The follow-up to Batman Begins, The Dark Knight reunites director Christopher Nolan and star Christian Bale, who reprises the role of Batman/Bruce Wayne in his continuing war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman 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 known as The Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces Batman closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante. Heath Ledger stars as arch-villain The Joker, and Aaron Eckhart plays Dent. Maggie Gyllenhaal joins the cast as Rachel Dawes. Returning from Batman Begins are Gary Oldman as Gordon, Michael Caine as Alfred and Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox.

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The Dark Knight (2008)

PG-13

Action/Drama/Crime/Suspense/Thriller · 2h 33m · 7/18/2008

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The follow-up to Batman Begins, The Dark Knight reunites director Christopher Nolan and star Christian Bale, who reprises the role of Batman/Bruce Wayne in his continuing war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman 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 known as The Joker, who thrusts Gotham into anarchy and forces Batman closer to crossing the fine line between hero and vigilante. Heath Ledger stars as arch-villain The Joker, and Aaron Eckhart plays Dent. Maggie Gyllenhaal joins the cast as Rachel Dawes. Returning from Batman Begins are Gary Oldman as Gordon, Michael Caine as Alfred and Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox.

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Status

Released

Languages

English, Chinese/Mandarin

Countries

United States, United Kingdom

Production Companies

Warner Bros., Legendary Pictures, Syncopy, DC Comics

Budget

$185,000,000

Revenue

$1,001,921,825
Part Of
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The Dark Knight Trilogy

Cast
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Christian Bale

Bruce Wayne / Batman
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Heath Ledger

The Joker
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Aaron Eckhart

Harvey Dent / Two-Face
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Michael Caine

Alfred Pennyworth
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Maggie Gyllenhaal

Rachel Dawes
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Gary Oldman

James Gordon
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Morgan Freeman

Lucius Fox
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Monique Curnen

Det. Anna Ramirez (as Monique Gabriela Curnen)
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Ron Dean

Detective Wuertz
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Cillian Murphy

Scarecrow
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Chin Han

Lau
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Nestor Carbonell

Mayor Anthony Garcia
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Eric Roberts

Salvatore Maroni
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Ritchie Coster

The Chechen
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Anthony Michael Hall

Mike Engel
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Keith Szarabajka

Detective Stephens
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Colin McFarlane

Commissioner Gillian B. Loeb
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Joshua Harto

Coleman Reese
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Melinda McGraw

Barbara Gordon
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Nathan Gamble

James Gordon Jr.
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Michael Vieau

Al Rossi
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Michael Stoyanov

Dopey
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William Smillie

Happy
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Danny Goldring

Grumpy
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Michael Jai White

Gambol
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Matthew O'Neill

Chuckles
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William Fichtner

Bank Manager
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Olumiji Olawumi

Drug Dealer
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Gregory Beam

Drug Buyer
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Erik Hellman

Junkie
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Beatrice Rosen

Natascha
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Vincenzo Nicoli

Crime Boss
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Edison Chen

LSI VP
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Winston Ellis

Gambol's Bodyguard #2
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Vincent Riotta

Cop at 250 52nd St.
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K. Todd Freeman

Polk
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Matt Shallenberger

Officer Berg
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Michael Andrew Gorman

Cop at Hospital
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Lanny Lutz

Bartender
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Peter Defaria

Civilian
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Matt Rippy

First Mate
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Andrew Bicknell

Prison Ferry Pilot
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Ariyon Bakare

Guard Commander
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Doug Ballard

Businessman
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Helene Wilson

Mother
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Tommy Campbell

Passenger #1
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Craig Heaney

Passenger #2
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Lorna Gayle

Passenger #3
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Lisa McAllister

Passenger #4
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Peter Brooke

Passenger #5
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Joshua Rollins

SWAT Sniper
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Dale Rivera

SWAT Leader
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Matthew Leitch

Prisoner on Ferry
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Tommy 'Tiny' Lister

Tattooed Prisoner
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Thomas Gaitsch

Reporter #3
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William Armstrong

Evans
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Adam Kalesperis

Honor Guard Man
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Tristan Tait

Uniform Cop
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Bronson Webb

Bounty Hunter #1
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David Ajala

Bounty Hunter #2
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Gertrude Kyles

Fox's Secretary
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Jonathan Ryland

Passenger Ferry Pilot
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James Scales

Guardsman
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Nigel Carrington

Warden
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Ian Pirie

Corrections Officer
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Lateef Lovejoy

Prisoner #1
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Grahame Edwards

Prisoner #2
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Roger Monk

Prisoner #3
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Ronan Summers

Prison Corrections Officer #2
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Wai Wong

Hong Kong Detective
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Michael Corey Foster

Honor Guard Leader
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Hannah Gunn

Gordon's Daughter
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Brandon Lambdin

Armored Car SWAT
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Jeff Albertson

Gotham Police Officer
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Stephen Armourae

Kirk Stedden - Ferry Prisoner
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Tommy Bartlett

Salvatore Maroni's Defense Attorney
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Nydia Rodriguez Terracina

Judge Surrillo
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Sophia Hinshelwood

Reporter
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Keith Kupferer

Heckler
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Joseph Luis Caballero

Cop Heckler
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Richard Dillane

Acting Commissioner
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Daryl Satcher

Officer at Intersection
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Chris Petschler

Convoy Leader
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Aidan Feore

Fat Thug
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Philip Bulcock

Detective Murphy
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Paul Birchard

Cop with Fat Thug
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Walter Lewis

Medic
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Andy Luther

Brian
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James Farruggio

Man No. 1
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Tom McElroy

Man No. 2
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Will Zahrn

Assistant DA
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James Fierro

Thug at Party
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Patrick Leahy

Unintimidated Gentleman at Party
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Sam Derence

Male Guest
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Jennifer Knox

Female Guest
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Patrick Clear

Judge Freel
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Sarah Jayne Dunn

Maroni's Mistress
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Chucky Venice

Gambol's Bodyguard #1 (as Chucky Venn)
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David Dastmalchian

Joker's Thug
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Nancy Crane

Nurse
Crew
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Christopher Nolan

Director
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Christopher Nolan

Writer
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David S. Goyer

Writer
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Jonathan Nolan

Writer
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Charles Roven

Producer
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Emma Thomas

Producer
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Christopher Nolan

Producer
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Benjamin Melniker

Producer
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Michael E. Uslan

Producer
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Kevin De La Noy

Producer
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Thomas Tull

Producer
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Wally Pfister

Cinematograpy
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Lee Smith

Editor
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Hans Zimmer

Music
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James Newton Howard

Music
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