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‘Dark Knight Rises’ is a fitting finale

Boiling over with layers of social commentary, “The Dark Knight Rises” takes comic book lore to places it’s rarely been, and delivers the goods with an emotionally exhausting, but ultimately satisfying, conclusion to Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy. In the nearly three-hour conclusion, we find a Gotham that has returned to a state of perceived peace […]

Attention Bat-Nerds: Create Your Own Tumbler!

It’s a truism that the 1966 George Barris-designed Batmobile is the coolest Bat-transportation (or any transportation, now that I think about it) ever, the Tumbler from Christopher Nolan’s Bat-universe is also cool. It’s part Batmobile, part tank, and 100 percent bad-ass. Well, guess what? Thanks to Warner Bros. and its relentless promotion of the forthcoming […]

Get busy livin’, or get busy dolphin.

I will be blogging from the safety of the underside of my desk until the “all clear” siren sounds and we are no longer in danger of getting clobbered by space junk. As I sit here munching my emergency stash of Dr. Pepper and Teddy Grahams, I have given pause to wonder what would be […]

Bat Fight!

Pittsburgh is under siege. “The Dark Knight Rises” is filming there the next few weeks, and already we are getting leaked set photos that give us a glimpse into some of the action. No fewer than three Tumblers — still camo colored, not black — have been spotted, as well as a Batpod. There was […]

Calm down – we’ll know the ‘Dark Knight Rises’ villain(s) soon enough

I read a lot of blogs about Batman, and in particular about The Dark Knight Rises, the forthcoming final entry in the Batman film trilogy directed by Christopher Nolan. What I have learned the last few months is that the only thing that is definitive about that film right now is that nothing is really […]