‘The Dark Knight Rises’ — without the Riddler

Comics, Movies

The Dark KnightThe Los Angeles Times’ Hero Complex blog broke the news today that the next Batman film will be called The Dark Knight Rises and that the villain will NOT be the Riddler.

“We’ll use many of the same characters as we have all along, and we’ll be introducing some new ones,” (director Christopher) Nolan said cryptically.

Also noteworthy: Warner Bros., at Nolan’s urging, will resist the 3-D craze and instead focus on HD and IMAX presentation.

Read Jeff Boucher’s full interview at herocomplex.latimes.com.

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