Batman Begins
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller    Year: 2005    Country: USA
IMDB Rating: 8.3 (240,827 votes)
Director: Christopher Nolan    Studio: Warner Bros. Pictures
Starring: Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Katie Holmes, Gary Oldman
Summary: Eight-year-old Bruce Wayne falls into a cave where he encounters a swarm of bats. Bruce develops a fear of bats, and later urges his parents to leave an opera featuring bat-like creatures. Outside the theater, Bruce Wayne's parents are both killed in a robbery by mugger Joe Chill. Bruce blames himself for his parents' murder: had he not been frightened, the Waynes would not have encountered Chill. He is taken in by a mysterious instructor named Ducard and urged to become a ninja in the League of Shadows, but he instead returns to his native Gotham City resolved to end the mob rule that is strangling it.

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