Batman

‘Dark Knight Rises’ fails to continue Batman legacy, struggles with character gaps
‘Dark Knight Rises’–starring Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Marion Cotillard, Michael Caine 6 out of 10 By Chris Agnone ’18 THE ROUNDUP “The Dark Knight Rises” attempted to continue the Batman legacy in 2012, but failed to fill character gaps as the plot progressed. Bruce Wayne has stopped his crime fighting career after the destruction of the Joker. Gotham has been slowly falling into chaos again as…
‘Batman v Superman’ makes crucial mistakes in casting, filming
Photo Courtesy of Tribune News Service – The battle between Batman (Ben Affleck) and Superman (Henry Cavill) is lifted in large part from the 1986 graphic novel “The Dark Knight Returns.” “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice”—starring Ben Affleck, Gal Gadot, Henry Cavill, Jesse Eisenberg 6 out of 10 By Sam Romero ’17 THE ROUNDUP The highly anticipated movie “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice,” directed by Zack Snyder, hits…
‘Dark Knight Rises’ lives up to hype
By Andrew Marini ’13 THE ROUNDUP “Dark Knight Rises” – Starring: Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt 9.5 out of 10 Trying to follow the performance of the record breaking “Dark Knight” is near impossible, but yet again Director Christopher Nolan and actor Christian Bale find a way to impress. Set in Gotham eight years after the events of “Dark Knight” in a city that seems to have…