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No 'Justice League' For Christopher Nolan

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Filmmaker Christopher Nolan may be the king of Warner Bros when it pertains to their DC comic book movies, but that doesn't mean every single comic book adapted film coming out of that studio will have his stamp on it. There's been rumors flying around for months that Christopher Nolan could have his hand in the Justice League pie, but it turns out they were only...

Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar': Anne Hathaway To Co-Star

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Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar—the project he took over after Steven Spielberg moved on, in which explorers who travel into a wormhole launch “a heroic interstellar voyage to the furthest borders of our scientific understanding”— is coming together at a relatively quick clip.  Yesterday, we noted that Nolan is already discussing Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space...

'Interstellar': Christopher Nolan Discusses Sci-Fi Infuences

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Seeing as how Interstellar is a Christopher Nolan project, and is locked into a November 7, 2014 release date, you can look forward to about another year and a half of vague semi-updates, in which we desperately try to parse meaning from the tiny, tiny crumbs of hints that the hyper-secretive Nolan allows to dribble from the project.  Today’s semi-news crumbs?  The influence of...

'Interstellar': Christopher Nolan Wants Matthew McConaughey To Star

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Matthew McConaughey has had something of a charmed time lately—the actor has evolved from playing the smirking lead in the kind of smarmy romantic comedies that are now populated by Gerard Butler and Katherine Heigl to starring in such films as Magic Mike, Mud, Bernie, and Killer Joe.  It’s been a bizarre and abrupt transition, but one...

Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar' Gets An IMAX Release Date

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After directing some of the most interesting films of the past 15 years (Following, Memento, The Prestige) as well as some of the most successful and zeitgeist-y (The Dark Knight Trilogy, Inception), Christopher Nolan has positioned himself as one of the most successful/interesting/frustrating auteurs currently working in film.  So...

Christopher Nolan And Christian Bale Rumored To Be Returning For 'The...

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In a rumor that can’t possibly be true, word is now beginning to spread that Christopher Nolan and Christian Bale will be returning to the character of Batman—with Bale playing the character again in The Justice League, and Nolan overseeing the project, just as he has with Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel.

'The Justice League': Superhero Film Likely To Be Canceled If 'Man Of...

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As if Zack Snyder’s Man of Steel didn’t have enough pressure already—it’s Warner Bros/ DC Comics’ first post-The Dark Knight Trilogy comic book film, it has to live up to the first two classic Superman films (and Christopher Nolan’s Batman series), and it has to overcome the variously so-so to absolutely horrible last three Superman films—it now...

'Man Of Steel': Russell Crowe Drops Superman Spoilers

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While most of Man of Steel, Zack Snyder’s take on the Superman franchise (with a little help from producer Christopher Nolan), is still a mystery, Russell Crowe has recently come out with some spoiler-y information on the upcoming superhero film, and seems to definitely confirm this is going to be in the general ‘dark and gritty’ mode of comic book film, in which we “get into...

Christopher Nolan's 'Interstellar': Script Details Begin To Emerge

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Yesterday, news dropped about what would likely be Christopher Nolan’s first film after wrapping up his Dark Knight Trilogy: Interstellar, a film about a group of scientists who travel across time and multiple dimensions via wormholes.  Interstellar has been floating around Hollywood since 2006, when Christopher’s brother and occasional...

'Man Of Steel' Trailer Goes Full 'Dark Knight'

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Because it’s a post-The Dark Knight Rises superhero film (that also happens to produced by Christopher Nolan and written by David Goyer, with a story co-written by Nolan) Zack Snyder’s upcoming Superman film, Man of Steel, is all kinds of “dark” and “gritty”—so much so that it appears to have gone full Dark Knight, to paraphrase...

Christopher Nolan: From Best to Worst

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When describing the career of director Christopher Nolan the word "amazing" comes to mind. Beginning at the lowest rung of the independent circuit, he has risen to craft some of the most artistically and commercially successful blockbusters of the last decade. With the epic conclusion to his Batman trilogy, The Dark Knight Rises, hitting shelves this week, now is as...

'The Dark Knight Rises' Blu-Ray: Catwoman's Behind The Scenes Featurette

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Just because The Dark Knight Rises, Christopher Nolan’s third and final entry into his Dark Knight trilogy, was released in theaters months ago is no reason for the film’s marketing campaign to slow down—after all, they have a December 4th Blu-Ray release and Oscar campaign to think about.  As such, Warner Bros. is offering up a peek at the film’s Blu-Ray special features. ...

'The Dark Knight Rises' Cinematographer Calls 'The Avengers' Appalling

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Because it’s a slow news day, longtime Christopher Nolan cinematographer (including The Dark Knight Rises) Wally Pfister decided to help us all out by attacking The Avengers, its cinematography, and the methods director Joss Whedon used to shoot the film.  In fact, Pfister goes so far as to call The Avengers an “appalling...

'The Dark Knight Rises' Ending Slightly Clarified By Jonathan Nolan

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Before you read on be warned that we're going to talk heavy spoilers on the ending of Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises. All right then, you've got the message, now read on--The Dark Knight Rises co-writer (and brother to Christopher) Jonathan Nolan has recently spoken out about the hotly debated final minutes of the film... sort...

'The Dark Knight Rises' Blu-Ray Special Features Revealed

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Well, Batman fans, the truth you were dreading—but also more than likely expecting—has finally come.  The details concerning the special features for The Dark Knight Rises blu-ray have been released and, well, it may not be what you had hoped for.

'The Dark Knight Rises' Blu-Ray Release Date Announced

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While it leaves out a lot of specificities—will there be a commentary track, will there even be a sliver of deleted scenes, etc—Warner Bros. announced the release date of The Dark Knight Rises’ Blu-Ray and DVD via their YouTube account today.  No press release, no breakdown of special content—just a trailer and a release date.

'The Dark Knight Rises': Blu-Ray Extended Cut Isn't Happening

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A week ago, we reported on the intriguing—but highly unlikely—rumor that The Dark Knight Rises might be the first Christopher Nolan film to receive an extended cut on home video, featuring whatever was deleted from the theatrical cut (there is confirmation that a Bane origin sequence exists).  Well, Bat-fans, as many suspected, it ain’t happening.