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# The Dark Knight

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Quiz: How well do you know the early Batman films?
It’s 31 years since the first Batman film – the one from the 1960s aside – hit our screens.
So it turns out nobody understood why Heath Ledger was cast as the Joker in 'The Dark Knight'
Writer Johnathan Nolan said he ‘didn’t get it’ and that fans were furious before the movie was released.
Christian Bale's barely believable transformation into Dick Cheney has become an unstoppable meme
“He looks like the kind of guy who will give you unwanted advice when you’re playing a fruit machine.”
9 classic films that were cruelly snubbed by the Oscars
A reminder of why the Oscars don’t really matter.
6 Irish mams who saw The Dark Knight for the first time last night
“What else is he in?”.
7 Irish people who lost the 'Bridesmaids v The Dark Knight' battle last night
All’s fair in love and Christmas telly.
10 movie titles to sum up your sex life
Are you The Lord of the Rings or Gone in 60 Seconds?
Endgame: movies finished after an actor's death
Some films have been finished in the most challenging and unhappy of circumstances…
The Hunger Games takes record $155 million in opening weekend
The film had the third-highest grossing opening weekend ever behind behind last year’s Harry Potter finale and The Dark Knight.
The trailer for The Dark Knight Rises is out - and it's good.
The long-awaited trailer for next year’s Batman film has evil doers, explosions, Anne Hathaway, and Gotham City in turmoil…
Warner Bros begin renting movies digitally on Facebook
The Dark Knight will be the first movie available for digital rental through the social networking site.