PG-13 | | Action, Crime, Drama
When the menace known as the Joker emerges from his mysterious past, he wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham. The Dark Knight must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.
The Batman theme is heard only twice in the film, as composers Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard decided that a heroic theme that a viewer could hum would overlook the complexity and darkness of the character. Hearing the tune only twice would create what Zimmer calls "a ... ...
Three of a kind, let's do this!
Chuckles: Huh, that's it? Three guys?
Grumpy: Plus two guys on the roof. Every guy gets a share. Five shares is plenty.
Chuckles: *Six* shares. Don't forget the guy who planned the job.
Grumpy: He thinks he can sit it out and still take a slice? I know ...
(at around 5 mins) During the bank heist before the school bus comes you see more than 6 bags full of cash, but only four bags being loaded onto the bus. Since the other bags were under the rubble and Joker was operating on a schedule (the opening between the school buses couldn't have been coincidence), he probably just left them.
Christian Bale is credited with playing "Bruce Wayne" but not "Batman" in the closing credits.
BRL 7,102,500 (Brazil) (20 July 2008)
$534,858,444 (USA) (19 July 2012)