If you love the cinematic version of Batman, you’d better enjoy your DVDs or Blu-Rays of the Nolan trilogy.
According to Movies.com, with ticket prices adjusted for inflation, Rises will sell 12 million tickets less than Batman did back in the day.
With ticket sales dropping 60% from its opening weekend, it’s unlikely the Dark Knight Rises will reach the same box-office stratosphere the Dark Knight did. But $64.1 million in ticket sales for its second weekend still helped the latest Batman film take the top spot at the box-office. The movie had a slow showing Friday [...]
Close to a decade after he revitalized the Batman franchise, director Christopher Nolan brings his more grounded take on the Dark Knight to a close with a triumphant film that not only ranks as one of the best super hero movies ever made but as one of the best films of the year–superhero or otherwise.
The Dark Knight Rises is a triumph and one that the minute you’re doing seeing it, you’ll want to see several more times.