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Batman Begins

Batman Begins: Directed by Christopher Nolan. With Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes. After training with his mentor, Batman begins his fight to free crime-ridden Gotham City from corruption.

In the wake of his parents’ murders, disillusioned heir Bruce Wayne travels the world seeking the means to fight injustice and turn fear against those who prey on the fearful. With the help of his trusted butler Alfred, detective Jim Gordon, and his ally Lucious Fox, Wayne returns to Gotham City and unleashes his alter ego: Batman, a masked crusader who uses strength, intellect, and an array of high-tech weaponry to fight the sinister forces that threaten the city.


Release Date

June 15, 2005


Christopher Nolan


Christopher Nolan

David S. Goyer


David S. Goyer

Comic Book

Bob Kane

Bill Finger


Emma Thomas

Larry J. Franco

Charles Roven


Wally Pfister

Production Design

Nathan Crowley

Film Editing

Lee Smith

Costume Design

Lindy Hemming

Original Score

James Newton Howard

Hans Zimmer


John Papsidera

Lucinda Syson

Art Direction

Peter Francis

Paul Kirby

Set Design

Paki Smith

Simon Wakefield


$150 million

Running Time

140 minutes

Studios Involved

Legendary Pictures

Syncopy Films

Distribution Company

Warner Bros. Pictures

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