All of the bridges and tunnels and transit into and out of New York City have been shut down. The island is effectively cut off from the rest of the country. That has a vaguely familiar ring to it.
What was that thing where all the bridges and tunnels got shut down and-
Oh, that’s right.
movie #401 - The Dark Knight Rises
“Let the games begin!”
Tom Hardy as Bane | The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Bats frighten me. It’s time my enemies shared my dread.
Nolan recalls being struck by the actor’s “youthful energy” when they first met: “He has tremendous charisma and that incredible kind of positivity that can’t be faked.” Which makes him perfect, of course, for Commissioner Gordon’s protégé. “We really needed somebody with a sense of idealism to contrast with Gordon’s weariness,” Nolan says of Gary Oldman’s role. “I thought of Joe first and foremost.”
Christopher Nolan said that the film’s theme deals with “Pain.” For Batman Begins, it was on “Fear”, while The Dark Knight deals on “Chaos”. [x]
I LOVE YOU