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The Resource The dark knight, a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)

The dark knight, a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)

Label
The dark knight
Title
The dark knight
Statement of responsibility
a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan
Title variation
  • Batman, the dark knight
  • Batman begins 2
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Composer
Director
Producer
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Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
With 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
Awards note
Academy Awards, 2009: Best supporting actor (Ledger); Best sound editing.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Dark knight (Motion picture)
Credits note
Director of photography, Wally Pfister ; production designer, Nathan Crowley ; editor, Lee Smith ; music by James Newton Howard, Hans Zimmer ; costume designer, Lindy Hemming ; story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of violence and some menace
Language note
English, French, or Spanish audio with optional French, or Spanish subtitles and English subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.D37 2008
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Gary Oldman, Morgan Freeman, Monique Gabriela Curnen, Ron Dean, Cillian Murphy
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1974-
  • 1979-2008
  • 1977-
  • 1976-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nolan, Christopher
  • Roven, Charles
  • Thomas, Emma
  • Nolan, Jonathan
  • Bale, Christian
  • Ledger, Heath
  • Eckhart, Aaron
  • Caine, Michael
  • Gyllenhaal, Maggie
  • Oldman, Gary
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Curnen, Monique Gabriela
  • Dean, Ron
  • Murphy, Cillian
  • Howard, James Newton
  • Zimmer, Hans
  • Kane, Bob
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Legendary Pictures
  • DC Comics, Inc
  • Syncopy (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
153
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Batman (Fictitious character)
  • Joker (Fictitious character)
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminal investigation
  • Batman (Personaje literario)
Technique
live action
Label
The dark knight, a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)
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Publication
Note
  • Based on the characters created by Bob Kane and published by DC Comics
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9781419872143
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929031283
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000040876
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn259230798
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The dark knight, a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (videorecording)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Based on the characters created by Bob Kane and published by DC Comics
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 2008
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Full screen ed.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9781419872143
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
883929031283
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
1000040876
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn259230798
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, full screen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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