'Dark Knight' Gets New Leading Lady

When Katie Holmes turned down her role in "The Dark Knight," many people asked: Why? A revival franchise like Batman, under the auspicious pairing of director Christopher Nolan and star Christian Bale, seemed a no-brainer for box-office success. And early watchers said Heath Ledger would be perfect in the role of The Joker — a belief that has only gained traction since the unforeseen death of the young star in January. The Batman franchise is dominated by the Caped Crusader and his...Full Story
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