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By ALMOST ALL ACCOUNTS, By almost all accounts, "The Dark Knight" is a terrific movie, a dark and disturbing disquisition on madness and mayhem.
By Lindsay McIntosh ON MONDAY, Christian Bale was a superhero. Through hoards of cheering fans, he swaggered up the red carpet to the European premiere of the new Batman movie, The Dark Knight, in which he plays the brooding, crime-fighting protagonist.
RECORD-breaking film The Dark Knight had its UK premiere as huge flames leapt into the air and a giant Batmobile raced down the red carpet to cheers from fans.
THE Dark Knight's European premiere got off to a racing start - as the batmobile raced down the red carpet last night. Fans - many of whom had dressed as characters from the films - cheered as flames leapt into the air before the screening in London's Leicester Square.
LOS ANGELES - Batman's joust with the Joker has set another box office record. Stoked by fan fever over the manic performance of the late Heath Ledger as the Joker, "The Dark Knight" set a one-day box office record with $66.4 million on opening day, Warner Bros.
By Geoffrey Macnab First Night THE DARK KNIGHT ODEON, LEICESTER SQUARE LONDON **** THE DARK Knight is a film for troubled times.
By Mark Hughes Huge crowds, a red carpet the length of Leicester Square and celebrities galore. This, though, was no ordinary film premiere - the first sign being the two-ton Batmobile that crawled slowly through the streets of the West End before pulling up at a Bat- emblazoned Odeon theatre.
By EMILY BURNHAM; OF THE NEWS STAFF BANGOR - For a few nights each summer, Ray Harrington, the special events coordinator at Bangor Mall Cinemas 10, has the best job ever: handing out toys to ridiculously enthusiastic movie fans who will do just about anything to score free loot.
By Ashley Goodwin, The Times West Virginian, Fairmont Jul.
Having shattered virtually every box-office record on the books this past weekend, The Dark Knight faces two questions as it steams into summer.
- To play, gamble.
- To impose upon; delude; trick; humbug; also, to joke; chaff.
- A deceitful game or trick; trickery; humbug; nonsense.