Deconstructing an action scene – The Dark Knight

by Cap'n Carrot on September 14, 2011 · 2 comments

in Audio Visual,Film

In this video film critic Jim Emerson takes a shot-by-shot look at The Dark Knight‘s chase sequence. Some of his early points are a little nitpicky for my tastes, but I’ve got to admit he makes an intriguing argument about what he describes as puzzling editing that creates a confusing final product.

In the Cut, Part I: Shots in the Dark (Knight) via /Film

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  • CoosCoos

    He makes good points. Most movie-goers will not even notice, but my OCD does. I never liked that part of the movie, it always felt awkward, and now I know why!

    • alphamonkey

      We should start a support group for nerds who don’t think Dark Knight is you know, perfect.

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