Hollywood flush with 2012 billions

2012-12-27 13:04

The big deal for Hollywood is not the record $10.8bn that studios took in at US theatres in 2012. It's the fact that the number of tickets sold went up for the first time in three years.

Anne Hathaway dishes on Catwoman spin-off

2012-12-05 22:22

Anne Hathaway has admitted that she would love to star in a spin-off movie about her Dark Knight Rises character Catwoman, only if Christopher Nolan directs the project.

'Nolan's Batman trilogy is boring'

2012-08-17 18:04

David Cronenberg has slammed Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight trilogy, describing it as "mostly boring" because it just shows Batman "running around in a stupid cape".

Dark Knight knocks down Total Recall

2012-08-05 20:04

The Dark Knight Rises has taken the weekend box office title for a third time, beating back a challenge from sci-fi remake Total Recall.

The Dark Knight Rises drops 60%

2012-07-30 07:40

The Dark Knight Rises has held onto its top spot at the US box office for second straight week with $64m, a massive drop from its first weekend.

Gangster Squad moved back over shooting

2012-07-27 11:43

Warner Bros has pushed back the release of Gangster Squad following the shooting during the premiere of The Dark Knight Rises.

Nu Metro beefs up Batman security

2012-07-25 13:21

Nu Metro have announced plans to "reinforce security procedures" at their cinemas for the opening of The Dark Knight Rises in South Africa after mass shootings in the US left 12 movie fans dead.

Playboy model blasted for Batman joke

2012-07-24 11:53

Playboy Playmate Tricia Evans has been receiving death threats after posting a tweet that made light of the deaths of 12 people at a screening of The Dark Knight Rises.

Dark Knight box office down after shooting

2012-07-23 10:35

The Dark Knight Rises has recorded strong ticket sales in its opening weekend, but well below forecasts as some moviegoers stayed away after a shooting rampage in Aurora, Colorado.

Box office halted after Batman shooting

2012-07-23 08:25

Hollywood studios have aligned in a rare show of solidarity to give their weekend box-office reporting a rest because of the shootings at a screening of The Dark Knight Rises.

Obamas address Batman shooting incident

2012-07-20 13:48

US President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have released a statement after a masked gunmen opened fire and killed 14 people during a screening of The Dark Knight Rises.

10 killed at Dark Knight Rises premiere

2012-07-20 10:44

A masked gunman has apparently shot and killed 10 people and wounded dozens more at a premiere screening of the The Dark Knight Rises in Denver, Colorado.

Nolan defends angry Dark Knight fans

2012-07-19 11:56

Director Christopher Nolan has defended fans who reacted strongly to negative reviews of his latest movie The Dark Knight Rises.

Dark Knight Rises delayed for Marion

2012-07-17 20:56

Christopher Nolan says he delayed filming on his final Batman movie The Dark Knight Rises to accommodate Marion Cotillard, who was pregnant with her son.

The Dark Knight Rises

2012-06-27 15:16

A powerful, engrossing, moving and utterly satisfying conclusion to one of the greatest film trilogies of all time and one that is guaranteed to leave you begging for more.

No Joker in The Dark Knight Rises

2012-06-07 07:40

Christopher Nolan has confirmed that The Joker will not feature in the new Batman movie The Dark Knight Rises, as a sign of respect to the late Heath Ledger.

Tom Hardy won't compete with Heath Ledger

2012-05-29 16:02

Tom Hardy says he doesn't want to compete with the late Heath Ledger in his role as the villain Bane in the latest Batman movie The Dark Knight Rises.

Liam Neeson 'cameo' in Dark Knight Rises

2012-03-31 07:37

Liam Neeson's rumoured role in The Dark Knight Rises has been confirmed in Warner Bros' production notes for his latest film Wrath of the Titans.

Dark Knight Rises audio cleaned up

2012-01-04 10:16

Christopher Nolan has made tweaks to the audio in The Dark Knight Rises trailer after complaints by viewers who said they could not understand villainous character Bane.

Dark Knight Rises encounters sound issues

2011-12-21 18:27

Christopher Nolan may have to make changes to the final sound mix of The Dark Knight Rises after worries about fans not being able to hear villain Bane - played by Tom Hardy - in the trailer.

Dark Knight Rises extra dies on set

2011-12-09 13:00

The studio behind the much-anticipated Batman sequel The Dark Knight Rises has revealed that an extra died during filming in New York.

Christian Bale to hang up Batman cape

2011-11-28 10:52

Christian Bale has indicated that The Dark Knight Rises will be his final performance as crime-fighting superhero Batman.

Tom Hardy and Joel Edgerton are Warriors

2011-10-11 13:38

Warrior co-stars Tom Hardy and Joel Edgerton talk about brotherly love, working with Nick Nolte and building up THOSE impressive muscles for their mixed martial arts fight scenes.

Scarecrow back for Dark Knight Rises

2011-10-03 22:19

Rumours are circulating that Cillian Murphy will return to the Batman series as his Scarecrow character, after he was spotted on the set of The Dark Knight Rises.

Nolan creates 'relaxed' Dark Knight set

2011-09-14 21:11

One of the stars of The Dark Knight has revealed that he was initially intimidated at the thought of working on such a massive film production.


Dark Knight Rises, Lincoln top AFI list

2012-12-11 11:15

The American Film Institute (AFI) has announced its top 10 movie picks for 2012, including movies such as Zero Dark Thirty, Dark Knight Rises and Lincoln.

Christopher Nolan: Batman's over for good

2012-11-30 18:04

Christopher Nolan has insisted he won't be making any more Batman films and says the open-ended ending to his franchise served as a symbol for change.

Obama praises Anne Hathaway's Catwoman

2012-08-07 10:28

US President Barack Obama has told a star-studded campaign fundraiser dinner that he thought Anne Hathaway "was the best thing" in The Dark Knight Rises.

Reader review: The Dark Knight Rises

2012-07-30 16:50

This epic movie is good, not great, but good.

Nolan didn't plan Batman sequels

2012-07-25 20:00

Christopher Nolan has said he "never" planned to make Batman sequel movies but after Batman Begins he was eager to find out what would happen.

Christian Bale visits shooting victims

2012-07-25 07:46

The Dark Knight Rises star Christian Bale has paid a visit to the survivors of the Colorado cinema shooting and stopped by a memorial honouring those killed and wounded.

Christopher Nolan laments 'savage' attack

2012-07-23 13:19

The Dark Knight Rises director Christopher Nolan has spoken out against the "senseless tragedy" that left 12 people dead after a mass shooting at a midnight screening of the movie in Colorado.

Christian Bale: My heart aches for victims

2012-07-23 09:44

The Dark Knight Rises star Christian Bale has released a statement saying "words cannot express the horror" he feels after mass shootings at a screening of his movie in Aurora, Colorado.

Celebs react to Batman mass shooting

2012-07-20 14:41

Celebrities such as Piers Morgan and Rihanna have reacted with shock at the news of a mass shooting at a screening of The Dark Knight Rises in Denver, Colorado.

Batman shooting death toll rises to 14

2012-07-20 11:43

The death toll from the mass shooting in Denver where masked gunmen reportedly opened fire in a crowded cinema during a screening of The Dark Knight Rises, has risen to 14.

Christian Bale avoids mom at premiere

2012-07-19 19:45

Christian Bale only spent a few hours in London for the UK premiere of The Dark Knight Rises because the city "holds bad memories" for him after an incident with his mother.

Mud slinging over Dark Knight Rises reviews

2012-07-18 15:58

Rotten Tomatoes has suspended user comments on The Dark Knight Rises after commenters hurled abuse at negative reviews of the film.

Behind the scenes feature: The Dark Knight Rises

2012-07-10 10:04

Watch a 13-minute expose on the upcoming final instalment of The Dark Knight trilogy, featuring never-before-seen footage from the movie and interviews with all the major players, including Christian Bale, director Christopher Nolan, Anne Hathaway and Morgan Freeman.

No more Batman for Christopher Nolan

2012-06-25 17:35

The Dark Knight Rises director Christopher Nolan will "never" make another Batman movie, according to his wife and producing partner Emma Thomas.

Christian Bale wants more Batman

2012-05-30 16:09

Christian Bale would love to play Batman for a fourth movie, although director Christopher Nolan has confirmed that The Dark Knight Rises is the final film in the trilogy.

Tom Hardy plays God

2012-05-24 22:21

Tom Hardy has said it was less intimidating working with Gary Oldman on The Dark Knight Rises than Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy because he gets to play God in the superhero flick.

The must-see blockbuster movies of 2012

2012-01-19 12:14

From an outer space prequel to a Titanic 3D re-release, superheroes to vampires, 2012 is shaping up to be a blockbuster year at the movies.

'Everything has a place in Batman'

2011-12-30 21:49

Anne Hathaway says she is pleased that everything in the upcoming Batman film The Dark Knight Rises has "a purpose".

Watch: Dark Knight Rises official trailer

2011-12-20 09:17

Warner Bros has officially released the trailer for the final Batman movie, The Dark Knight Rises. Watch it here.

Christian Bale turns down Biblical role

2011-12-01 22:05

Christian Bale has pulled out of Darren Aronofsky's Biblical epic Noah, with Michael Fassbender first choice to take over the role.

Older Batman in Dark Knight Rises

2011-11-22 22:42

Director Christopher Nolan has revealed Bruce Wayne is "not in a great state" in The Dark Knight Rises.

Christopher Nolan linked to Twilight Zone

2011-10-04 20:20

Warner Bros have reportedly approached Christopher Nolan to direct The Twilight Zone remake with Michael Bay and David Yates also on a shortlist.

Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight secrecy

2011-09-19 14:47

Gary Oldman has revealed that director Christopher Nolan has refused to give out any scripts detailing the ending of The Dark Knight Rises.

Morgan Freeman to play FBI magician

2011-08-12 22:25

Morgan Freeman has signed up to play a FBI informant magician in new thriller Now You See Me, which is about a group of bank-robbing illusionists.

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