Batman Begins

(2005)

Batman Begins Synopsis

Explores the origins of the Batman legend and the Dark Knight's emergence as a force for good in Gotham. Christian Bale stars as Bruce Wayne/Batman; Michael Caine as his trusted butler Alfred; Gary Oldman as Lieutenant James Gordon, a detective on the Gotham police force; Katie Holmes as a childhood friend of Wayne's; Liam Neeson as Wayne's mentor, Henri Ducard; Ken Watanabe as the villainous Ra's Al Ghul; and Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox, a former board member and sidelined employee of Wayne Enterprises.

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Christopher Nolan Reflects on Origins of Batman BeginsChristopher Nolan Reflects on Origins of Batman Begins
Christopher Nolan reveals how he was first approached to take on Batman Begins, and why he wanted to tell a new type of origin story.
Christian Bale Reveals the Origins of His Batman Voice in The Dark Knight Trilogy
The actor thought he screwed up his audition by using the controversial voice. Plus, he looks forward to seeing what Ben Affleck will do as Batman.
Check Out Cillian Murphy and Anne Hathaway's Batman Auditions
Plus, see Aaron Eckhart and Tom Hardy's early makeup test photos from The Dark Knight Trilogy: Ultimate Collector's Edition Blu-ray, in stores today.
Watch Christopher Nolan Break Down His Original Batman Pitch for Warner Bros.
The director and Warner Bros. president Jeff Robinov discuss how this blockbuster trilogy finally got off the ground after years of development.
Watch Christian Bale's Batman Audition in Val Kilmer's Batsuit!
Amy Adams stepped in for the actor's screen test before he won this coveted role in director Christopher Nolan's trilogy.
The Dark Knight Trilogy: Ultimate Collector's Edition Blu-ray Debuts September 24th
This six-disc set will feature all three of director Christopher Nolan's Batman movies, along with hours of new special features.
Darren Aronofsky Directing Batman 4?
The director of The Wolverine reveals that he may turn his discarded Batman reboot into the next installment of the franchise.
Warner Bros. 2009 Sneak Preview
Including Inkheart, He's Just Not That Into You, Friday the 13th, Under the Sea 3D, Watchmen and more.
Best Rumor Stories of 2008 Featuring The Dark Knight & G.I. Joe: Rise of the Cobra!
We've culled together the best unpublished rumor stories of recent months.
Batman Begins Comes to Blu-Ray This July
Extras will include an exclusive Dark Knight Prologue.
Christian Bale Confirms a 3rd Batman Film!
We get the scoop straight from The Dark Knight himself.
Warner Planning Batman Begins & Superman Returns Sequels
Respective helmers Christopher Nolan and Bryan Singer in line to return.
Batman Begins Crushes the Competition Once Again
Nothing can knock Batman from the top of the DVD charts.
Batman Begins Conquer DVD Charts
The caped crusader tops boths rental and sales charts.
CONTEST: Take Home Batman Begins on DVD!
We're giving away some great DVD prize packs in honor of the film's release!
Batman Remains On Top of the Box Office in Week #2
Taking on approximately $26.8 million at #1 it's second week.
Batman Begins Sets New IMAX Record
With estimated domestic grosses of $3.16 million.
Batman Begins Takes $71.1 Million Over the Weekend
Making a $131 million debut worldwide.
Batman Begins Takes Over $15 Million in it's First Day of Release
Averaging $4,053 per screen, and ramping up for the weekend.
SNEAK PREVIEW: Batman Begins
Soju After Movie's Imperial Mantooth, fresh from the press screening, gives you the low down on the best movie this summer to feature Rutger Hauer.
B. Alan Orange's I HATE YOU. AND YOUR STUPID MOVIE ...Summer!
B. Alan decides too enjoy summer instead of talking about Sharkboy & Batman Begins!
SOJU AFTER MOVIE 2: Laughlin Nights
B. Alan & Mantooth drag Paulington along on their gambling excursion through Laughlin, Nevada!
CONTEST: Win huge prizes from Batman Begins!
We're giving away loads of goodies from this summer's big comic book flick!
New images from Charlie & the Chocolate Factory, Batman Begins and Into the Blue online
A slew of never-before-seen photos goes online.
55 New Batman Begins Photos
The final gallery of stills from the upcoming comic book adaptation.
SOJU AFTER MOVIE 2: No Pants Day!
B. Alan, Mantooth, & Paulington ring in National No Pants with an 'EXCLUSIVE' interview from David Burkowitz regarding the Racing Stripes DVD!
David Goyer confirms 'The Joker' in the Batman sequels
...the director talks about continuing Batman Begins
New full length trailers for Land of the Dead and Batman Begins!
...get a peek at some high profile flicks coming this summer!
Watch 8 minutes of Batman Begins on Wednesday, May 18 (8:00 p.m. ET)
...the special footage will air during the 90-minute presentation of the season finale of "Smallville"
The final Batman Begins poster is here!
...take a look at the final one-sheet 'bust' image of the caped crusader
The new Batman Begins poster is here!
...get a glimpse at a great new one-sheet for the film!
Batman Begins headed for IMAX
...Robots, Charlie and the Chocoloate Factory on their way there as well
New photos from Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, Batman Begins and Harry Potter 4!
...get a glimpse at some fan favorites
The full length Batman Begins trailer is here!
"There is no turning back..."
The international Batman Begins poster is online
...a more revealing look at the 'Dark Knight'
Director David Goyer talks Blade: Trinity and Batman Begins!
...the writer, producer, director speaks!
The Batman Begins teaser poster is here!
...your first look at the official one-sheet for the film!
New photos from Batman Begins
...a look at Katie Holmes, Cillian Murphy and more
New photos from Batman Begins!
...the official site unleashes more character stills
When you'll see those official Batman Begins updates
...more updated photos and other media coming to the official site
Christian Bale on Batman Begins
...some new bits from the actor come from a recent interview
James Newton Howard & Hans Zimmer team up to score Batman Begins
...two of the industries top composers combine their efforts
Christian Bale speaks from set of Batman Begins
"I actually only drove the Batmobile for the first time last week..."
New footage from the set of Batman Begins online!
...now shooting in Chicago
The Batman Begins teaser trailer now online!
"...something to fear...me..."
COMIC-CON 2004: Your first look at Cillian Murphy in Batman Begins!
...plus writer David Goyer and Cillian Murphy talk about the film!
5 new photos from Batman Begins!
...more 'hidden' elements revealed at the official site
When to expect those Batman Begins and Blade: Trinity teaser trailers!
...July looks to serve up some highly anticipated sneak peaks
A report from the set of Batman Begins!
...plus new video of the 'Batmobile'
New photos of the 'Batmobile' from Batman Begins!
...from the production company
Batman Begins production update from Chicago
...8 photos and a report from the set now online
David Goyer talks Batman Begins!
...the Blade speaks
When to expect more Batman Begins
...new scoops hit the web
Guy Pearce talks Batman Begins
"I never spoke to Chris about it, there was never any thought about it..."
More Batman Begins photos online!
...the official site unleashes more pics!
Your first look at 'Batman' from Batman Begins!
...Entertainment Weekly unveils the masked crusader
New photos from the set of Batman Begins!
...your first look at 'The Arkham Asylum'!
The first photos of Christian Bale on the set of Batman Begins!
...a look at the new 'Bruce Wayne'
Your first look at the Batmobile from Batman Begins!
...Warner Bros. unleashes some new images
Christian Bale talks Batman Begins
"I believe that there's an opportunity with that character to do things that I, personally, have never seen done..."
Tom Wilkinson and Rutger Hauer join the cast of BATMAN BEGINS
...joining the huge cast
Warner Bros. launches BATMAN BEGINS teaser site!
...complete with logo
More BATMAN BEGINS production gossip
...what's going on in England
Gary Oldman joins the cast of BATMAN BEGINS, plus production officially begins!
...Oldman playing Lt. James Gordon, production begins in Iceland
More rumored details on BATMAN BEGINS!
"The Batsuit is currently being made at a secret location in Hampshire and will be delivered to Shepperton late April..."
The new BATMAN movie gets an official title!
...welcome to Batman Begins
Ken Watanabe joins the cast of BATMAN!
...squaring off with Christian Bale
Christian Bale talks about BATMAN!
...why he took the role
Morgan Freeman joins the cast of BATMAN!
..."Lucius Fox, a respected businessman and the CEO of billionaire Bruce Wayne's mega-conglom, based in Gotham City"
Liam Neeson starring in the next BATMAN
...opposite Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Katie Holmes, and Cillian Murphy
The first script review of Chris Nolan's BATMAN: INTIMIDATION online!
...a look into the next Batman film
New 'Batman' story details become available
...a look at the script
More BATMAN: INTIMIDATION bits
...new bits from the supposed script!
BATMAN: INTIMIDATION filming in Iceland
...rumors confirmed
New casting bits on BATMAN: INTIMIDATION
...new casting rumors online!
Cillian Murphy cast as the villian in the new BATMAN film!
...star of Girl with a Pearl Earring
Viggo Mortensen up for the villian role in BATMAN?
...more news on the caped crusader!
Katie Holmes being eyed for BATMAN!
...playing Rachel, the love interest in the film!
Michael Caine to play 'Alfred' in the next BATMAN!
...plus an upcoming role in Miss Congeniality 2!
BATMAN 5? With 'Scarecrow'?
...new rumors emerge...
Christian Bale IS BATMAN!!!
The official word on the casting directly from the studio...
New BATMAN production scoops hit the web!
Filming in England?
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