The Emmy-winning comic book cartoon veteran talks to CBR about his role in
"Batman: Gotham Knight," why he chose Deadshot as a villain, and why he thinks
his old "Super Friends" cartoons are "unwatchable."
Editor Lee Smith and First Assistant Editor John Lee discuss exclusively
with CBR their task of bringing Christopher Nolan's Batman epic to the IMAX
screen, and confirm once and for all that Heath Ledger completed all his
work for the film.
The Oscar-nominated writer of "A History of Violence," fanboy Josh Olson talks to
CBR News about his contribution to "Batman: Gotham Knight" as well as his next
project, a sequel to "The Wizard of Oz."
From Joss Whedon to Kevin Smith and Marvel "changing the game," CBR has
your guide to some of the more interesting and must attend events for Friday at
Comic-Con International 2008.
Director Christopher Nolan talks with CBR News about the challenges of
technology and casting in "The Dark Knight," shares his designers' reactions to
the notion of the Batpod, and talks Harvey Dent.
With "The Dark Knight" in theaters around the world next week, we take an in-depth look at the literary and cinematic history of the Batman's greatest foe, the Joker, in this first of a two-part series.
Animated Batman guru Bruce Timm, executive producer of "Batman: Gotham
Knight," tells CBR why Batman is perfect for anime, the violent Wonder Woman
DVD and how he'd pitch the Question for a DCU DVD.
Tuesday's Citizens for Batman events in NYC and Chicago ended with enormous
Bat-signals projected above the cities. CBR was in New York to see what one fan
called "geeks stopping traffic."
CBR News talks to composer Christopher Drake, who scored two of the six
chapters of the "Batman: Gotham Knight" DVD feature. A longtime Batman fan, the
project was a dream come true for Drake.
"The Dark Knight's" Christian Bale talks once more to CBR about Batman's
discipline and intensity, Heath Ledger, and the importance of Christopher Nolan
to the reborn film franchise.
CBR sat down with writer Greg Rucka to learn how he brought his beloved
"Gotham Central" characters to life for the "Batman: Gotham Knight" animated
DVD that hits stores this week.
With a countdown clock that runs out Tuesday night, the Citizens for Batman
website has updated with coordinates for "major" events in New York City and
The new Rachel Dawes, Maggie Gyllenhaal, talks with CBR News about taking
over the role from Katie Holmes, the differences between "The Dark Knight"
movies and independent films, and 300-storey drops.
CBR News speaks once more with "The Dark Knight" co-star Gary Oldman, this
time about the appeal of Jim Gordon, his upcoming "A Christmas Carol," and his
thoughts for a third Batman film. SPOILER WARNING.
CBR received this afternoon another package from Citizens for Batman, this time with a t-shirt and stickers and indications of a "major" event happening next week. Also revealed is a new poster.
"The Dark Knight" producers Charles Roven and Emma Thomas tell CBR News
about the benefits and difficulties of using IMAX cameras to film the Batman
sequel, including what sequences were shot in the oversized format.