Dark Knight to Bring in $30M for Chicago

Reel Chicago reports:

Revenue estimate is $50 million for the first half of the year. It includes the $30 million expected from the latest Batman movie, “The Dark Knight,” which has a projected $150 million budget.

The Warner Bros. sequel to the 2005 “Batman Begins” shoots in Chicago for three months beginning in June.

The Batman Begins sequels hits theaters on July 18, 2008.

Source: Reel Chicago