Listen: Rachel, Harvey Dent, Alford discussed on Filmspotting
"Card. Bruce, this is Harvey dent. Rachel's told me everything about you. Surely not. He always told me that we'd be together. Did you mean it pace to make me your only hope for normal. Alford, right. That's right. So he say caught a ex-boyfriends and should be aware. It seems fitting that we're taping this discussion the same day that the academy of Motion Picture, Arts and sciences announced it was designing a new Oscar category around achievement in popular film the dark Knight critically acclaimed Fanta doored and the highest grossing film of two thousand eight by more than two hundred million dollars over runner up iron man did not win best picture at the eighty first Academy Awards. In fact, it wasn't even nominated nor was Christopher Nolan for directing, though he's ledger won best supporting actor posthumously for his performance as the joker, Richard king won for best sound editing and the film earned five other technical nominations while never cite it explicitly by the academy, the Fuhrer over the dark Knight's snub led to a dramatic change at the eighty second Oscars. For the first time in over sixty years, the best picture field would widen beyond five nominees. The message was clear according to a recent article on polygon dot com. War pictures tear jerking, dramas, bio-pics, and message. Movies were on. This, they now have to share the room with action blockbusters superhero films, fi flicks animated features and comedies or so, the expectations went and who knows due in large part to the dark Knight's legacy. It wouldn't be a surprise this new award, which already some have dubbed the popcorn, Oscar went to a superhero movie. Actually, it would be a surprise if it didn't something like current box office champ Black Panther or second-place avengers Infinity war or third place, incredible to maybe fifth-place deadpool two or seventh-place ant man in the loss. Basically, it's going to go to Disney. Yeah, it probably will, and it's probably not gonna go to one of those ladder two, but you get the idea beyond its Oscars influence the dark Knight's legacy affords us a lot of potential conversation starters as a fair amount of conventional wisdom surrounds the film ten years after we could consider ledger still hailed as delivering one of the best.."