Dark Knight Trilogy

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For many, Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight Trilogy is the epitome of years of dreaming about a proper adaptation of classic comic book storytelling.  It comprises three films: Batman Begins, The Dark Knight, and The Dark Knight Rises.  What makes them special is that each movie stands alone as a viewing experience, but brought together creates an exciting universe overwrought premonitions of people dressing in costumes to fight corruption seems wholly possible.  It reminds us that a great story does not need splash, ultra-power, or gimmicky hooks.  It needs compelling characters, assured narrative, and a unique voice that makes it utterly unforgettable.  This trilogy has all of these aspects and more.

We begin with Batman Begins.  It lays out a very believable ideal that change comes not from people, but symbols.  Harvey Milk as a politician achieved precious little.  Milk as a symbol of the homosexual community brought about a change…

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