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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 06:00:32

BATMAN topped Spider-man as the king of Hollywood superheroes today, studio estimates showed.

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.

2008-07-21 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 06:00:30

By Michael Long When we last see the Joker, he has, of course, succumbed to the Batman - physically, if not spiritually. Strung upside down, dangling from a cable off the facade of a high-rise building, the Joker squeals with delight.

2008-07-21 06:00:00

The Batman sequel The Dark Knight has thundered through movie theaters across the country, shattering box-office records and leaving audiences mesmerized in its wake.

2008-07-21 00:00:23

By Cindy Koh The Dark Knight does not disappoint, be it in its whole or its parts. The storyline and acting are engaging, the visual effects is pleasing, to say the least, viewers cannot ask for much more.

Word of the Day
  • The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.
  • In music, during the eighteenth century, a song or an instrumental piece similar to the serenade, intended for performance in the open air.
The word 'cassation' comes from the French 'cassation', from Latin 'casso' ("destroy, annul").