Knowledge Identifier: $Batman_Begins
Category: Movies & TV
Launched in 1978.
Countries: United States (40%), United Kingdom (13%), (9%)
Linked to: National Institute for Medical Research, University College London, IMAX, Mafia
In seeking inspiration from "Superman" and other blockbuster films of the late 1970s and early 1980s, Nolan based most of the production in England, specifically Shepperton Studios
Sheffield United F.C. - A scene in "Batman Begins" features a child wearing a 1990s Blades shirt
At his audition, Bale wore the bat suit Val Kilmer donned for 1995's "Batman Forever"
After a series of unsuccessful projects to resurrect Batman on screen following the critical failure and box office disappointment of "Batman & Robin" , Nolan and David S. Goyer began to work on the film in early 2003 and aimed for a darker and more realistic tone, with humanity and realism being the basis of the film
Christopher Nolan - Nolan initially intended to make the film as early as 2003, postponing the project after agreeing to make "Batman Begins"
"Batman Begins" was the eighth-highest grossing film of 2005 in the US.
Henri Ducard - Batman Begins - Liam Neeson reprised his role as Henri Ducard in 2005's "Batman Begins" game, where he plays a role very similar to that of the film
Lamborghini Murcielago - A first generation Murciélago Roadster was used in the 2005 movie "Batman Begins"
Gus Lewis - He is known for playing the young Bruce Wayne in the 2005 blockbuster film "Batman Begins"
Cillian Murphy - Murphy received several *awards nominations for his 2005 bad guy turns, among them a nomination as Best Villain at the 2006 MTV Movie *awards for "Batman Begins"
Christopher Nolan - "Batman Begins", the biggest project Nolan had undertaken to that point, premiered in June 2005 to both critical acclaim and commercial success
Christopher Nolan - In July 2006 Nolan announced that the follow-up to "Batman Begins" would be called "The Dark Knight"
Lee Muddy Baker - Tim Booth had a small part in the film "Batman Begins" and is writing a screenplay, but most notably is now back with James who announced their reformation in January 2007
The character was later portrayed by Aaron Eckhart in the 2008 sequel "The Dark Knight"
Wally Pfister - He has been nominated three times for the American Society of Cinematographers *award for Outstanding Achievement in Cinematography in Theatrical Releases, for "Batman Begins", "The Dark Knight" and "Inception", winning for the latter, in 2011
As of August 12, 2017 Batman Begins is only available for rent or purchase and not available for streaming on Netflix or any other similar subscription platform