Tag Archives | Christopher Nolan

Is Warner Bros Hoping To Bring Back Christian Bale as BATMAN for JUSTICE LEAGUE?

Warner Bros. is hoping to replicate the success of Joss Whedon’s The Avengers with their long gestating Justice League flick which features the characters of Batman and Superman along with other characters in the DC Universe. But in order for this movie to succeed, it will require Christian Bale to be on board to reprise his role as Batman.

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Zack Snyder’s MAN OF STEEL Teaser Trailers

Teaser trailers have been released for director Zack Snyder‘s Man of Steel  - they’re both the same aside from the voice-overs provided by Supes’ Earth and Krypton Pa’s. The visuals play more like an ad, with very ambiguous ‘slice of life’ style imagery that’s tied into the Man of Steel’s conflicted emotional/moral dilemma - whether or not be a super hero is the message.
The visuals are handheld and gritty, and the colours are [...]

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Marion Cotillard Debunks those Talia Al Ghul Rumours

There’s been plenty of speculation surrounding Marion Cotillard’s character in The Dark Knight Rises, with many under the impression that she’s playing Talia Al Ghul, the daughter of Liam Neeson’s character in Batman Begins. The story is known to include these characters and understandably over the last year, internet rumour has become rife.
There’s been a veil of secrecy surrounding Christopher Nolan‘s final instalment of his Batman trilogy, [...]

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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Trailer #3

Christopher Nolan’s conclusion to his Batman trilogy is almost here, and to heighten the already fever pitch anticipation – Warner Bros. has released a new trailer for The Dark Knight Rises. Billed as “the epic conclusion to filmmakery” we’re offered a closer look at Catwoman (Anne Hathaway) and the menacing impact which Bane (Tom Hardy), brings to [...]

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Christopher Nolan Talks IMAX Vs Digital 3D

Today’s film-making has been revolutionized by the advent of digital technology;  cinema has been transformed with the introducion of 3D movies, and to lesser extent stereoscopic conversions.
For some directors such as Peter Jackson and renowned auteur Ridley Scott,  the realm of digital 3D has changed the way they shoot films, enhancing their creative vision and the movie-going experience for audiences.
However director Christopher Nolan, who revitalized the Batman franchise with [...]

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Christian Bale Talks THE DARK KNIGHT RISES

The expectations for Christopher Nolan‘s The Dark Knight Rises grow by the week, and the recent IMAX prologue has only helped fuel the fire. While the response was impressive, some fans were unhappy with Bane’s voice which was at times inaudible, but the director believes that when audiences watch the finished film, they’ll see it adds to the character’s complexity:
Speaking with EW last month, Nolan had this to say:
I think when people see the [...]

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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES New Trailer

The new trailer is here for Christopher Nolan‘s The Dark Knight Rises - packed full of action and ominous warning. Bruce Wayne seeks more enlightenment and Bane reeks havoc and terror upon Gotham. If you haven’t yet caught the IMAX prologue, be sure to check it out before screenings of Ghost Protocol. Tom Hardy‘s Bane is clearly the motivating force [...]

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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Villains and Heroes

Expectations are running high for a new trailer for The Dark Knight Rises which is expected to play before ’Sherlock Holmes: A Game Of Shadows’, as well as a 6 minute prelude that will feature on some 70mm hi-res IMAX screenings of ‘Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol’. With filming now wrapped on Christopher Nolan‘s final installment of his Batman legacy [...]

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Anne Hathaway as CATWOMAN

When it was announced that Catwoman would feature in the next Batman flick, there was plenty of debate and speculation as to how this character would look with so many interpretations gone before. Now Warner Bros has released the first official image of Anne Hathaway playing Catwoman, but interestingly she’s riding the Batpod rather than her own feline form of [...]

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Tom Hardy Talks Nolan’s Secrecy On THE DARK KNIGHT RISES

Tom Hardy was recently interviewed by French outlet Allocine on the promotional trail for his boxing flick Warrior, hence the French subs. Hardy plays Bane in the The Dark Knight Rises and his character is meant to take on Batman and injure him severely. Hardy though is coy to give any clues and jokes with the reporter that director Christopher [...]

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MAN OF STEEL – Casting The Characters

Zack Snyder‘s reboot of the Superman franchise is about to go before the cameras with filming set to commence next month in Vancouver. As the start date draws near, final casting of the keys characters is being made with some big name stars landing major roles.
Henry Cavill was one of the first cast in the titular role and the part of Lois Lane [...]

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THE DARK KNIGHT RISES – Now Filming

Filming is now underway on the highly anticipated third installment of the Batman saga. Production started early this month in Jodhpur, India, before moving to other locations which include North America (Pittsburgh, New York, and Los Angeles), Europe (England and Scotland), and Asia (India).
With the commencement of shooting comes the first image of a major [...]

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Josh Pence Cast as Young Ra’s Al Ghul

For the next and possible final installment of the Batman trilogy, director and writer Christopher Nolan is pulling out all the stops to bring the story full circle. The latest bit of casting news confirms the inclusion of the character originated by actor Liam Neeson in ‘Batman Begins’.  Ra’s Al Ghul was the catalyst to [...]

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