The Dark Knight on Blu-ray Disc brings to life the superhero film in which Batman takes down one of the most enigmatic figures of all comic book series. With Christopher Nolan directing and Christian Bale playing the lead role, this film is the most critically acclaimed superhero movies of all time. Shot before the untimely death of Heath Ledger, this film follows not only Bruce Wayne as Batman, but also the Joker (played by Heath Ledger). The Dark Knight depicts a struggle between good and evil that is both complicated and intoxicating to the viewer. With action sequences that rival any movie ever made, writing that never lets up, and one of the best acting performances of all time in Heath Ledger's Joker, this superhero film is more than your normal action flick. The Blu-ray Disc version of this film shines light on the dynamic directing of Christopher Nolan by allowing for HD quality picture and sound. The Dark Knight is a movie that is crafted for audiences that range from graphic novel enthusiasts to those who have never once opened a hero themed text.