Page to Screen: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

The Dark Knight Rises
based on characters by Bob Kane

I wasn’t going to see The Dark Knight Rises. It’s hard to articulate why—I mean, I did thoroughly enjoy The Dark Knight, despite the fifth grader behind me who couldn’t comprehend nervous laughter—but I think some of it has to do with the fact that Nolan is burning through a lot of my goodwill towards him by producing Man of Steel. (This is Clark Kent. He’s not the grittiest dude.) In any case, I inadvertently absorbed some spoilers due to not being on my guard. But eventually my curiosity and love for eating nachos at the movies (I go to the best movie theater ever) got the better of me.

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