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About the Author: Julian Darius

After graduating magna cum laude from Lawrence University (Appleton, Wisconsin), Julian Darius obtained his M.A. in English, authoring a thesis on John Milton and utopianism. In 2002, he moved to Waikiki, teaching college while obtaining an M.A. in French (high honors) and a Ph.D. in English. In 2011, he founded Martian Lit, an offbeat literary house and comics publisher

In 1996, while still an undergraduate, Darius founded what would become Sequart Research & Literacy Organization, an organization devoted to promoting comic books as a legitimate art form. He writes for Sequart’s website, has authored books on comics, and has produced documentary films for the organization.

He currently lives in Illinois.

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Batman Begins from Comics to Screen by

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Paperback, Published in Nov 2011 by Sequart Research & Literacy Organization

ISBN10: 1466214325 | ISBN13: 9781466214323

Page count: 264

The definitive, unauthorized study of Christopher Nolan's 2005 film, paying particular attention to how it draws upon comic-book source material. Darius examines the evolution of Batman's origins, as well as previous attempts to film that story. His scene-by-scene analysis, addressing changes from the script, themes, and comics correlations, expands the reader's understanding through crisp, insightful language. Also explores the film's realism in contrast to past Batman films, the film's reception, and its box office.

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