Joker's Dwarves Scare Michael Caine in The Dark Knight

They scares us, too.

by | October 5, 2007 | Comments

Michael Caine has been touting the performance of Heath Ledger in The Dark Knight, guaranteeing he will terrify audiences with his all new Joker. The acting knight described a major Joker scene as just such an example.

“He’ll frighten the life out of you,” Caine began. “He did me the first time I saw him because we did a rehearsal on the first day and we hadn’t met or anything. He had to come up in an elevator to Batman’s home. I’m thinking I’m letting friends in, instead of which he’s killed them all and he’s coming up in the lift.”

The Joker (Ledger) menaces Rachel Dawes (Maggie Gyllenhaal).

This Joker is not alone though. His villainous cohorts sound even weirder. “In the first rehearsal, I’ve never seen him, and he has like seven dwarves with him like Snow White only it’s not like that. When the bloody door opens on the lift, he came tearing out. I forgot every line I had. Terrifying.”

The Dark Knight is slated for release July 18, 2008. But you can start getting excited right now.

Tag Cloud

2019 Ghostbusters worst miniseries Lionsgate Nat Geo Broadway FXX Spectrum Originals rotten TCA Awards political drama mission: impossible cats Disney streaming service concert 78th Annual Golden Globe Awards toy story IFC Films robots Paramount Network Watching Series blockbusters Black Mirror Awards Rocky teaser Pixar Star Trek Trailer Trophy Talk Hulu Best and Worst Cosplay prank superman Apple TV+ game of thrones Calendar jurassic park Discovery Channel crossover biography spider-man Mystery pirates of the caribbean OWN politics DC streaming service Cannes Martial Arts crime drama doctor who Quiz Fox Searchlight basketball children's TV toronto rotten movies we love romantic comedy die hard The Academy YouTube Red golden globe awards renewed TV shows documentaries mutant Travel Channel Drama CNN 2015 asian-american fast and furious Horror GoT MTV DGA CBS stand-up comedy indiana jones witnail kong Biopics San Diego Comic-Con scene in color women cooking Amazon Prime blockbuster dceu X-Men halloween BET Awards Masterpiece Pet Sematary IFC international Reality Competition cars Turner new york comic suspense Comic Book ABC Family FX on Hulu emmy awards APB sequels vampires screenings The Arrangement dragons know your critic See It Skip It sports italian composers joker monster movies golden globes aapi cartoon WarnerMedia 71st Emmy Awards historical drama breaking bad Arrowverse Election wonder woman VICE docudrama MSNBC Year in Review Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt dc indie Pride Month 93rd Oscars NBC Summer movie sitcom Video Games Academy Awards The Walking Dead PBS Holiday Country Shudder NBA classics fresh heist movie SundanceTV Binge Guide richard e. Grant Brie Larson blaxploitation Chernobyl Fall TV screen actors guild Shondaland documentary HBO BET Endgame rt archives films boxing south america spanish language E! video high school First Reviews Pacific Islander Action legend CBS All Access war HBO Go 45 target Dark Horse Comics Mary Poppins Returns hist festival franchise docuseries popular universal monsters Syfy Grammys streaming WGN Apple TV Plus movies CMT Disney independent Mary poppins true crime Comic-Con@Home 2021 streaming movies book adaptation Musicals superhero 99% BAFTA dramedy Awards Tour Comedy Central razzies crime thriller New York Comic Con police drama versus A&E halloween tv boxoffice HBO Max Valentine's Day discovery Thanksgiving Netflix ratings Set visit Oscars adenture Showtime Rocketman latino Universal Red Carpet Adult Swim VH1 foreign kids Emmys a nightmare on elm street Disney Plus justice league all-time new star wars movies Turner Classic Movies unscripted Nickelodeon spanish twilight Image Comics DC Comics TruTV Mudbound natural history Sci-Fi theme song Hallmark Epix nfl Interview mockumentary revenge deadpool Television Critics Association scorecard National Geographic animated transformers Sundance TV chucky Musical DC Universe talk show Disney+ Disney Plus finale japan 21st Century Fox LGBTQ worst movies Heroines social media jamie lee curtis TIFF Creative Arts Emmys lord of the rings award winner comedies facebook 2018 Comedy cancelled TV series FOX Extras AMC Paramount Plus Sundance ABC Hear Us Out Spring TV Pop TV what to watch Animation Crunchyroll adventure Western Columbia Pictures 1990s E3 Television Academy Lifetime Film Avengers TBS godzilla Acorn TV hispanic ViacomCBS obituary Starz Lucasfilm Countdown Trivia BBC America new zealand live action marvel cinematic universe hollywood Marvel Television book USA Network Baby Yoda news name the review green book Polls and Games canceled TV shows adaptation king kong cinemax Ellie Kemper sequel Music Food Network spy thriller serial killer Fantasy TV renewals The Witch batman BBC One laika tv talk Stephen King criterion RT21 ID based on movie DirecTV TNT A24 Teen Winter TV Infographic ghosts Premiere Dates Mary Tyler Moore Sundance Now First Look nbcuniversal dogs Pop venice comiccon archives Tomatazos FX Paramount Amazon kaiju President Freeform cancelled television PaleyFest Star Wars Peacock CW Seed 2017 ESPN disaster japanese aliens singing competition travel Reality Schedule SXSW 4/20 RT History American Society of Cinematographers El Rey Emmy Nominations cults 72 Emmy Awards Family MCU football Tokyo Olympics Warner Bros. Song of Ice and Fire binge LGBT Box Office 20th Century Fox Marvel technology SDCC Britbox Exclusive Video free movies crime thriller slashers comic books ABC Signature Pirates sag awards Black History Month Toys 24 frames nature werewolf Christmas BBC saw series Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Sneak Peek telelvision Mindy Kaling ITV best Tumblr 2016 Holidays zombies spinoff Kids & Family comics Amazon Prime Video GLAAD Marvel Studios Comics on TV satire cops christmas movies The CW elevated horror VOD TCA 2017 Photos romance Anna Paquin Logo stoner Captain marvel The Purge canceled child's play 007 australia trailers casting Podcast rom-coms black remakes Tarantino Wes Anderson USA Funimation scary movies Amazon Studios Sony Pictures game show critics NYCC YouTube Premium Opinion Super Bowl zero dark thirty Superheroes TV Land Certified Fresh History TLC Esquire Character Guide OneApp TCA Winter 2020 Writers Guild of America parents Cartoon Network medical drama Marathons dark Vudu 90s Lifetime Christmas movies anime cancelled TV shows Crackle psychological thriller hidden camera Winners olympics Legendary Nominations space Bravo television Superheroe TV One Alien Walt Disney Pictures Apple Spike Rock reboot GIFs zombie Film Festival Ovation Rom-Com YA Elton John Classic Film supernatural TCA harry potter french 2020 period drama TV strong female leads psycho video on demand Netflix Christmas movies science fiction spain Fox News Disney Channel TCM Women's History Month TV movies Hallmark Christmas movies diversity 2021 king arthur The Walt Disney Company cancelled Tubi reviews james bond stop motion anthology festivals PlayStation directors quibi YouTube