Wednesday, May 27, 2009

Batman : The Dark Knight

Based on the DC Comics character Batman, The Dark Knight - a sequel to 2005's Batman Begins was co-written and directed by Christopher Nolan. The film is a part of Batman film series and stars Christian Bale who plays the lead role Batman, Aaron Eckhart as Harvey Dent(District Attorney), Maggie Gyllenhaal as Rachel Dawes(Assistant D.A), and Gary oldman as a Police Commissioner James Gordon. Heath Ledger plays the "Joker". The Dark Knight became the second film to earn more than $500 million at the North American box office. The film was released on July 16, 2008 in Australia, on July 24, 2008 in the United Kingdom and on July 18, 2008 in North America. The film won 2 Oscars for best sound editing and best supporting actor for Ledger's performance.

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

The Fast and the Furious 4

Fast and Furious is the fourth part in the Fast and Furious film series. It is also known as The Fast and the Furious 4. The story follows the original film of the series. The film was directed by Justin Lin who directed the third part of the series and distributed by Universal Pictures. Fast and Furious stars Vin Diesel, Jordana Brewster, Michelle Rodriguez, and Paul Walker. The movie opens up with Dominic Toretto(Vin Diesel) and his new crew consisting of Letty, Rico, Tego and Han Lue where they hijack fuel tankers in the Dominican Republic. The film was released in the United States on April 3, 2009.