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The Dark Knight

2008-07-16 | Drama / Action

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Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the 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.
Director: Christopher Nolan
Stars: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger

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155 wins 304 nominations
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  • Academy Awards, USA

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role

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    Best Achievement in Sound Editing

  • Golden Globes, USA

    Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture


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The Dark Knight FAQ

The sequels of The Dark Knight are Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises.
The director of The Dark Knight is Christopher Nolan.
The release date of The Dark Knight is July 16, 2008.
The production budget of The Dark Knight was 185,000,000 USD.
The Dark Knight won 2009 Academy Awards, USA, 2009 Golden Globes, USA, 2009 Screen Actors Guild Awards, 2009 BAFTA Awards, 2020 National Film Preservation Board, USA, 2019 Online Film & Television Association, 2012 Awards Circuit Community Awards, 2010 Gold Derby Awards, 2009 Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & Horror Films, USA, 2009 AFI Awards, USA and 67 others.
The full version of The Dark Knight is provided by Hulu , HBO Max , Amazon Video , YouTube , Google Play Movies , Apple iTunes , Vudu , Microsoft Store , Redbox , DIRECTV , AMC on Demand
The casts of The Dark Knight are Christian Bale starring as Bruce Wayne / Batman, Heath Ledger starring as Joker, Michael Caine starring as Alfred Pennyworth, Gary Oldman starring as Commissioner James Gordon, Aaron Eckhart starring as Harvey Dent / Two-Face, Maggie Gyllenhaal starring as Rachel Dawes.
The runtime of The Dark Knight is 152 minutes.
The certification of The Dark Knight is PG-13.
On July 30, 2021, the IMDB rating of The Dark Knight is 9.0/10, Rotten Tomato rating is 94/100, Metacritic rating is 84/100, TMDB rating is 8.0/10.
On July 30, 2021, there were 5316 public reaction to The Dark Knight including above and beyond, most thrilling, white knight, Oscar-worthy performance, incorruptible character.
The revenue of The Dark Knight was 1,004,558,444 USD.
The genre of The Dark Knight is Drama,Action,Crime,Thriller.