Batman: Gotham City is an upcoming 2011 Superhero Action Film written and directed by Christopher Nolan, the fourth instalment of his Dark Knight films beginning with Batman Begins in 2006.
The film is slated for a theatrical release of November 28, 2011 in theaters everywhere.
The film features Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman, Michael Caine and Gary Oldman reprising their roles from the previous Dark Knight films as well as featuring a new cast: Kristen Bell, Marion Cottilard and Jack Black.
A New Millenium Begins in Gotham City as Batmanis now reverred as a vigilante after framing himself to try to end the Joker's endless reign of terror.
The Joker after being sent to Arkham Aslyum on Arkham Island in Gotham dies in a suicidal escape mission but not before winning the heart of the psychologist whom had been overseeing him.
The Psychologist Dr. Harleen Quinzel cuts her mouth open in the same manner as the joker had done and adopts the name Harley Quinn which is the Mythological name for Ghost Jester and she had a great taking for art and mythology.
As Harley Quinn rises in Gotham so does a tyrannical partly deformed lawyor whom replaces Harvey Dent.
The Lawyor with by the name of Oswald Chesterfield has the secret plan whilest rising in the law enforcement's good books to gain access to the confidential files which will tell him who were his biological parents whom discarded him for his deformities.
Also a man working for Lucius Fox at Wayne Enterprises begins stealing equipment from the company and discovers Lucius Fox's secret underground base of which had been destroyed in the Dark Knight.
Lucius Fox fires the man named Edward Nigma at great peril.
Edward goes onto to become the villain known as the Riddler whom constantly taunts Bruce Wayne and Lucius threatening their lives in trendy fashion.
Also on the scene is a woman whom had worked as a secretary for Bruce at Wayne Enterprises and secretly harboured a crush on him.
She had dumped her obsessive clingey Wayne Enterprises Employee boyfriend to be with Bruce but he rejected her and the clingey ex took her life.
Her life was however restored by swarms of cats she had saved and kept at her apartment.
She becomes reborn as the acrobatic whip cracking femme fatale Catwomen who begins a personal vendetta on all unfaithful men members of the Council of supporters for Wayne Enterprises.
She even sets her eyes on killing the ex whom took her life last.
With all the villainery afoot and the Dark Knight's heroism blackened he finds things even harder and must make an ultimate decision leading onto an ultimate sacrifice.
The film ends with Batman flipping Two-Face Harvey Dent's coin and upon impaling the Penguin finds out that the Penguin had a secret monstrous beast man hidden in the sewers beneath Gotham.
The Monster is revealed to be Killer Croc.
It is also revealed in the end that the Penguin's mother was in fact was Bruce Wayne's mother making them in fact half-brothers.
- Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne/ Batman
- Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox
- Nia Long as Victoria Vale
- Michael Caine as Alfred Pennyworth
- Gary Oldman as Commissioner James Gordon
- Kristen Bell as Dr. Harleen Quinzel/ Harley Quinn
- Marion Cottilard as Selina Kyle/ Catwoman
- Jack Black as Oswald Chesterfield Cobblepot/ Penguin
- David Tennant as Edward Nigma/ The Riddler
- Justin Theroux as the Joker (flasbacks of Harley Quinn's sessions with the Joker at Arkham)