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The Resource The dark knight, a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (DVD videorecording)

The dark knight, a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (DVD videorecording)

Label
The dark knight
Title
The dark knight
Statement of responsibility
a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan
Title variation
Batman, the dark knight
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
With the help of Lieutenant Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman raises the stakes on his war on crime and sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the city streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as The Joker. The Joker, whose eerie grin and laughter characterize his emotional and mental instability, becomes a dangerous adversary that Batman seeks to stop at all costs
Awards note
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and Sound Editing, 2008.
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Wally Pfister ; production designer, Nathan Crowley ; editor, Lee Smith ; music by James Newton Howard, Hans Zimmer ; costume designer, Lindy Hemming
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
  • MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of violence and some menace ;
  • Canadian Home Video rating: PG
Language note
English, French, or Spanish audio; English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the hearing impaired (SDH)
PerformerNote
Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Michael Caine, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Gary Oldman, Morgan Freeman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1970-
  • 1974-
  • 1979-2008
  • 1977-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Nolan, Christopher
  • Roven, Charles
  • Thomas, Emma
  • Goyer, David S
  • Nolan, Jonathan
  • Bale, Christian
  • Ledger, Heath
  • Eckhart, Aaron
  • Caine, Michael
  • Gyllenhaal, Maggie
  • Oldman, Gary
  • Freeman, Morgan
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
  • Legendary Pictures
  • DC Comics, Inc
  • Syncopy (Firm)
  • Warner Home Video (Firm)
Runtime
153
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Batman
  • Joker (Fictitious character)
  • Criminal behavior
  • Criminal investigation
  • DVDs
Technique
live action
Label
The dark knight, a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based upon characters appearing in comic books published by DC Comics
  • The Batman character was created by Bob Kane
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9781419861192
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391176428
  • 085391176534
  • 883929052240
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000026372
  • 2000002837
  • 1000026383
  • 1000087869
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
The dark knight, a Warner Bros. Picture presentation in association with Legendary Pictures, a Syncopy production, a film by Christopher Nolan ; DC Comics ; produced by Christopher Nolan, Charles Roven, Emma Thomas ; story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer ; screenplay by Jonathan Nolan and Christopher Nolan ; directed by Christopher Nolan, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Title from container
  • Based upon characters appearing in comic books published by DC Comics
  • The Batman character was created by Bob Kane
  • For specific features see interactive menu
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
  • quadrophonic multichannel or surround
  • stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen edition.
Extent
1 videodisc (153 min.)
Isbn
9781419861192
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
  • 085391176428
  • 085391176534
  • 883929052240
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
  • 1000026372
  • 2000002837
  • 1000026383
  • 1000087869
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround
Video recording format
DVD

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