Posts tagged "The Dark Knight"

Christian Bale Is “Jealous” of Ben Affleck as Batman

Christian Bale may have passed to Batman torch to Ben Affleck, but that doesn’t mean he can’t still be a little upset about losing his Caped Crusader role.

Speaking with Empire magazine, Bale, who starred as Gotham’s superhero in all three installments of Christopher Nolan‘s The Dark Knight trilogy, admits that he wasn’t ready to…

By: Gabrielle Chung / November 25, 2014

Take a Look Inside Heath’s Ledger’s Disturbing ‘The Dark Knight’ Diary

This clip from a documentary series shows Heath Ledger‘s father flipping through a diary written by his late son while preparing to play the role of the Joker in The Dark Knight, a role that won him a posthumous Academy Award. The diary contains notes on the character, as well as collages of photos Ledger used…

By: Robert Kessler / May 31, 2013

What Internet Gold Made Us Laugh This Week?

The good news is that it’s Thursday, which means the weekend is near. Also good news: We can all stop worrying about Beyoncé‘s financial well-being, thanks to her new gig with H&M. One more thing to get excited about? It’s once again time for Celebrity Meme Roundup!

Once you’ve perused our entire collectio…

By: Matt Russoniello / March 21, 2013

Film Rewind: Remembering Heath Ledger (VIDEOS)

Five years ago, hearts broke with the sad, surreal story of Heath Ledger‘s sudden passing.

Following weeks of conflicting media coverage, an autopsy confirmed that the Australian actor died of an accidental overdose on a cocktail of prescription medications in his SoHo apartment in New York City on Jan. 22, 2008. Not only…

By: Cory Lopez / January 22, 2013

Angelina Jolie’s ‘Cleopatra’ Gets a New Director; ‘Dark Knight’ Director Christopher Nolan Finds His Next Film

Angelina Jolie‘s long-gestating movie about Cleopatra is saying goodbye to director David Fincher and hello to Ang Lee. The Life of Pi director is circling the epic biopic, which the filmmaker acknowledged in a recent interview is something outside his wheelhouse. “I’m about to read the script. It just feels right to me after all the other types of…

By: Phil Pirrello / January 10, 2013

From ‘Hunger Games’ to ‘Twilight': The 16 Most Memorable Movie Moments of 2012 (PHOTOS)

With less than a month until 2013, the new year’s slate of films is already starting to breathe down 2012’s neck. Which means it’s time to roll out some year-end nostalgia for those movie moments that made 2012 a memorable one at the box office.

From Hunger Games to Twilght, Batman to Bond, thi…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 5, 2012

New York Film Critics Honor ‘Magic Mike’, New ‘Man of Steel’ Poster Debuts

Superman in handcuffs? Superman in handcuffs. That’s the stark, “not your father’s Superman” image that graced Monday’s new poster for Man of Steel. Zack Snyder’s Superman reboot, produced by Christopher Nolan, is gunning for a very Dark Knight feel and the new poster only supports that. Click here to see the poster on the film’…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 4, 2012

‘Host’ Star Mulling ‘Cinderella’ Role; ‘Star Trek Into Darkness’ Poster Debuts

Disney’s live-action adaptation of Cinderella is closing in on a leading lady. Saoirse Ronan (The Host), Gabriella Wilde (The Three Musketeers) and newcomer Alicia Vikander are in talks to play the Disney princess for director Mark Romanek. This piece of casting news comes on the heels of reports that Cate Blanchett is circling the role of…

By: Phil Pirrello / December 3, 2012