The Dark Knight Rises
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Catwoman Is Not Catwoman in 'The Dark Knight Rises' | 25 Sep 2012 // 9:40 PM

Catwoman does not exist. By the end of The Dark Knight Rises we see, what could be, the end of Batman. And in a future without Batman, Selina becomes the rebound girl for a man who just dumped his alter ego…

Reflections on the Revolution in Gotham: Of Burke and Batman | 20 Sep 2012 // 5:14 PM

Amidst the wheezing voice of Bane and the thunderous roar of the Batpod, The Dark Knight Rises offers a quiet reminder to cherish the important and enduring things in life, and to remember one’s obligations to friends, neighbors, and fellow citizens.

//Columns

In Defense of Film Critics Who Didn't Like 'The Dark Knight Rises' | 23 Jul 2012 // 5:15 PM

Love it or hate it, The Dark Knight Rises isn't worth the type of outlandish responses received in light of the movie's initial reviews.

//Reviews

Batman's Bad Day(s): 'The Dark Knight Rises' | 2 Dec 2012 // 4:10 PM

Batman has always been the Dark Knight. His origins are in an alleyway, his story is essentially a vengeance narrative that explores obsession, totemistic fascination with symbolism, and near madness.

'The Dark Knight Rises': Into the Pit and Out | 20 Jul 2012 // 12:05 AM

Bane comes at Batman with a prodigious force and bloody fury, premised on the fact that he is built to deliver the hero's punishment and thus his motivation for rising.

//Blogs

No Love for a 'Dark Knight' Yet Again | 16 Jan 2013 // 4:00 AM

Christopher Nolan's Batman franchise has terrible awards luck. Ben Travers asks why...

In ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Money Matters | 10 Aug 2012 // 1:00 AM

Christopher Nolan’s final Batman film shows the inhabitants of Gotham wrestling with issues of the real world, namely: money, class, and power.

//News

In China, Hollywood blockbusters face off on same days | 29 Aug 2012 // 2:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — China is rolling up the red carpet for Hollywood. Just six months after Chinese and American leaders reached a new agreement allowing more

In wake of Aurora massacre, should ‘Dark Knight’ campaign for Oscar? | 6 Aug 2012 // 1:35 AM

LOS ANGELES — Time Warner Chief Executive Jeff Bewkes made the company’s first public comment on the commercial prospects of “The Dark Knight Rises” on

//Media

The Dark Knight Rises - Trailer 3 | 30 Apr 2012 // 11:20 PM

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'Blind Woman's Curse' Is Full of Delirious Action With Swords and Cats

// Short Ends and Leader

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