It's no surprise to see the theme of political revolution in the new Batman movie, The Dark Knight Rises (2012). Revolution is a no-brainer plot template that is successfully integrated in about half of all big Hollywood Hits: a corrupt totalitarian government (or the threat of one) taken down by a time of rebel freedom-fighters. What I found a little surprising, however, was that the revolution featured in The Dark Knight Rises is the same one that ...
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