The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight (2008)

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  • Genre: Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller
  • Release Date: 2008-07-16
  • User Rating: 8.5/10 from 32200 ratings
  • Runtime: 2h 32min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: DC Comics
  • Production Country: United Kingdom, United States of America
  • Director: Christopher Nolan
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Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as the Joker.

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  • Christian Bale

    as Bruce Wayne / Batman
  • Heath Ledger

    as Joker
  • Michael Caine

    as Alfred Pennyworth
  • Gary Oldman

    as James Gordon
  • Aaron Eckhart

    as Harvey Dent / Two-Face
  • Maggie Gyllenhaal

    as Rachel Dawes
  • Morgan Freeman

    as Lucius Fox
  • Nestor Carbonell

    as Anthony Garcia
  • Monique Gabriela Curnen

    as Anna Ramirez
  • Ron Dean

    as Michael Wuertz
  • Chin Han

    as Lau
  • Eric Roberts

    as Sal Maroni
  • Ritchie Coster

    as Chechen
  • Anthony Michael Hall

    as Mike Engel
  • Keith Szarabajka

    as Gerard Stephens
  • Joshua Harto

    as Coleman Reese
  • Melinda McGraw

    as Barbara Gordon
  • Nathan Gamble

    as James Gordon Jr.
  • Michael Jai White

    as Gambol
  • Colin McFarlane

    as Gillian Loeb
  • Nydia Rodriguez Terracina

    as Janet Surrillo
  • Tommy Lister Jr.

    as Tattooed Prisoner
  • William Fichtner

    as Bank Manager
  • Cillian Murphy

    as Jonathan Crane / Scarecrow
  • Patrick Leahy

    as Gentleman at Party
  • Matt Skiba

    as Man Trying to Reach Coleman Reese (uncredited)
  • David Dastmalchian

    as Thomas Schiff
  • Michael Vieau

    as Rossi
  • Michael Stoyanov

    as Dopey
  • William Smillie

    as Happy
  • Danny Goldring

    as Grumpy
  • Matthew O'Neill

    as Chuckles
  • Olumiji Olawumi

    as Drug Dealer
  • Greg Beam

    as Drug Buyer
  • Erik Hellman

    as Junkie
  • Beatrice Rosen

    as Natascha
  • Vincenzo Nicoli

    as Crime Boss
  • Edison Chen

    as LSI VP
  • Andy Luther

    as Brian
  • James Farruggio

    as Man No. 1
  • Tom McElroy

    as Man No. 2
  • Will Zahrn

    as Assistant DA
  • James Fierro

    as Thug at Party
  • Sam Derence

    as Male Guest
  • Jennifer Knox

    as Female Guest
  • Patrick Clear

    as Judge Freel
  • Sarah Jayne Dunn

    as Maroni's Mistress
  • Charles Venn

    as Gambol's Bodyguard
  • Winston Ellis

    as Gambol's Bodyguard
  • Sophia Hinshelwood

    as Reporter
  • Keith Kupferer

    as Heckler
  • Joseph Luis Caballero

    as Cop Heckler
  • Richard Dillane

    as Acting Commissioner
  • Daryl Satcher

    as Officer at Intersection
  • Chris Petschler

    as Convoy Leader
  • Aidan Feore

    as Fat Thug
  • Philip Bulcock

    as Murphy
  • Paul Birchard

    as Cop with Fat Thug
  • Walter Lewis

    as Medic
  • Vincent Riotta

    as Cop at 250 52nd St.
  • Nancy Crane

    as Nurse
  • K. Todd Freeman

    as Polk
  • Matt Shallenberger

    as Berg
  • Michael Andrew Gorman

    as Cop at Hospital
  • Lanny Lutz

    as Bartender
  • Peter DeFaria

    as Civilian
  • Matt Rippy

    as First Mate
  • Andrew Bicknell

    as Prison Ferry Pilot
  • Ariyon Bakare

    as Guard Commander
  • Doug Ballard

    as Businessman
  • Helene Maksoud

    as Mother
  • Tommy Campbell

    as Passenger
  • Craig Heaney

    as Passenger
  • Lorna Gayle

    as Passenger
  • Lisa McAllister

    as Passenger
  • Peter Brooke

    as Passenger
  • Joshua Rollins

    as SWAT Sniper
  • Dale Rivera

    as SWAT Leader
  • Matthew Leitch

    as Prisoner on Ferry
  • Thomas Gaitsch

    as Reporter #3
  • William Armstrong

    as Evans
  • Adam Kalesperis

    as Honor Guard Man
  • Tristan Tait

    as Uniform Cop
  • Bronson Webb

    as Bounty Hunter
  • David Ajala

    as Bounty Hunter
  • Gertrude Kyles

    as Fox's Secretary
  • Jonathan Ryland

    as Passenger Ferry Pilot
  • James Scales

    as Guardsman
  • Nigel Carrington

    as Warden
  • Ian Pirie

    as Corrections Officer
  • Lateef Lovejoy

    as Prisoner
  • Grahame Edwards

    as Prisoner
  • Roger Monk

    as Prisoner
  • Ronan Summers

    as Prisoner
  • Wai Wong

    as Hong Kong Detective
  • Michael Corey Foster

    as Honor Guard Leader
  • Hannah Gunn

    as Gordon's Daughter
  • Jon Lee Brody

    as Waiter (uncredited)
  • Debbi Burns

    as Bank Patron (uncredited)
  • Maritza Cabrera

    as Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Shirin Caiola

    as Party Guest with Glass (uncredited)
  • Laura Chernicky

    as Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Henry Milton Chu

    as Lau Henchman (uncredited)
  • Kelli Clevenger

    as Paramedic (uncredited)
  • Richard Divizio

    as Chechen Gangster (uncredited)
  • Tony Domino

    as Press Conference Heckler (uncredited)
  • David Fultz

    as Pedestrian (uncredited)
  • Natalie Hallam

    as Ferry Passenger (uncredited)
  • Jordon Hodges

    as Police Officer (uncredited)
  • Erron Jay

    as Prisoner (uncredited)
  • Nicky Katt

    as Shotgun SWAT (uncredited)
  • Thomas Kosik

    as Parade Police Officer (uncredited)
  • Don Kress

    as Maroni's Henchman (uncredited)
  • Tim Krueger

    as Assistant D.A. (uncredited)
  • Dan Latham

    as Police Sgt. Spellman / Gotham Bomb Squad (uncredited)
  • Tom McComas

    as Helicopter SWAT Sniper (uncredited)
  • James Mellor

    as Ferry Passenger (uncredited)
  • Joseph Oliveira

    as Officer (uncredited)
  • Buster Reeves

    as Joker's Thug #2 (uncredited)
  • Peter Rnic

    as Prisoner (uncredited)
  • Amit Shah

    as Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Michelle Shields

    as Angry Hospital Relative (uncredited)
  • Sofiya Smirnova

    as Evacuee (uncredited)
  • Bruce Spielbauer

    as High-Ranking Police Official (uncredited)
  • Robert Patrick Stern

    as Extra (uncredited)
  • Robert Stone

    as Dept. of Corrections Resident (uncredited)
  • Richard Strobel

    as Detective (uncredited)
  • Tom Townsend

    as Police Officer (uncredited)
  • John Turk

    as Chechen's Bodyguard (uncredited)
  • John Warman

    as Detective (uncredited)
  • Chris Wilson

    as Major Crime Unit Detective (uncredited)
  • Kevin Zaideman

    as Party Staff (uncredited)
  • Rob Clark

    as Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Brandon Lambdin

    as Armoured Car SWAT
  • Craig Braginsky

    as Police Officer (uncredited)
  • Mike Whyte

    as Police Officer (uncredited)
  • Tina Simmons

    as Detective (uncredited)
  • Rick Avery

    as Masked Thug (uncredited)
Camera Wally Pfister Director of Photography
Sound Hans Zimmer Original Music Composer
Writing Christopher Nolan Screenplay
Art Nathan Crowley Production Design
Sound James Newton Howard Original Music Composer
Writing David S. Goyer Story
Production Benjamin Melniker Executive Producer
Production Emma Thomas Producer
Writing Jonathan Nolan Screenplay
Production Christopher Nolan Producer
Editing Lee Smith Editor
Art Peter Lando Set Decoration
Costume & Make-Up Lindy Hemming Costume Design
Production Thomas Tull Executive Producer
Production Kevin De La Noy Executive Producer
Production John Papsidera Casting
Production Charles Roven Producer
Production Michael Uslan Executive Producer
Art Mark Bartholomew Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Deena Adair Hairstylist
Art Naaman Marshall Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up John Caglione Jr. Makeup Artist
Art Jenne Lee Art Department Coordinator
Art James Hambidge Art Direction
Costume & Make-Up Nancy Hancock Makeup Artist
Directing Steve Gehrke Script Supervisor
Art Craig Jackson Art Direction
Production Lucinda Syson Casting
Costume & Make-Up Sue Robb-King Makeup Artist
Production Nicholas Gall Casting
Art Steven Lawrence Art Direction
Crew Richard M. Daley Thanks
Costume & Make-Up Janice Alexander Hair Department Head
Art Kevin Kavanaugh Supervising Art Director
Art Simon Lamont Supervising Art Director
Sound Brad Dechter Orchestrator
Sound Alyson Dee Moore Foley
Production Dennis Davidson Publicist
Costume & Make-Up Kimberley Spiteri Hairstylist
Sound Daniel Pinder Music Editor
Camera Stephen Vaughan Still Photographer
Sound Alex Gibson Music Editor
Sound Richard King Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Michael Babcock Sound Effects Editor
Sound Michael W. Mitchell Sound Effects Editor
Crew Tom Struthers Stunt Coordinator
Crew Paul Jennings Stunt Coordinator
Camera Bob Gorelick Steadicam Operator
Sound Lora Hirschberg Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Rick LeFevour Stunt Coordinator
Sound Richard King Sound Designer
Sound Ed Novick Production Sound Mixer
Sound Gary Rizzo Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Jim Wilkey Stunts
Crew Mark Mottram Stunts
Sound Jeff Atmajian Orchestrator
Editing Donald Likovich Assistant Editor
Crew Rick Avery Stunts
Crew Tom McComas Stunts
Sound Bruce Fowler Orchestrator
Writing Bob Kane Characters
Costume & Make-Up Conor O'Sullivan Prosthetic Supervisor
Crew Jim Boulden Animatronic and Prosthetic Effects
Production Jordan Goldberg Associate Producer
Crew David E. Hall Post Production Supervisor
Crew Brian Christensen Stunts
Sound Kevin Kaska Orchestrator
Crew Mira Husseini Unit Publicist
Crew Jessie Graff Stunts
Editing David Orr Color Timer
Sound Michael Magill Dialogue Editor
Sound Linda Folk ADR Supervisor
Sound Hugo Weng Dialogue Editor
Sound Doug Hemphill Additional Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Editing Scott Wesley Ross Assistant Editor
Visual Effects Jonathan Fawkner Compositing Supervisor
Visual Effects Chris Corbould Special Effects Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Peter Robb-King Makeup & Hair
Crew Rudra Banerji Set Production Assistant
Crew David Gere Stunts
Directing Christopher Nolan Director
Writing Christopher Nolan Story
Crew Brian Peters Stunts
Crew Rebecca Steel Roven Set Production Assistant
Sound Hamilton Sterling Sound Designer
Crew Justo Dieguez Fight Choreographer
Costume & Make-Up Deborah K. Dee Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Alma Izquierdo Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Jenny Sharpe Makeup Artist
Costume & Make-Up Patrick Caulfield Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Lee Croucher Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Dan Grace Costume Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Esther St John Gray Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Brendan Handscombe Set Costumer
Costume & Make-Up Gina Panno Set Costumer
Art Neal Callow Standby Art Director
Art Phillis Lehmer Assistant Art Director
Art Fred M. Ortiz Set Dresser
Art Ashley Winter Standby Art Director
Visual Effects François-Xavier Aubague Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Pierre Buffin Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Paul J. Franklin Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Matthew Holben Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Ian Hunter Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Alain Lalanne Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Lorna Paterson Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects David Sanger Visual Effects Producer
Visual Effects Tim Webber Visual Effects Supervisor
Crew Heath Ledger In Memory Of
Crew Jennifer Lamb Stunts
Crew Sarah Franzl Stunt Double
Crew Linda Perlin Stunts
Crew Natalie M. Meyer Stunts
Crew Marie Fink Stunts
Crew Conway Wickliffe In Memory Of
Production Robert Stoneman Grip Production Assistant
Sound Daniel Wehr Scoring Mixer
Art Rob Bliss Concept Artist
Visual Effects Craig Lyn Visual Effects
Visual Effects Ben Shepherd Visual Effects Designer
Visual Effects Nick Davis Visual Effects Supervisor
Production Kevin De La Noy Unit Production Manager
Production Susan Towner Unit Production Manager
Production Jan Foster Unit Production Manager
Directing Nilo Otero First Assistant Director
Directing Brandon Lambdin Second Assistant Director
Visual Effects Joyce Cox Visual Effects Producer
Production Geoff Dibben Production Supervisor
Production Thomas Hayslip Production Supervisor
Camera Bob Gorelick "A" Camera Operator
Camera Bob Hall First Assistant "A" Camera
Camera Daniel C. McFadden Second Assistant "A" Camera
Camera Brad Larner Focus Puller
Camera Stephen Wong First Assistant "B" Camera
Camera Dan Schroer Second Assistant "B" Camera
Camera Ben Perry Clapper Loader
Camera Steve Evans Clapper Loader