Although a "passing motorist" is described as having found the infant Kal-El in the character's first appearance in 1938's Action Comics #1, 1939's Superman #1 introduces Superman's adoptive parents to the mythos, with "Mary Kent" being the only parent given a name.
(Andrew Harris/WYDaily) Archaeologists at Historic Jamestowne are digging into one of the greatest mysteries of the first English settlement in America: a knight’s tombstone that has been laying on the floor of a church for nearly four centuries.
The tombstone posed several mysteries for the Preservation Virginia team. What steps should be taken to preserve the damaged stone?
Nolan used IMAX 70 mm film cameras to film some sequences, including the Joker's first appearance in the film.
The film is dedicated to the memory of Ledger, who died on January 22, 2008, some months after the completed filming and six months before the film's release, from a toxic combination of prescription drugs, leading to intense attention from the press and movie-going public. initially created a viral marketing campaign for The Dark Knight, developing promotional websites and trailers highlighting screenshots of Ledger as the Joker.
The "Dark Knight" nickname was first applied to Batman in Batman #1 (1940), in a story written by Bill Finger.