Originally Posted by DACrowe
I always knew this day would come.
And the answer is most clearly TDK. It is not only the best of the two, but by far the best the genre has had to offer. It will be remembered as a true classic long after the archetypes and special effects of the other and the many, many others out there fade. Count on it.
Absolutely. The Dark Knight will be to the early 21st Century superhero film what Frankenstein/Bride of Frankenstein were to the monster film genre of the 30s and 40s. It will still be well known and popular a century from now.