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The Dark Knight is a 2008 film directed and produced by Christopher Nolan.

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The Dark Knight Rises

The Dark Knight Rises is directed by Christopher Nolan, who co-wrote the screenplay with his brother Jonathan Nolan and the story with David S. Goyer. The film is the third installment in Nolan's Batman film series, and is a sequel to Batman Begins (2005) and The Dark Knight (2008).

Anne Hathaway who is playing Catwoman in the movie has faced some difficulties while shooting some action scenes. In one instance, she kept tripping over Batman's cape leaving her red faced and humiliated.

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A special four-line tribute is paid to Heath Ledger and technician Conway Wickliffe after the credits of the movie The Dark Knight

In January 09, IMAX Corporation and Warner Bros. Pictures today announced that the box office smash hit The Dark Knight, which has grossed more than $997 million at the worldwide box office since its release on July 18th, 2008, will return to IMAX(R) theatres for an encore presentation. Starting January 23rd, the film will open in 143 IMAX screens domestically, and 29 screens internationally. Last year the film opened day and date in 94 domestic and 15 international IMAX theatres and went on to become the highest grossing live-action Hollywood IMAX release, generating $63 million as it continued to be released throughout the IMAX network.

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