Category "the-dark-knight-rises"

Do the Chris Nolan Batman movies have a unique Gotham accent?

I cannot place American accents particularly well, so this is not intuitive to me based on watching the Christopher Nolan Batman movies. Do the cast use a part

Why does Bane's stock exchange robbery actually work to bankrupt Bruce Wayne?

In the movie The Dark Knight Rises, Bane robs the Gotham City Stock Exchange, more specifically with the purpose of bankrupting Bruce Wayne. What I don't unde

Why didn't Bane raid Wayne Manor after taking charge of Gotham?

Why didn't Bane raid Wayne Manor after taking charge of Gotham in The Dark Knight Rises? We see him getting his hands on all of Batman's toys and gadgets. If he

Why didn't Bane look for "The Bat"?

We know there was more than one "Bat" (the flying craft), because towards the end of The Dark Knight Rises, the engineers tell Fox that the autopilot was fixed.

Is there anything to be said about the fact that Bane's mask is the negative of Batman's?

I was looking at this image and thinking about how odd it is that Batman's suit has absolutely no protection for his chin and mouth. It struck me, then, that

How did Bane get Gordon's speech?

In The Dark Knight Rises, Bane reads commissioner Gordon's real speech in front of the cameras before releasing the prisoners. The speech contained the truth ab

Explain the plane scene in The Dark Knight Rises?

In The Dark Knight Rises, at the beginning of the film Bane kidnapped a guy from the plane, then he drew blood from the guy he kidnapped. And then throughout th

Why was Bane expelled from the League of Shadows?

In The Dark Knight Rises it is said that Bane was expelled from the League of Shadows. Is it known why?

Did Talia and Bane plan to die in the destruction of Gotham?

The two of them were in downtown Gotham only minutes before the bomb was due to explode. Perhaps they stayed longer than expected because of Batman's return, bu

What is bad about the Dent Act?

From this answer about The Dark Knight Rises: John Blake to Gordon: Those men locked up for eight years in Blackgate, and denied parole under the Dent Act, bas

Does Joseph Gordon-Levitt's character in The Dark Knight Rises have a comic-book counterpart?

Who is Joseph Gordon-Levitt's character in The Dark Knight Rises supposed to represent? Is there a character in comics for him? Is he Robin?