050. Bonus – The Dark Knight

We hit the BIG 5-0! It’s especially monumental as we cover a beloved superhero film that has won the praise of critics and fans alike. Unbelievably this is the first viewing of The Dark Knight by BillChete and about the seventh watch for Lady Phantom. The Dark Knight stars Christian Bale as “Batman” and Heath Ledger as “The Joker” along with a pretty incredible supporting cast including; Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine, Aaron Eckhart, Gary Oldman, Cillian Murphy, Eric Roberts and even Anthony Michael Hall.

A special thanks goes out to Shawn Taylor from Indianapolis for giving us his second request to cover another Batman movie in the saga namely The Dark Knight. He was super impressed with the regular HD Blu-ray when it was released and pondered our thoughts on the latest 4K transfer. Does the uptick in resolution with HDR and Imax bring anything new to the table? How about clarity and detail? Find out that and more by crushing that Play Button!

MOVIES in 4K is where BillChete and Lady Phantom review, discuss, analyze, criticize and often times debate one movie that has been released on the 4K Blu-ray format each and every episode. Guiding you on the merit of the movie with recommendations and on the purchasing power of physical media.

Episode 050 breakdown of “The Dark Knight (2008)

Movie Rating  
BillChete: 8 (Rental) Lady Phantom: 10 (Buy)

4K Blu-ray Disc Grade  
BillChete: B+ (Worthy) Lady Phantom: A- (Worthy)

Average 4K Disc Grade

B++