Friday February 21, 2020

Film: An edgy new set of Knight moves

Reviewed this week: The Dark Knight Rises, directed by Christopher Nolan. Rating: 5/5. Something From Nothing: The Art of Rap, directed by Ice-T and Andy Baybutt. Rating: 3/5.

21st July, 2012
Tom Hardy and Christian Bale in The Dark Knight Rises.

Reviewed: The Dark Knight Rises

Christopher Nolan fulfils the promise made in the first two instalments of his Batman trilogy with **The Dark Knight Rises**, his circle-closing finale that isn't just the year's most anticipated blockbuster, but an epic in every conceivable way: almost three hours long, crammed with dense, sticky plot, thrilling action and gripping spectacle. With this extraordinary film, Nolan has raised the bar for genre cinema beyond all expectation: taken together, these...

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