark Knight Rises. Well, over the weekend, we got another one: I like that each one of them shows different scenes, instead of mixing the existing ones up in a different way. Granted, some of the scenes are the same, but they do make an effort to include different …

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Dark Knight Rises Unveils Two New TV Spots

“Dark Knight Rises” is at the very top of my must-see list this year. Never mind “The Avengers” and “The Amazing Spider-Man” — DKR is where it’s at. If you’ve been following any of the coverage surrounding director Christopher Nolan’s highly-anticipated summer blockbuster, then, chances are, you have a thorough understanding as to why everyone is enthusiastically pumped for its …

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Dark Knight Rises T-Shirt Contest Announces Winner

Way back on March 20th it was announced that there was going to be a contest to see who could design the best t-shirt inspired by the upcoming summer blockbuster “The Dark Knight Rises”. The kicker? Christopher Nolan, the director of “The Dark Knight Rises,” was going to be one of the judges. All of the finalists were put up …

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The Dark Knight Rises Trailer #3 Arrives Online

Grab a clean pair of underwear, fanboys, because the third trailer for Christopher Nolan’s highly anticipated summer blockbuster “The Dark Knight Rises” has made its way online. I have nimbly avoided most of the behind-the-scenes footage for the flick simply because I don’t want anything ruined by the time I purchase a ticket and take my seat inside that darkened …

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Dark Knight Rises Likely to Contain an Hour of IMAX Footage

I’m not a huge fan of watching big-budget Hollywood action movies in an IMAX theater. Documentaries, on the other hand, are perfectly okay, as I think the enormous screen treats the material rather well. However, attempting to watch a caped superhero lock horns with his or her archenemy seems like a phenomenal chore, not to mention a good way to …

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This Dark Knight Rises T-Shirt Contest Actually Has Christopher Nolan As A Judge

The action in The Dark Knight Rises takes place eight years after the events of The Dark Knight, and to fans of the films it probably feels like they have been waiting longer than that for the next chapter in the Batman saga. The film is set to hit screens worldwide on July 20th, so we all still have a …

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Awesome User-Generated Content Gives Us Dark Knight Rises Credits

User-generated content is one of the many great things about the web. Whether it’s someone riffing on a particular trend or adding to the thousands upon thousands of gigabytes of fan-based material for whatever movie franchise you can think of, this kind of content is what helped make the web such an amazing place. Now, relate the upcoming fan-created video …

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Bane, The Dark Knight Rises Villian’s Voice Gets a Twitter Account

Christopher Nolan’s Batman movie franchise has been a tentpole for Warner Brothers these past six years, and nothing looks to stop the third in the series, The Dark Knight Rises. However, one element of the Dark Knight Rises prologue sneak peek has caused a divide for those looking forward to the film – Bane’s voice. Many who have watched the …

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New Dark Knight Rises Trailer Promises S&M, Batman Working At Walmart

Who is excited for next summer’s most anticipated film? I know, I’m super stoked about Men In Black III as well. Another film I’m also pretty anxious for is the finale of Christopher Nolan’s Batman revamp, The Dark Knight Rises. Bane? Awesome. Joseph Gordon-Levitt? Awesome. Anne Hathaway as Catwoman? Meh. Not everything can be perfect, right? The internet buzz for …

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The Dark Knight Rises Viral Campaign Heats Up

Movie marketing strategy is being based more and more on viral content these days. One of the best examples of this is with Christopher Nolan’s revamp of the Batman series. Some new videos have surfaced that may give us a brief look into the upcoming third installment, The Dark Knight Rises. The Dark Knight was a landmark in viral marketing. …

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