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  1. Watch: Video Explains Why Heath Ledger's Joker Is the Perfect Villain for 'The Dark Knight'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Collider

    Heath Ledger 's performance as The Joker in director Christopher Nolan 's 2008 sequel The Dark Knight is one of the great performances of all time. It's destined to lord over cinema history for decades to come, and indeed it has loomed large over the superhero genre in the recent boon of comic book movies.

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  2. BBC lists Top 100 films of 21st century; David Lynch tops itRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Post-Bulletin

    ... Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Brokeback Mountain" - made the list, as did three by Christopher Nolan - "The Dark Knight," ''Memento" and "Inception." There were also three films by Joel and Ethan Coen - "A Serious Man," ''Inside Llewyn Davis" and "No ...

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  3. David Lynch's "Mulholland Drive" heads BBC list of century's top 100 filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Brokeback Mountain" - made the list, as did three by Christopher Nolan - "The Dark Knight," ''Memento" and "Inception." There were also three films by Joel and Ethan Coen - "A Serious Man," "Inside Llewyn Davis" and "No ...

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  4. Here's why geek culture is underrepresented in this century's "100 greatest films"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Denver Post

    ... four comic-book adaptations crack the BBC 100, for instance, and only one of those, Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" (checking in at No. 33), is a superhero film. The others are Abdellatif Keciche's "Blue Is the Warmest Color" (No. 45); David ...

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  5. 'Mulholland Drive' leads the pack in BBC's list of 21st century's best filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | The China Post

    ... Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Brokeback Mountain" - made the list, as did three by Christopher Nolan - "The Dark Knight," "Memento" and "Inception." There were also three films by Joel and Ethan Coen - "A Serious Man," "Inside Llewyn Davis" and "No ...

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  6. Check out More Than Two Dozen Stills from the Sully MovieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | ComingSoon.net

    ... to destroy his reputation and his career. The Sully movie also stars Aaron Eckhart ( Olympus Has Fallen , The Dark Knight ) as Sully's co-pilot, Jeff Skiles, and Oscar nominee Laura Linney ( The Savages , Kinsey ) as Sully's wife, Lorraine ...

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  7. 'The Dark Knight' Is Named Favorite Chicago-Made FilmRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Chicagoist

    The wine-and-cheese-laden movie watchers have spoken: "The Dark Knight" has been voted the favorite Chicago-made film among Millennium Park summer series audiences. The city announced the pick Wednesday after 12,433 votes were cast for the 2008 Batman film that showcased the city as an electric setting for superheroes brooding on skyscrapers, bad guys delivering disturbing performances that would later earn posthumous Oscars , and a spike in Chicago moviemaking .

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  8. How To Fix Summer MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Film School Rejects

    ... massively expensive director-driven movie star picture like it. Inception was only possible because after The Dark Knight , Warners would have greenlit Phone Book: a film by Christopher Nolan , but it sure is nice that that picture exists. "You ...

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  9. Building the Bat: Batman & RobinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 25 | Silver Bullet Comics

    ... Batman reboot, we are currently living in the golden age of superhero films. At best, we are treated to The Dark Knight and Iron Man , while at worst we get Captain America and Iron Man 2 . So it's easy to forget that one single movie set the genre ...

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  10. Ceylan film listed among top 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    ... Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Brokeback Mountain" - made the list, as did three by Christopher Nolan - "The Dark Knight," "Memento" and "Inception." There were also three films by Joel and Ethan Coen - "A Serious Man," "Inside Llewyn Davis" and "No ...

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  11. BBC ranks top 100 films of 21st centuryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | CBS News

    ... Tiger, Hidden Dragon" and "Brokeback Mountain" - made the list, as did three by Christopher Nolan - "The Dark Knight," ''Memento" and "Inception." There were also three films by Joel and Ethan Coen - "A Serious Man," ''Inside Llewyn Davis" and "No ...

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  12. Mulholland Drive tops critics' list of the best 100 films of 21st CenturyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... only nod to Australia, with two films starring the late Heath Ledger, 2005's Brokeback Mountain and 2008's The Dark Knight , also ranking in the top 100. Nicole Kidman and Baz Luhrmann's Moulin Rouge! was also recognised in 53rd place. While ...

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  13. Why Heath Ledger's Joker was the best Batman bad guy - CNETRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | CNet News

    No joke! A new video makes a convincing argument as to why the Clown Prince of Crime makes the perfect antagonist for the Dark Knight. Heath Ledger won a posthumous Oscar for his role as the psychopathic Joker in Christopher Nolan's 2008 Batman film, " The Dark Knight ."

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  14. Here's why geek culture is underrepresented in this century's '100 greatest films'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Washington Post

    Heath Ledger received an Oscar for his turn as the Joker in "The Dark Knight" - the only superhero film to crack the BBC 100 list of best films in this century. WE HAVE blockbuster geek-culture films and we have high-art films.

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  15. Which cinematic universe is leading?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | The Daily Star

    ... crazy it sounded on paper. This worked wonders in the comic book genre for them with Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" trilogy. But, in Zack Snyder, they're allowing a truly divisive figure who provokes more ire than acclaim to lead and define ...

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  16. Millennium Park Audiences Pick Their Favorite Chicago-Made Film: The Dark KnightRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 24 | City of Chicago

    ... cast via chifilmfave.org and on-site at the Jay Pritzker Pavilion. The top vote-getter with 2,333 votes was The Dark Knight (2008; PG-13, 152 mins) - and the Oscar-winning movie will be screened on Tuesday, August 30, at 6:30pm . The Dark Knight ...

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  17. Critics Pick the 100 Greatest Movies of the 21st Century -- How Many Have You Seen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Fandango.com

    ... Linklater, 2014) 3. Memento (Christopher Nolan, 2000) 4. There Will Be Blood (Paul Thomas Anderson, 2007) 5. The Dark Knight (Christopher Nolan, 2008) 6. Inside Llewyn Davis (Joel and Ethan Coen, 2013) 7. Finding Nemo (Andrew Stanton, 2003) 8. Mad ...

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  18. The Dark Knight: What you never knew about the 2008 movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | The New Zealand Herald

    The Dark Knight was nominated for eight Oscars, made more than $NZ1.3 billion worldwide and is considered one of the best superhero movies ever made. Released back in 2008, the Christopher Nolan-directed film is currently the fourth highest rated movie of all time on IMDB.

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  19. Today in Movie Culture: Why Heath Ledger's Joker Is the Best, How...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Movies.com

    It's a big honor to get an Honest Trailer that is actually positive, and the latest rarity is for The Jungle Book , which is new to home video today: With a new, unpopular portrayal of The Joker currently in theaters, Michael Tucker looks at why the character works so well, as written, in The Dark Knight : River Phoenix, who was born on this date in 1970, gets direction from Rob Reiner on the set of Stand By Me , which turned 30 this month: The following video essay by Joost Broeren and Sander Spies focuses on how Steven Spielberg features dinner table scenes in all his movies : Today is the 20th anniversary of the release of John Frankenheimer's The Island of Dr. Moreau .

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  20. Why Gotham Gave Us That Big Jerome Cliffhanger At The End Of Season 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 23 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Nicholson in 1989's Batman , and his Joker laugh is as unnervingly maniacal as Heath Ledger's was in 2008's The Dark Knight . Gotham did so well with the first Joker that some of us may have needed the possibility of that particular Joker to really ...

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