• Publication date: April 12, 2013

Batman Begins

The first of ‘The Dark Knight’ trilogy, Christopher Nolan, explains how certain events shaped the man known as Bruce Wayne to manifest the darker alter-ego- Batman. Witnessing his parents’ murder as a child he discards his past and ends up in a jail in Asia, where he is noticed by a recruiter and then trained in the mountains by a secret society with plans for his home town- Gotham city…

Program data

Duration: 150

Production Year: 2005

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December 16, 2016 23:00 (KSA) ~ December 16, 2016 22:00 (CLT)

The first of ‘The Dark Knight’ trilogy, Christopher Nolan, explains how certain events shaped the man known as Bruce Wayne to manifest the darker alter-ego- Batman.

Witnessing his parents’ murder as a child he tries to kill the mugger 14 years later but is beaten to the punch. Bruce (Christian Bale) discards his past behind and keeps moving forward, ending up in a jail in Asia, where he is noticed by a recruiter, Henri Ducard (Liam Neeson) and then trained in the mountains by a secret society known as the League of Shadows, led by a figure who calls himself Ras Al’ Gul, with plans for his home town- Gotham city, in short, to destroy it…

Starring:

  • Christian Bale
  • Liam Neeson
  • Katie Holmes
  • Gary Oldman
  • Cillian Murphy
  • Tom Wilkinson
  • Michael Caine
  • Rutger Hauer
  • Ken Watanabe
  • Morgan Freeman

Directed by:  Christopher Nolan

Rating:  PG-13 for intense action violence, disturbing images and some thematic elements.