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The Dark Mythopoetics of Christopher Nolan's Rising and Setting Knight

G. Roger Denson | Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment
G. Roger Denson


Where do Christopher Nolan's Films Fit into the Overall Batman Canon?

Quora | Posted 09.18.2012 | Entertainment

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Mark Hughes, screenwriter and Forbes blogger The first four Batman films -- "Batman," &q...

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.

Real Violence vs. My 'Death Threats'

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.19.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Unlike negative reactions to my review of The Dark Knight Rises this week, actual news happened last night in the form of a tragedy, when someone walked into a suburban Denver multiplex and killed at least a dozen people.

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.

Christopher Nolan Doesn't Have A Cell Phone

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.20.2012 | Entertainment

If you're hoping to clarify whether Christopher Nolan actually defended "Dark Knight Rises" fans making death threats against film critics who gave th...

Did Christopher Nolan Originally Intend for the Joker to Appear in The Dark Knight Rises?

Quora | Posted 09.17.2012 | Entertainment

This question originally appeared on Quora. By Mark Hughes, screenwriter and Forbes blogger This is a tricky question because there are really tw...

'The Fans Are Very Passionate'

AP | By REETU RUPAL | Posted 07.19.2012 | Entertainment

LONDON -- Director Christopher Nolan is defending fans irate over negative reviews of "The Dark Knight Rises." While the final piece of Nolan's "Dark...

Remember The Super Friends?

Mike Ryan | Posted 09.17.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

"Remember This?" is a recurring feature on HuffPost Entertainment, resurrecting pop-cultural artifacts that haven't enjoyed the spotlight for quite ...

Did These 'Dark Knight Rises' Fans Go Too Far?

AP | DERRIK J. LANG | Posted 09.17.2012 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The aggregating Web site suspended user comments on movie reviews of "The Dark Knight Rises" after commenters r...

What Does Gotham City *Really* Look Like?

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.17.2012 | Entertainment

Since its first reference in Batman #4 in 1940, Gotham City has been a primary part of the Batman mythology. Frank Miller has referred to Gotham City ...

'Joker Face,' And Other Hilarious Batman Parodies (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Posted 07.17.2012 | Teen

Batman fanatics know that "The Dark Knight Rises" director Christopher Nolan's version of the iconic character is dark, serious and stoic. But that's ...

WATCH: If 'The Dark Knight' Trailer Were Honest

Posted 07.17.2012 | Comedy

Everyone has "The Dark Knight Rises" fever. So much so, that it's apparently creating quite the comment moderation nightmare over at Rotten Tomatoes. ...

PHOTOS: Anne, Christian, Joseph At 'Dark Knight Rises' NY Premiere

Posted 07.17.2012 | Celebrity

No one knows just how dramatic Gotham City can be better than the cast of "The Dark Knight Rises," the third and much-anticipated film of the Batman t...

'The Dark Knight Rises': An Epic Letdown?

AP | CHRISTY LEMIRE | Posted 09.15.2012 | Entertainment

Christopher Nolan concludes his Batman trilogy in typically spectacular, ambitious fashion with "The Dark Knight Rises," but the feeling of frustratio...

Movie Review: The Dark Knight Rises -- A Dissenting View

Marshall Fine | Posted 09.15.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

There is very little about The Dark Knight Rises that will make you tense, hold you in suspense or cause your adrenaline to squirt.

The Reviews Are In ...

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.18.2012 | Entertainment

The storm has arrived: The first "Dark Knight Rises" reviews are in and -- at least according to critics lucky enough to have seen "Dark Knight Rises"...

Why 'The Dark Knight Rises' Was Delayed

AP | Posted 09.14.2012 | Entertainment

NEW YORK -- It's possible French actress Marion Cotillard could have been replaced as a love interest for Christian Bale's Batman in the movie "The Da...

On Her Own: Will Catwoman Go Solo?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.12.2012 | Entertainment

"Dark Knight Rises" marks Christopher Nolan's graduation from telling Batman stories, but that doesn't mean he wants to see the franchise go belly-up....

From Bob Kane To Christopher Nolan, 70 Years Of Batman

The Huffington Post | Crystal Bell | Posted 07.11.2012 | Entertainment

Batman has come a long way in the last 70 years. The iconic masked vigilante has been moonlighting as Gotham City's savior for seven decades, and he's...

An Oscar For Batman?

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 09.10.2012 | Entertainment

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — It's a good thing Batman dresses in black. He could be a popular guy on Hollywood's black-tie circuit come Academy Award...

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 ...

WATCH: Bruce Wayne Goes For A Checkup

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 07.10.2012 | Entertainment

There have been an amazing number of trailers and TV spots for "The Dark Knight Rises," and the latest finds Bruce Wayne at the doctor's office. Here'...

Bigger Than 'The Avengers'?

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rosen | Posted 07.09.2012 | Entertainment

"The Dark Knight Rises" opening weekend could be historic. That's the report from, which notes that tracking for Christopher Nolan's Batman fi...

'Dark Knight' Director Addresses Big Rumor

AP | DAVID GERMAIN | Posted 09.08.2012 | Entertainment

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — Now that Christopher Nolan is done with his epic Batman trilogy, the filmmaker has quashed speculation that he might be ...