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2008-07-23 09:00:46

By ALMOST ALL ACCOUNTS, By almost all accounts, "The Dark Knight" is a terrific movie, a dark and disturbing disquisition on madness and mayhem.

2008-07-23 06:00:02

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.

2008-07-22 18:00:39

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.

2008-07-22 03:00:29

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.

2008-07-22 00:00:28

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.

2008-07-22 00:00:28

By Geoffrey Macnab First Night THE DARK KNIGHT ODEON, LEICESTER SQUARE LONDON **** THE DARK Knight is a film for troubled times.

2008-07-22 00:00:28

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.

2008-07-21 15:00:41

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.

2008-07-21 06:00:30

By Ashley Goodwin, The Times West Virginian, Fairmont Jul.

2008-07-21 06:00:00

Having shattered virtually every box-office record on the books this past weekend, The Dark Knight faces two questions as it steams into summer.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.