It's actually strange to think about how many dark and gritty comic book movies have come out in the past few years because that entire style of filmmaking pretty much originated with the astounding Christopher Nolan
cinematic achievement better known as The Dark Knight
. The Dark Knight
was a complete game-changer for a lot of different reasons, and it's the kind of movie that comic book haters can enjoy almost as much as comic book super-fans because it really is just that good.
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And although now the film and TV marketplace is absolutely flooded with comic book inspired works, The Dark Knight
still remains in a class all it's own. Comic and movie fans alike still hold this film up as the gold standard of comic movies. So even though the film has a few years under it's belt now,