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Batman Begins

Released

Jun 16, 2005

Latest Home Video

Sep 24, 2013

MPAA Rating

PG-13

Cast

Christian Bale
Michael Caine
Katie Holmes
Liam Neeson

Studio

Warner Brothers

Still shot from the movie: Batman Begins.

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Synopsis

Ever wonder why Bruce Wayne (Christian Bale) is so hung up about fighting evil? Discover exactly how Batman Begins after watching this comic-book tale, which follows his transformation from traumatized child to superhero.

Content Details

Why Is Batman Begins Rated PG-13?

Batman Begins is rated PG-13 for intense action violence, disturbing images and some thematic elements

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Canadian Movie Ratings

BC
SK
PG violence; frightening scenes
AB PG Frightening Scenes, Not Recommended For Young Children
MB PG Not Recommended For Young Children,
ON PG FRIGHTENING SCENES,
QC Not Rated
NB
NS
NL
PE
Not Rated

Canadian Home Video Rating: PG

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Details on home video releases of Batman Begins...

Home Video Notes: The Dark Knight Trilogy: Ultimate Collector’s Edition

Release Date: 24 September 2013

Warner Brothers releases their trio of Batman movies in one package: The Dark Knight Trilogy: Ultimate Collector’s Edition. Along with a Blu-ray copy of each of the films (Batman Begins, The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises), the 6-disc set includes these bonus materials:

- Ultraviolet Digital Copies

- Premium Mattel Hot Wheels Vehicles: Batmobile, Batpod and Tumbler

- Newly commissioned collectible art cards by Mondo featuring Scarecrow, Joker, Bane, Harvey Dent, and Ra’s al Ghul

- 48-page hardcover book featuring production stills and behind the scenes images from the trilogy

- The Fire Rises: The Creation and Impact of The Dark Knight Trilogy (Ultimate Collector’s Edition exclusive)

- Christopher Nolan & Richard Donner: A Conversation (Ultimate Collector’s Edition exclusive)

Home Video Notes: The Dark Knight Trilogy

Release Date: 4 December 2012

Warner Brothers Studio is releasing all three Batman movies, starring Christian Bale in the title role, in a 5-Disc package. Featured movies include Batman Begins,The Dark Knight and The Dark Knight Rises.

DVD Release Date: 18 October 2005

Warner Home Video offers three different ways to sneak a peek at the masked crusader. Chose either the wide or full screen DVD version, and you will also receive a demo of the Batman Begins mobile game and web links. Audio Tracks are available in English and French (both Dolby Digital 5.1), with English, Spanish and French subtitles.

Or, get all this and more with the Batman Begins: 2 Disc Deluxe Edition. Explore the special features through an exclusive interactive comic book called Inner Demons. Behind-the-scenes featuretts include: The Journey Begins (creative concepts, story development and casting), Shaping Mind and Body (Christian Bale’s transformation into Batman), The Tumbler (reinvention of the Batmobile), Gotham City Rises (production design of Gotham City, the Batcave, Wayne Manor, and more), Saving Gotham City (the development of miniatures, CGI, and effects for the monorail chase scene), Genesis of the Bat (a look at the Dark Knight’s incarnation and influences on the film), Path to Discovery (filming in Iceland), and Confidential Files (go beyond the movie and discover facts and story points not in the film). Other bonus materials to watch for: A spoof of the film called MTV’s Tankman Begins, Cape and Cowl (everything you ever wanted to know about the new batsuit), a character/weaponry gallery, a photo gallery, and the theatrical trailer. As well, the package offers an exclusive collectible 72-page comic book containing Detective Comics #27 (the very first Batman story), Batman: The Man Who Falls (a classic story that inspired Batman Begins), and an excerpt from Batman: The Long Halloween (a chilling story that also inspired the film).

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