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10 Things Christopher Nolan Got Wrong About Batman

10. The Lack Of Detective Work

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Christopher Nolan depicted Batman as a dark vigilante, a watchful protector lurking in the shadows and a symbol that the everyday people of Gotham City could get behind, but there's an important part of the character's legacy he overlooked.

Traditionally, Bats is hailed as the world's greatest detective and is often seen using his sharp investigative skills to solve crimes with Sherlock Holmes-esque brilliance, or unravelling the Riddler's most taxing conundrums when others have failed.

This aspect of Batman was barely explored in the Dark Knight trilogy. Granted, the Caped Crusader carries out ballistics tests in the second instalment, but other than that, he relies on brute strength and gadgets to defeat Gotham's criminal element.

To make matters worse, Nolan's Batman hardly passes for a detective at all. Both Ra’s and Talia al Ghul were able to dupe him until they saw fit to reveal their true identities, and Bane proved a more capable investigator by working out the hero's secret identity.

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