Just as Tim Burton's Batman redefined superhero movies in 1989, so too did Christopher Nolan's revival of the Bat franchise with Batman Begins in 2005, with Christian Bale as the gruff Dark Knight and his billionaire alter-ego 'Bruce Wayne'.
Batman Begins film costume and prop exhibit75th Anniversary Batman exhibit at Warner Bros. Studios VIP Tour Museum on July 29, 2014 and in addition to the Bat-suit from the film, the exhibit also featured a wonderful collection of League of Shadows costumes that I'd never seen on display before.
Batman Begins movie poster
Bat-suit worn by Christian Bale in Batman BeginsBatman Begins Bat-suit worn by Christian Bale be sure to take a look when it was previously on display at the London Film Museum.
Costume worn by Morgan Freeman as
Lucius Fox in Batman Begins
Costume worn by Cillian Murphy as
Scarecrow in Batman Begins
Cillian Murphy starred as Arkham Asylum's 'Dr. Jonathan Crane' and his psychotic alter-ego, 'Scarecrow', wearing this tatty burlap mask and ripped straightjacket ensemble looking like it was straight out of a horror movie.
Meanwhile Katie Holmes starred as 'Rachel Dawes', Bruce Wayne's childhood friend and Gotham City's assistant district attorney.
Costume worn by Ken Watanabe as
Ra's al Ghul in Batman Begins
Ken Watanabe wears this impressive and rather regal Ra's al Ghul costume and sits atop this throne (with Production Design by Nathan Crowley), but he is in fact a decoy and Henri Ducard is the real Ra's and leader of the League.
Costume worn by Liam Neeson as
Henri Ducard in Batman Begins
Bruce Wayne League of Shadows costume
worn by Christian Bale in Batman Begins
Screen-used film props from Batman Begins
If you like these original costumes and props, stay tuned in the days to come for even more authentic pieces from The Dark Knight Trilogy.
Go further behind-the-scenes of the movie with this book: The Art of Batman Begins: Shadows of the Dark Knight