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Trump Ripped Off Part Of Inauguration Speech From Supervillain Bane

The Huffington Post | Cole Delbyck | Posted 01.21.2017 | Entertainment

For a man who claims to hate Hollywood, Donald Trump sure seems to be inspired by blockbusters. Just in case our president’s new slogan wasn’t en...

Tom Hardy Wants To Return As Bane Because He's The Hero Gotham Deserves

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 09.05.2015 | Entertainment

You now have his permission to die of happiness. We already know Tom Hardy has a lovely, lovely lip-syncing voice, but somehow the actor just got cool...

'The Dark Knight Rises' Hid An Easter Egg You Never Noticed

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 04.11.2015 | Entertainment

As far as bad guys in franchises go, they don't get much better than Bane. The "Dark Knight Rises" villain is a former member of the League of Shadows...

Christian Bale Reveals The Truth About The 'Dark Knight Rises' Ending

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 12.13.2014 | Entertainment

There's a storm coming to the Internet, Mr. Wayne, and it's all your fault. Christian Bale is apparently on a one-man mission to destroy the Web no...

Tom Hardy Dressed As Bane Accidentally Crashed A Wedding One Time

The Huffington Post | Taryn Hillin | Posted 08.21.2014 | Weddings

In honor of #ThrowbackThursday, we bring you that one time Bane (played by Tom Hardy) accidentally crashed a wedding while filming "The Dark Knight Ri...

Creating the Bat #6: Graham Nolan

Marc N. Kleinhenz | Posted 02.10.2014 | Home
Marc N. Kleinhenz

Graham Nolan worked in the Bat-universe from 1992 until 1998, most usually with writing partner Chuck Dixon. Although collaborating on a great number of stories together, the one that the artist has become the most famous for is Vengeance of Bane.

Creating the Bat #5: Chuck Dixon

Marc N. Kleinhenz | Posted 02.03.2014 | Home
Marc N. Kleinhenz

Of all the writers who have tackled the Dark Knight over the past seven-and-a-half decades, none has written more individual issues, miniseries, or one-shots than Chuck Dixon -- he has over 300 Bat-stories under his belt.

GOP Leaders Are Basically Batman Villains Now

The Huffington Post | Ross Luippold | Posted 12.17.2013 | Comedy

Ari Melber of MSNBC's "The Cycle" did a stunningly accurate job explaining how the government shutdown is exactly like Christopher Nolan's "Dark Knigh...

Cosplay Paparazzi Reports Back From Comic-Con 2013 - TMZ Style!

Shira Lazar | Posted 09.24.2013 | Comedy
Shira Lazar

The office crew at What's Trending reports on all of the hot superheroes that we saw at Comic-Con 2013, like traditional media sources, a.k.a. TMZ. F...

WATCH: Bane DID Cause The Super Bowl Blackout After All

Posted 02.06.2013 | Comedy

When the power went out at the Superdome, many on Twitter echoed a similar joke: Bane did it. The bizarre blackout definitely reminded many audience m...

Movie Review: Lawless

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.04.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Almost as soon as movies could talk, they were making films about the gangsters who came to prominence by supplying liquor to thirsty Americans who didn't believe in the nanny-state laws against alcohol known as Prohibition.

Alice Hines

PHOTO: Giant Bane Puppet Protests Bain Capital Offices in NYC | Alice Hines | Posted 08.30.2012 | Business

As Mitt Romney prepared to mount the stage in Tampa at the Republican National Convention, his former employer Bain Capital was being personified on T...

'Darth Vader Mixed With T-Pain'?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.26.2012 | Entertainment

Bane may be Gotham's reckoning, but that doesn't mean he's above reproach. As noted by Indiewire's Matt Singer, critics and fans have come up with ...

The Dark Knight Rises' Bane Might Have Been a Swipe at Mitt Romney, But He's Far From Alone

Dan Treadway | Posted 09.22.2012 | Comedy
Dan Treadway

Rush Limbaugh thought something was fishy about the name of the main villain in The Dark Knight Rises. I can't help but feel like he overlooked the many, many examples of movie characters who were clearly created just to take swipes at political figures.

Michael Uslan IS The Boy That Loved Batman

Charles Karel Bouley | Posted 09.19.2012 | Entertainment
Charles Karel Bouley

"The superheroes we have today are modern American folklore," Michael Uslan told me, " it's contemporary mythology. The ancient gods of Greece, Rome and Egypt still exist only today they wear spandex and capes.

ReThink Review: The Dark Knight Rises - Haunted by the Ghost of Villains Past

Jonathan Kim | Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

The Dark Knight Rises is very impressive and definitely worth seeing, but without a once-in-a-lifetime performance like Ledger's Joker to provide the pulse, we'll have to be content with a final chapter that certainly delivers, but in a trilogy that peaked in the middle.

New Look Is The 'Bane' Of Romney's Existence

The Huffington Post | Andres Jauregui | Posted 07.21.2012 | Comedy

Everyone knows that this whole Bain Capital mess has Mitt Romney's presidential campaign a little tongue-tied, but the former Massachusetts governor l...

What Dark Knight Rises and the CFPB's First Anniversary Have in Common

Adam Levin | Posted 09.17.2012 | Politics
Adam Levin

Batman just wants to do his job of protecting Gotham from crime. And the CFPB wants to do its job of protecting consumers from financial predators. Perhaps as the Dark Knight Rises to defeat the princes of evil, American voters should finally stand up to this army of darkness.

How Bane's Mask Might Work in The Dark Knight Rises

Colin Liotta | Posted 09.10.2012 | Entertainment
Colin Liotta

With The Dark Knight Rises less than two weeks away, I thought it'd be a good time to take a look at Bane, and in particular, his mask and how it functions.

WATCH: This Is Why Robin Sucks

Posted 09.10.2012 | Comedy

Holy juxtaposition, Batman! The character of Batman was created over 70 years ago, and the Caped Crusader has undergone plenty of style changes in ...

'The Dark Knight Rises' New Trailer Revealed

Posted 02.18.2012 | Entertainment

The new "The Dark Knight Rises" trailer has arrived. And like Bane, it's massive and chaotic. After sneak previews and a weekend of IMAX-only scree...

Chatting with Batman: Arkham City's Sefton Hill & Dax Ginn, Plus Katy B, and Introducing StevieMix

Mike Ragogna | Posted 11.29.2011 | Entertainment
Mike Ragogna


Review: Warrior

Marshall Fine | Posted 11.07.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Warrior is like Rocky squared -- an underdog story with two underdogs who, just to up the emotional stakes, happen to be brothers who have to fight each other.

FIRST LOOK: Official 'The Dark Knight Rises' Trailer

Posted 09.17.2011 | Entertainment

Here's some irony: "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows, Part 2," took down "The Dark Knight" for the biggest opening weekend in box office history, ...

PHOTO: Epic Upcoming Batman Film Unveils Mysterious New Poster

Posted 09.10.2011 | Entertainment

From the rubble of a city, a broken hero must rise again. Warner Bros. has released the first teaser poster for the third and final Christopher Nol...