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2. 'The Dark Knight' (2008)

GenresOrganized CrimeThe Godfather (movie)Christopher NolanDog Day Afternoon (movie)Sidney Lumet
The genre transcender. The trouble with the superhero genre, or with any genre, are the tropes. Winged men, evil geniuses and weird costumes demand a brassy treatment and suspension of disbelief. Minor keys are tough. One interesting thing that all genre allows, however, is wiggle room for...