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The Dark Knight

Aaron Eckhart Remembers Filming That 'Dark Knight' Scene With Heath Ledger

The Huffington Post | Zahara Hill | Posted 11.21.2016 | Entertainment

Aaron Eckhart was one of a number of actors privileged to work with the late Heath Ledger before his unexpected passing in 2008. Eckhart, who worked ...

Aaron Eckhart Explains How 'The Dark Knight' Mirrors American Unrest Today

The Huffington Post | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 11.16.2016 | Entertainment

Oftentimes, art and film reflect the real-world tensions that afflict our society. For actor Aaron Eckhart, the current anti-Trump demonstrations that...

Heath Ledger’s Death Was 'Totally His Fault,' His Father Says

The Huffington Post | Karli Bendlin | Posted 07.27.2016 | Entertainment

In a new interview with Daily Mail Australia, Heath Ledger’s father puts full responsibility on his son for his own tragic death. Kim Ledger address...

The Best Movie From Each of the Last Ten Years: Guaranteed to Enrage

Jon Eig | Posted 03.23.2016 | Entertainment
Jon Eig

My last blog on HuffPost was on politics and I needed to shower half a dozen times before I washed off the stench. So today, I am returning to the swe...

If You're A Fan Of 'Dark Knight,' You Might Hate This

The Huffington Post | Todd Van Luling | Posted 12.28.2015 | Entertainment

Batman did not die at the end of "The Dark Knight Rises." Why is Christopher Nolan not making more "Batman" movies? Somehow there has already been sev...

Christian Bale Weighs In On 'Batman v Superman' Fan Theory

The Huffington Post | Joe Satran | Posted 11.13.2015 | Entertainment

Christian Bale's Bruce Wayne may have survived the big showdown in "The Dark Knight Rises," but he has no plans to pick up the cape once again. Certai...

This Underground Garage Would Make Batman Seriously Jealous

The Huffington Post | Lexi Tollefsen | Posted 09.23.2015 | HuffPost Home

Batman and fans alike have every reason to envy this real life Bruce Wayne-inspired underground garage. The ultra luxe "Batcave" is situated beneath a...

Supercut Counts Batman's Kills For You

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 08.25.2015 | Entertainment

Batman has always seemed to be somewhat of a Grim Reaper in his live-action movies, but we never knew how true that was until now. Mr Sunday Movies' "...

15 Movie Mistakes You Didn't Notice In Your Favorite Action Films

The Huffington Post | Madeline Kaplan | Posted 07.06.2015 | Entertainment

It's a bird! It's a plane! It's a scenery-related continuity error! Even the most mind-blowing, heart-pounding action flicks can contain the occasiona...

Star Trek's Troubling 50th Anniversary

William Bradley | Posted 01.17.2015 | Entertainment
William Bradley

There was some heartening news over the holidays for those of us who are longtime Star Trek fans. And there was some alarming news, none of which has been mitigated since.

Interstellar: Imperfect Epic Addresses Big Questions About the Future, Time, Human Nature, and Space Exploration

William Bradley | Posted 11.18.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

Christopher Nolan's first film since the massive success of his Dark Knight Trilogy is a big movie about the future with with big ambitions, big themes, big images, and big questions about human nature, time, and president-day attitudes and policies. Or lack of same.

How Hans Zimmer Became An Unlikely EDM Icon

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 11.04.2014 | Arts

Hans Zimmer has a huge following among cinephiles as the legendary musician who composed scores for such iconic films as "The Lion King," "Gladiator,"...

Here's Definitive Proof That Steve Jobs Was Actually Batman

The Huffington Post | Bill Bradley | Posted 10.17.2014 | Comedy

He was a silent guardian, a watchful protector, a Steve Jobs. On Thursday, Conan O'Brien announced that Christian Bale is set to play the Apple co-...

Breaking Bad TV Habits

Joan E. Dowlin | Posted 12.03.2014 | Entertainment
Joan E. Dowlin

With all of the gun violence and drug-related deaths in this country and our TV habits, I am wondering if it is a case of art imitating life or life imitating art? Either way, this nation is in trouble. TV used to be an escape to forget the world's problems. Now TV is something we need to escape from.

How Would You Have Made The Dark Knight Sequel if Heath Ledger Was Alive to Play The Joker? A Hollywood Screenwriter Takes on the Task

Quora | Posted 11.26.2014 | Entertainment

Gotham, with the "martyred death" of Harvey Dent (Who we all knew turned into and died as Two Face in The Dark Knight... a mistake in my eyes, as far as him dying, but we'll skip past that), is now a prosperous and much less crime ridden city, thanks especially in due part to new Commissioner Gordon.

This Musical Illusion Will Make You Question Your Own Ears

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 08.27.2014 | Arts

We're used to illusions being optical. These visual tricks are designed by magicians and masters of the craft to leave us questioning our own eyes. Bu...

Maggie Gyllenhaal Explains How Batman Is Like Pussy Riot

HuffPost Live | Ryan Buxton | Posted 07.29.2014 | HuffPost Live 321

What does Batman have in common with Pussy Riot? That may sound like the start of a joke, but Maggie Gyllenhaal has a great answer. During a conve...

50 Highest-grossing Chicago Movies

Reboot Illinois | Posted 09.23.2014 | Chicago
Reboot Illinois

Not only are movies filmed in Illinois entertaining, they also boost the economy. To satisfy your movie cravings, we found the 100 highest-grossing movies filmed in the Chicago area, according to IMDb.

Marveling: With Resistance Quite Evidently Futile, What Might Marvel's Cinematic Universe Mean?

William Bradley | Posted 04.23.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

With producer Kevin Feige and the other folks at the helm of Marvel Studios delivering a master class in franchise management, the Marvelverse is cruising ahead this year towards the end of its Phase Two.

See Heath Ledger Morph Into The Joker In One GIF

Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment

Nearly six years after Heath Ledger's death, Reddit user jpenn2112 posted a GIF that shows how the acclaimed actor transformed into The Joker for Chri...

Weighing in on Wonder Woman

Graham Milne | Posted 02.18.2014 | Entertainment
Graham Milne

Too often in the past, we've seen them screw it refusing to invest female action heroes with humanizing nuance, by writing them as archetypes instead of as people. Broad caricatures who have to lose what makes them women in order to compete on the same playing field as men.

The Good, the Bad and the Box Office Hit -- Why Marketing Matters in Hollywood

Preetam Kaushik | Posted 12.25.2013 | Entertainment
Preetam Kaushik

To many of us in this generation, Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight is one of the best films ever.

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...

One Of The Most Messed Up 'Dark Knight' Scenes Gets Awesome Remake

Posted 09.25.2013 | Comedy

In this episode of Cinefix's Home Made Movies, the Cinefix gang re-creates the pencil scene from "The Dark Knight." Check out their version above! ...

But Can Ben Affleck Do This?

Posted 08.26.2013 | Comedy

So, uh, here's just an alternate way to go with the new Batman. Frankly, we don't think Superman would stand a chance....