Third Batman Title Revealed: ‘The Dark Knight Rises’

Riddler won’t appear in Christopher Nolan’s follow-up

Last Updated: October 27, 2010 @ 10:18 AM

Christopher Nolan’s third Batman film will be called “The Dark Knight Rises” and though the Gotham City auteur isn’t ready to reveal the villain of his 2012 film, he did eliminate one of the big contenders: “It won’t be the Riddler,” Nolan told the Los Angeles Times.

Nolan was most eager to talk about the fact that Warner Bros. had  agreed with his argument that the film should resist the current 3-D craze and instead use high-definition approaches and IMAX cameras to strike out on a different cinematic path than the stereoscopic technology that, for better or worse, has become the dominant conversation in the blockbuster sector.

Read more at the Los Angeles Times.