The Dark Knight poster

The Dark Knight 2008

About The Dark Knight

Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as the Joker.

The Dark Knight Cast

The Dark Knight Crew

Writing

Jonathan NolanScreenplay
Christopher NolanScreenplay
David S. GoyerStory
Bob KaneCharacters
Bill FingerCharacters
Jerry RobinsonCharacters
Matt DufferWriter
Ross DufferWriter

Sound

Hans ZimmerOriginal music composer
James Newton HowardOriginal music composer
Brad DechterOrchestrator
Alyson Dee MooreFoley
Alex GibsonMusic editor
Daniel PinderMusic editor
Richard KingSupervising sound editor
Richard KingSound designer
Ed NovickProduction sound mixer
Lora HirschbergSound re-recording mixer
Gary RizzoSound re-recording mixer
Michael W. MitchellSound effects editor
Michael BabcockSound effects editor
Jeff AtmajianOrchestrator
Bruce FowlerOrchestrator
Kevin KaskaOrchestrator
Michael MagillDialogue editor
Hugo WengDialogue editor
Linda FolkAdr supervisor
Doug HemphillAdditional sound re-recording mixer

Camera

Wally PfisterDirector of photography
Stephen VaughanStill photographer
Bob GorelickSteadicam operator
Bob GorelickCamera operator
Bob HallFirst assistant camera

Production

Christopher NolanProducer
Charles RovenProducer
Emma ThomasProducer
Thomas TullExecutive producer
Michael E. UslanExecutive producer
Kevin De La NoyExecutive producer
Benjamin MelnikerExecutive producer
John PapsideraCasting
Nicholas GallCasting
Lucinda SysonCasting
Dennis DavidsonPublicist
Lorne OrleansProducer
Jordan GoldbergAssociate producer

Editing

Lee SmithEditor
Donald LikovichAssistant editor
David OrrColor timer
Scott Wesley RossAssistant editor

Art

Nathan CrowleyProduction design
Peter LandoSet decoration
Mark BartholomewArt direction
James HambidgeArt direction
Craig JacksonArt direction
Steven LawrenceArt direction
Naaman MarshallArt direction
Jenne LeeArt department coordinator
Kevin KavanaughSupervising art director
Simon LamontSupervising art director

Costume & make-up

Lindy HemmingCostume design
Deena AdairHairstylist
Sue Robb-KingMakeup artist
John Caglione Jr.Makeup artist
Nancy HancockMakeup artist
Janice AlexanderHair department head
Kimberley SpiteriHairstylist
Conor O'SullivanProsthetic supervisor
Patrick CaulfieldSet costumer
Peter Robb-KingMakeup & hair

Directing

Steve GehrkeScript supervisor
Nilo OteroAssistant director
Christopher NolanDirector
Matt DufferDirector
Ross DufferDirector

Crew

Richard M. DaleyThanks
Tom StruthersStunt coordinator
Paul JenningsStunt coordinator
Rick Le FevourStunt coordinator
Jim WilkeyStunts
Mark MottramStunts
Rick AveryStunts
Tom McComasStunts
David E. HallPost production supervisor
Jim BouldenAnimatronic and prosthetic effects
Brian ChristensenStunts
Mira HusseiniUnit publicist
Jessie GraffStunts

Visual effects

Ian HunterVisual effects supervisor
Jonathan FawknerCompositing supervisor
Nick DavisVisual effects supervisor
Chris CorbouldSpecial effects supervisor
Tim WebberVisual effects supervisor
Paul J. FranklinVisual effects supervisor