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The dark knight
Widescreen ed.
Publication Information:
[Burbank, CA] : Warner Bros. Pictures, [2008]

[Burbank, CA] : Warner Home Video, [2008]

Physical Description:
1 videodisc (153 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
System Details:
DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation; dual layer format; Dolby Digital 5.1 surround.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense sequences of violence and some menace.
Language Note:
English, French, or Spanish audio; English, French or Spanish subtitles; English subtitles for the hearing impaired [SDH].
Added Title:
Also known as: Batman, the dark knight.

French title: Chevalier noir.
General Note:
Title from disc label.

Based upon Batman character created by Bob Kane.

Based upon characters appearing in comic books published by DC Comics.
Academy Award for Best Supporting Actor and Sound Editing, 2008.
"The follow-up to 'Batman Begins' ... With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batham sets out to destroy organized crime in Gotham for good. The triumvirate proves effective. But soon the three find themselves prey to a rising criminal mastermind knows as The Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces Batman closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante ..."--Container notes.

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.
Added Uniform Title:
Dark knight (Motion picture)