Tag Archives: Christopher Nolan

Man of Steel Official Trailer 2

Warner Bros. Pictures has released the 2nd trailer for the upcoming superhero movie Man of Steel. A reboot of the Superman movie series, Man of Steel will explore the DC Comics character’s origin story. Clark Kent is a journalist in his twenties who was adopted as a child by Jonathan and Martha Kent after he was transported to Earth from …

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The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention 2012

The Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention (STGCC) 2012 was held at the Sands Expo and Convention Center, Marina Bay Sands (MBS), over the first weekend of September. And as early as two hours before opening time, popular culture fans have already started queuing up to be among the first to enter the event halls of the coolest event in …

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The Dark Knight Rises Reviewed

Would you believe me if I told you I was skeptical about Batman Begins and even The Dark Knight? Well it’s true and I was skeptical about The Dark Knight Rises too. How do you top The Dark Knight? How does an older, broken Bruce Wayne excel in a physical role made for young people? Most of all, how do …

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The Legend Ends

This month we preview the epic conclusion to filmmaker Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, The Dark Knight Rises. Leading an all-star international cast, Oscar winner Christian Bale (“The Fighter”) again plays the dual role of Bruce Wayne/Batman. The film also stars Anne Hathaway, as Selina Kyle; Tom Hardy, as Bane; Oscar winner Marion Cotillard (“La Vie en Rose”), as Miranda Tate; …

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The Other Side Of Me

A friend recently commented that I must be really enjoying my photography as with POPCulture Online as I get to attend lots of events and capture many high profile people on camera. While I wouldn’t deny that I do enjoy attending events and capturing them down in pictures to share with the readers here on POPCulture Online, there is also …

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Holy Batrides Batman

If there is one thing fans of the various Batman movies over the years have looked out for in each movie, its how the Batmobile would look like. After all, there is nothing more iconic than to zoom around fighting crime in something that friends and foes alike can notice from afar. In this month’s issue of POPCulture Online, the …

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The Dark Knight Rises Official Trailer 3

Warner Bros. Pictures has release the 3rd official trailer to the upcoming 3rd installment in Nolan’s Batman film series, The Dark Knight Rises. Based on the DC Comics character Batman, the movie is the sequel to Batman Begins (2005) and The Dark Knight (2008) and is intended to be the conclusion of the series. Batman returns to Gotham, where he …

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The Dark Knight Rises 2nd Trailer

Warner Bros. Pictures has released the 2nd trailer to the highly anticipated superhero movie, The Dark Knight Rises. The movie is the sequel to 2005’s Batman Begins and 2008’s The Dark Knight in Christopher Nolan’s reboot of the Batman series. The Dark Knight Rises sees Christian Bale returns as Batman / Bruce Wayne, with Michael Caine, Gary Oldman, and Morgan …

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Hot Toys at STGCC

Hot Toys stole the show at the Singapore Toy Game and Comic Convention. With dioramas and displays similar to the recent Ani-Com held in Hong Kong, fans from around the region not only flocked to Singapore for STGCC to get a glimpse of the prototypes that Hot Toys were planning to release but they also queued up as early 5am …

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In Conversation with Paul Levitz

Paul Levitz was born in Brooklyn, NY in 1956, and entered the comics industry in 1971 as editor/publisher of The Comic Reader, the first mass-circulation fanzine devoted to comics news.  He continued to publish TCR for three years, winning two consecutive annual Comic Art Fan Awards for Best Fanzine.  His other fan activities included editing the program books for several …

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The Dark Knight Rises Teaser Trailer

Warner Bros. Pictures has released the Teaser Trailer to the high anticipated conclusion to Christopher Nolan's Batman series, The Dark Knight Rises. Teasing fans with a bit of what to expect from the storyline plus a quick look at what could be an epic battle between Batman and Bane, the movie is definitely on many people's must watch list. The …

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New Teaser Poster for The Dark Knight Rises

The official website for the 3rd installment in Christopher Nolan's Batman movie series, The Dark Knight Rises has released a new teaser poster. The poster shows the outline of the Bat logo with what looks like part of Gotham City crumbing down into ruins. While there is official hint or clue yet if there are any relations to the movie's …

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Green Lantern Reviewed

It is the year of the superhero movies and with Marvel dominating the market in recent times, is Christopher Nolan's Batman the only fightback DC has? Well let's not even wait for the Man of Steel movie in 2012 to find out. One of the lower profile characters in the DC universe, The Green Lantern finally makes it to the …

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Michael Shannon to play General Zod in Man Of Steel

Warner Bros. Pictures and Lengendary Pictures has announced that Michael Shannon of Boardwalk Empire fame has been signed to play the role of General Zod in the upcoming Superman movie, Man of Steel. Director Zack Snyder commented,"Zod is not only one of Superman's most formidable enemies, but one of the most significant because he has insights into Superman that others …

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The Dark Knight Rises set to film in Pittsburgh

The latest Batman film in Christopher Nolan's reboot of the series, The Dark Knight Rises is set to film in Pittsburgh, PA starting in summer. The official confirmation comes from the local news source, Pittsburgh Post Gazette itself. "Pittsburgh is a beautiful city," the London-born director said in a statement. "We have been able to find everything we were looking …

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