I went to watch this for a second time the other day, and I was trying to work out when I last heard such a haunting and daring soundtrack on a big film?
"There will be blood" I seem to remember being quite minimal and bleak, but "TDK" is off the scale.
The music where you think that a certain bad guy might be about to kill a certain younger member of the cast? Awesome. The eerie sound that forewarns of a Joker appearance? Mesmerising. The 'Batman theme' as his character grows in stature? Epic.
I loved it. I'd compare it to when I first heard Fourtet's 'Pause' and thought "Thats a bit different..."