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Old 08-08-2012, 09:56 AM - Thread Starter
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$2 Million ‘Dark Knight’ Home Theater is Ultimate Bat Cave
By Steve Crowe
A $2 million home theater based on Christopher Nolan's "The Dark Knight" features a 180-inch screen, six batsuits, a replica Tumbler and more to create the ultimate bat cave.

We've seen some impressive themed home theaters over the years, but nothing holds a candle to this.

A $2 million "The Dark Knight" themed home theater is being built inside a 12,000-square-foot home in Greenwich, Conn. Elite Home Theater Seating, a design consultant on the theater, says the "goal was to fuse together the cozy elements of Wayne Manor, with the Art Deco styling of Gotham City."

Information on the A/V equipment is limited, but "The Dark Knight" home theater features a 180-inch screen with Batsuits on each side. There are a total of six Batsuits throughout the room. There's also a command and control center and even an authentic Tumbler replica in a secret room hidden behind a bookshelf. Inside the secret room is an exit that was designed as a secret tunnel approximately 30 feet long.

"The Dark Knight" home theater is about the size of a "small auditorium" and features 15 home theater seats designed to replicate the seats inside the Batmobile.

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Old 08-10-2012, 08:21 PM
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neat, but it wouldn't quite have the same appeal when you're watching hot tub time machine...or anything other than batman for that matter.
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Old 08-11-2012, 05:15 PM
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Yeah, very cool, but I just wouldn't want a theater stylized that much after any movie! 2 million?!!!! God, what I could do with that, and make something ten times cooler looking and not locked into one, single look.

Of course, I got it modified with the TK-427, which cheeks it up another, maybe, 3 or 4 quads per channel.
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Cool concept thats for sure. Dont know about the $2 million part...Hope he isn't planning on the for an investment wink.gif
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Nice when you have the cash. Guess he really really loves the Batman Trilogy!
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The recession is declared officially over!
Nice to see $$ being spent and giving people work to do.
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