Blunt Reviews Presents: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

the dark knight rises

The third installment to director and writer Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy, which is a strong addition to the already near perfect film series. Nolan is a genius of cinema and so it’s still admirable to see someone making intelligent and artistic blockbusters for mass audiences. The scale is larger than before, with a more brutal villain than we have previously seen, but the cast still performs excellently under Nolan’s ever impressive directing. What I love about this film is there is a lot of focus on character and screenplay, with technical mastery thrown in for good measure. Pure genius.

3 thoughts on “Blunt Reviews Presents: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

  1. My only problem with this film was that Bane was not the true master-mind behind the taking of Gotham. I really wanted it to be two titans with the same orphaned past to have fought it out. I felt he was undermined in that moment when the real master-mind is revealed. Not that I would give it one less star. I just thought that this guy was his match in every way. (Except for the back breaking thing.)

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