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Uniform Title Batman begins (Motion picture)
Title Batman begins [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; DC Comics ; directed by Christopher Nolan ; screenplay by Christopher Nolan and David S. Goyer ; story by David S. Goyer ; produced by Charles Roven, Emma Thomas, Larry Franco ; executive producers, Benjamin Melniker and Michael E. Uslan ; director of photography, Wally Pfister ; a Syncopy production ; [Legendary Pictures].
Published Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, c2005.
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 Media - Instructional DVDs  13459    IN LIBRARY
  
Edition Deluxe ed., widescreen.
Description 2 videodiscs (140 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Credits Production designer, Nathan Crowley ; edited by Lee Smith ; music by Hans Zimmer and James Newton Howard ; visual effects supervisors, Janek Sirrs, Dan Glass ; costume designer, Lindy Hemming.
Note Based upon Batman characters created by Bob Kane and published by DC Comics.
Special features: Disc 1: MTV's Tankman begins (a Batman begins spoof). Disc 2: Inner demons comic (leads to menu screen); Batman, the journey begins; Shaping mind and body; Gotham City rises; Cape and cowl; Batman, the tumbler; Path to discovery; Saving Gotham City; Genesis of the bat; Confidential files; art gallery; web links via DVD-ROM access.
Contents Special features: disc 1. Widescreen version --The movie -- MTVs Tankman Begins: A Batman begins spoof -- Theatrical trailer -- Language: English Dolby surround 5.1 ; French (dubbed in Quebec) Dolby surround 5.1 -- Subtitles on feature film only: English, Frnech, Spanish. Disc 2. Special features: Inner demons comic -- Batman, the journey begins -- Shaping mind and body -- Batman, the tumbler -- Gotham City rises --Saving Gotham City -- Genesis of the bat -- Confidential files.
System Reqs DVD; region 1, NTSC; widescreen presentation, enhanced for widescreen televisions; Dolby surround 5.1.
Cast Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes, Gary Oldman, Cillian Murphy, Tom Wilkinson, Rutger Hauer, Ken Watanabe, Mark Boone Junior, Linus Roache, Morgan Freeman.
Audience MPAA rating: PG-13; for intense action violence, disturbing images and some thematic elements.
Summary In the wake of his parents' murder, disillusioned heir Bruce Wayne travels the world after his parent's murder, seeking the means to fight injustice and turn fear against those who prey on the fearful. Wayne returns to Gotham City and with the help of his trusted butler Alfred, detective Jim Gordon and his ally Lucius Fox, unleashes his alter ego, Batman.
Language In English or dubbed French dialogue with optional English, French or Spanish subtitles; closed-captioned.
Subject Batman (Fictitious character) -- Drama.
Organized crime -- Drama.
Criminal behavior -- Drama.
Genre Superhero films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Action and adventure films.
Fiction films.
Feature films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Related Names Nolan, Christopher, 1970- Director, Screenwriter.
Goyer, David S, Screenwriter.
Roven, Charles, Producer.
Thomas, Emma, Producer.
Franco, Larry J, Producer.
Melniker, Benjamin.
Uslan, Michael, 1951-
Pfister, Wally, Cinematographer.
Bale, Christian, 1974- Actor.
Caine, Michael, Actor.
Neeson, Liam, Actor.
Holmes, Katie, 1978- Actor.
Oldman, Gary, Actor.
Murphy, Cillian, 1976- Actor.
Wilkinson, Tom, 1948- Actor.
Hauer, Rutger, 1944- Actor.
Watanabe, Ken, 1959- Actor.
Boone, Mark, Jr, Actor.
Roache, Linus, 1964- Actor.
Freeman, Morgan, Actor.
Zimmer, Hans, Composer.
Howard, James Newton, Composer.
Crowley, Nathan.
Smith, Lee, Film editor.
Sirrs, Janek.
Glass, Dan.
Hemming, Lindy, Costume designer.
Kane, Bob.
Warner Bros. Pictures (1969- )
DC Comics, Inc.
Syncopy (Firm)
Legendary Pictures.
Warner Home Video (Firm)
ISBN 1419828177
9781419828171
1419820141
9781419820144
Standard # 012569766778
012569732162
Publisher # 76677 Warner Home Video
73216 Warner Home Video
OCLC number 62338536