SummaryWith the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and 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. The Joker, whose eerie grin, laughter, and inhuman morality makes him dangerous. Batman seeks to stop the mysterious Joker at all costs. He has no method at all and seeks to see the world plunge into the fire he has yet to light. But, Batman has come to represents the symbol of hope.
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Joker -- (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- Drama.
Criminal investigation -- Drama.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Action and adventure films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
|Publisher|| Burbank, CA :Warner Bros. Entertainment :2008
Distributed by Warner Home Video,
|Other Titles|| Batman, the Dark Knight
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Nolan, Christopher, 1970-
Goyer, David S.
Bale, Christian, 1974-
Ledger, Heath, 1979-2008.
Gyllenhaal, Maggie, 1977-
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
DC Comics, Inc.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Heath Ledger, Gary Oldman, Aaron Eckhart, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Morgan Freeman.
Director of photography, Wally Pfister; editor, Lee Smith; original music, Hans Zimmer, James Newton Howard; costume designer, Lindy Hemming.
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of violence and some menace.
In English, French, or Spanish; with optional English, French, or Spanish subtitles; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Title from container.
Based upon Batman characters created by Bob Kane.
DVD; dual-layer; widescreen format; Dolby digital; Dolby surround 5.1.
1 videodisc (153 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.