The Dark Knight

Year: 2008
Country: USA, UK
Director: Christopher Nolan
Cast: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart, Gary Oldman, Morgan Freeman
Genre: action, drama, crime
Runtime: 152 min.
Age: 12+

Set within a year after the events of Batman Begins, Batman, Lieutenant James Gordon, and new district attorney Harvey Dent successfully begin to round up the criminals that plague Gotham City until a mysterious and sadistic criminal mastermind known only as the Joker appears in Gotham, creating a new wave of chaos. Batman's struggle against the Joker becomes deeply personal, forcing him to "confront everything he believes" and improve his technology to stop him.

Awards & Festivals:

Academy Award - Best Supporting Actor, Best Sound Editing
Golden Globe Award - Best Supporting Actor
BAFTA Award - Best Supporting Actor
Empire Award - Best Film, Best Director, Best Actor
Grammy Award - Best Score
People's Choice Award - Best Film, Best Action Film, Best Ensemble, Best Match-up, Best Superhero
Actors Guild Award - Best Supporting Actor, Best Ensemble
Women Film Critics Alliance Award - Best Supporting Actor
Australian Film Institute Award - Best Supporting Actor
Japanese Academy Award - Best Foreign-Language Film