Originally Posted by theShape
I guess people must have had trouble associating "The Dark Knight" with the Batman character, since his nickname had never been prominently used on film before (not even in Batman Begins), and was mostly prominent in the comics and animation. Thank God that film wasn't a flop, then.
Non comic book readers still know The Dark Knight refers to Batman…even before the Nolan movies.
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Clerk: "Sorry I am a Batman guy. Superman is cool but his weakness is a rock. That's weak."
Me: "Well, thrown hard enough a rock is Batman's weakness too."