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[30 Jul 2011 | 10 Comments | ]
“The Dark Knight Rises” Films in Pittsburgh

As they drove through the Fort Pitt Tunnel Wednesday and Thursday nights this week, Lightwave International Inc., a Pittsburgh-based production company that specializes in laser light shows and special effects for films and events, displayed the emblem of the caped crusader on Fifth Avenue Place. It was certain to be eye-catching and a wonderful welcome to those involved in the film.

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[28 Dec 2008 | 4 Comments | ]
Heath Ledger: Long Day’s Journey Into Knight

After being transfixed by Heath Ledger‘s performance in Dark Knight, one cannot help mourning the loss of an artist. I had watched an interview done with him by Charlie Rose after Brokeback Mountain. Ledger seemed almost shy, with his eyes downcast, seldom making eye contact, and his shoulders were slumped in a manner which suggests humility or discomfort. He spoke in soft tones in his native Australian accent articulating how he got into character for that film. That interview was conducted in 2005. What must it have taken for Ledger …

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