This videoessay compares the influence and references to Michael Mann’s Films in Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight.
Nolan actually screened Michael Mann’s “Heat” for all his department heads before going into production, he say once: “I always felt 'Heat' to be a remarkable demonstration of how you can create a vast universe within one city and balance a very large number of characters and their emotional journeys in an effective manner.”
List of Films used:
L.A. Takedown (1989)
The Insider (1999)
“A Watchful Guard”
Composers: Hans Zimmer & James Newton Howard
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