The Dark Knight Rises

  • 'Days of Future Past': How to make a superhero movie from an acclaimed comic book storyline 22-05-2014 03:35 PM

    New Delhi: X-Men, the movie franchise, goes from strength to strength. After the first movie of 2000, which was the milestone that signaled the beginning of the current superhero movie craze, the two sequels did well but were artistically disappointing, in particular 'The Last Stand' (2006). This was followed by...
  • Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar' inspired by the movies he watched as a child 27-03-2014 02:24 PM

    Las Vegas: It's tough to get writer-director Christopher Nolan to divulge details about the plot of his upcoming sci-fi movie 'Interstellar'. "We're right in the thick of the first cut of the film," he said on stage during a question and answer session at the annual movie-theater convention CinemaCon in...
  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt is not a part of 'Man of Steel' sequel 04-10-2013 04:46 PM

    Los Angeles: Actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt, who played police officer John Blake in 'The Dark Knight Rises', says he won't be a part of the upcoming 'Man of Steel' sequel. The sequel, starring Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill, will see Batman and Superman together for the first time on the big...
  • Anne Hathaway misses her Catwoman role 06-12-2012 06:42 PM

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  • 'Avengers', Adam Levine lead People's Choice nominations 16-11-2012 05:23 PM

    Los Angeles: 'The Avengers' led the movie nominations for the annual People's Choice Awards on Thursday in a field packed with action films, while Maroon 5 and frontman Adam Levine won six nods in music and television categories. Justin Bieber, Channing Tatum - People magazine's latest sexiest man alive -...
  • Movies suffer worst box-office slump in a decade 10-09-2012 06:59 PM

    Los Angeles: The North American box office hit a slump at the weekend, with top earner The Possession taking in less than $10 million and what could be the gloomiest overall haul since the aftermath of the September 11, 2001, attacks on New York and Washington. With only a couple...
  • Mindblowing scenes from Christopher Nolan films 30-07-2012 07:10 PM

    New Delhi: British-American director, screenwriter and producer Christopher Nolan turns 42 years old today, July 30. While we can't match up to the birthday gift fate has presented him with: The Dark Knight Rises retains its #1 spot earning $289.1 million in the first 10 days, according to edition.cnn.com, we...
  • 'The Dark Knight Rises' tops US box office 30-07-2012 12:05 PM

    Los Angeles: Batman movie 'The Dark Knight Rises' earned $64.1 million at U.S. and Canadian theaters during its second weekend, topping box office charts in a sluggish overall market facing Olympic television coverage and the impact of the Colorado shooting. The finale in director Christopher Nolan's Batman trilogy starring Christian...
  • US police thwart 'Batman' shooting repeat 28-07-2012 03:27 PM

    Maryland: Maryland police thwarted a "violent episode" by a man who called himself a "joker" in an apparent reference to last week's Colorado movie theater massacre and threatened to use an arsenal of firearms against his former co-workers, police said on Friday. The announcement by Prince George's County Police came...
  • 'Batman' shooting suspect was seeing psychiatrist 28-07-2012 07:14 AM

    Denver: The former graduate student accused in the deadly Colorado movie theater shooting was being treated by a psychiatrist at the university where he studied, the first indication that he may have sought help before the rampage that killed 12 people and wounded 58. Attorneys for James Holmes, 24, made...
  • Massacre casts ugly scar on Batman mythology 27-07-2012 02:53 PM

    Los Angeles: Bat-fan and comic-book historian Arlen Schumer is worried. He fears the mass shooting at a midnight screening of 'The Dark Knight Rises' in Aurora, Colorado, will forever be associated with the legend of Batman. "After mourning and feeling sympathy for the families, taking a step back as a...
  • Christian Bale visits Aurora shooting victims 25-07-2012 06:31 PM

    Los Angeles: 'Batman' star Christian Bale met survivors of the Colorado cinema shooting and thanked medical staff and police officers who responded to the attack that killed 12 people and injured 58 others. Bale visited the makeshift memorial of the victims near the cinema that was showing 'The Dark Knight...
  • Anne Hathaway eyes Catwoman spin-off 25-07-2012 02:44 PM

    London: Hollywood actress Anne Hathaway says she is very much interested in reprising her role as Catwoman after 'The Dark Knight Rises' director Christopher Nolan tipped her for a spin-off movie. The 41-year-old filmmaker recently said that she deserves a solo movie after putting in an incredible performance as the...
  • Batman had to come back, says Christopher Nolan 24-07-2012 05:58 PM

    New Delhi: Despite not so favourable reviews, The Dark Knight Rises has done well at the box office. Said to be the epic conclusion of the Batman franchise, the film is the third and the last film of the series after Batman Begins and The Dark Knight. The director of...
  • 'Dark Knight' studio to donate to shooting victims 24-07-2012 02:31 PM

    Los Angeles: Warner Bros, the studio behind 'The Dark Knight Rises', are donating a 'substantial' amount of money to help victims of the Colorado shooting. Collecting a whopping USD 160.9 million on the film's debut weekend in North America alone, the Hollywood studio is giving back to the Aurora community...
  • In 3 days, 'Dark Knight' earns Rs 17 crore in India 24-07-2012 01:42 PM

    Mumbai: 'The Dark Knight Rises' was easily one of the most eagerly awaited Hollywood films this year. But incidentally, while the film did manage to make money over the weekend, the audience seems to have been disappointed with the finale. This weeks Bollywood releases, 'Picture Abhi Baki Hai', 'Chalo Driver'...
  • Colorado shooting: Batman hates guns, doesn't he? 24-07-2012 09:50 AM

    New Delhi: At one point in the film 'The Dark Knight Rises', Christian Bale as Batman, stops Catwoman Anne Hathaway from using a gun on one of Bane's men. What ensues is deadly hand-to-hand combat, one of many such sequences in the film. Batman says he does not approve of...
  • 'The Dark Knight Rises' reportedly earns $160 mn 23-07-2012 11:27 AM

    Los Angeles: 'The Dark Knight Rises' was on track to earn $160 million, which would be a record for 2D films, over the weekend following a mass shooting at a Colorado screening of the Batman film. Citing box office insiders, The Hollywood Reporter, Los Angeles Times, New York Times and...
  • 'Batman' movie shooting: Obama meets victims' families 23-07-2012 09:54 AM

    US President Barack Obama met the survivors and the families of the victims of the Friday's shooting rampage during the screening of 'The Dark Knight Rises' in Colorado. ...
  • Batman mask found from shooting suspect home 23-07-2012 09:27 AM

    Aurora: University of Colorado officials were looking on Sunday into whether James Holmes used his position in a graduate program to collect hazardous materials, but school officials weren't saying whether they knew the suspect in a movie theater massacre was anything more than a hard-working student. Law enforcement officials also...
  • 'Batman' shooting: Obama meets victims' families 23-07-2012 08:32 AM

    Aurora: Despair all around him, President Barack Obama on Sunday offered hugs, tears and the nation's sympathy to survivors of the Colorado shooting rampage and to families whose loved ones were shot dead. He looked for hope in the heartbreak, insisting a brighter day will come for the grieving and...
  • Theaters increase security after Aurora shooting 22-07-2012 01:57 PM

    Los Angeles: Director Christopher Nolan remarked ahead of 'The Dark Knight Rises' debut that his villain is so fearsome that at times he's as hateful as someone carrying out such misdeeds for real. Nolan's grand spectacle of violence and mayhem has been put into perspective for what it really is...
  • Makers cancel more 'Dark Knight' world premieres 22-07-2012 01:51 PM

    Mexico City: Warner Bros. Pictures says it has canceled appearances by the cast and filmmakers of the movie 'The Dark Knight Rises' in Mexico and Japan after a shooter killed 12 people and injured at least 50 Friday in a Colorado theater during a midnight premiere of the newest Batman...
  • Dark Knight Rises: US shooting hampers business 22-07-2012 01:30 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood studios will not release box-offices figures on Sunday after the fatal gun rampage at a midnight showing for the Batman movie 'The Dark Knight Rises,' which made less money than some industry insiders projected. The film grossed $74 million on Friday in the United States and Canada...
  • Obama to visit victims of 'Batman' movie shooting 22-07-2012 01:20 PM

    Washington: US President Barack Obama will travel to Aurora city in Colorado state to meet the families of victims of Friday's shooting incident where a man gunned down 12 people during the screening of the latest Batman movie, the White House said. The President will meet wounded survivors and bereaved...
  • 'Batman shooting suspect had planned the attack' 22-07-2012 08:13 AM

    Aurora: The shooting suspect who went on a deadly rampage inside a Colorado theater planned the attack with "calculation and deliberation," police said on Saturday, receiving deliveries for months which authorities believe armed him for battle and were used to rig his apartment with dozens of bombs. Authorities on Saturday...
  • 'Dark Knight Rises' shootout disturbing: Big B 21-07-2012 08:11 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan expressed shock over the news of the mass shooting incident at the midnight premiere of the new Batman movie 'The Dark Knight Rises'. A man opened fire at a theatre in suburban Denver Friday, killing 12 people, and leaving many others wounded. The suspect reportedly...