In our fourth Superhero Summer article Burner, Alan and Chas discuss the upcoming sure-fire blockbuster and final chapter of Christopher Nolan’s Batman Trilogy, The Dark Knight Rises.
What concerns you about The Dark Knight Rises?
Burner: My main concern is the curse of the third movie. Superhero movies are especially cursed in this regard, check out this list of thirds:
Superman III, this was the one where Richard Pryor was the main character, a “hacker” who switches from a bad guy to a good guy midway through the movie for no discernible reason and Superman spent most of the movie being a dick (including, I kid you not, an...