Back in 2008 I believed in Harvey Dent. The well-meaning lawyer was the hero that Gotham needed, a decent man in an indecent world.
And then half of his got face burnt off and he lost his one true love. He didn't take it well.
Special effects company Creatures Inc Ltd has released some spectacular behind-the-scenes images of the process of turning into the coin-flipping murderer. There are also a couple of cool shots of Heath Ledger fitted out in his Joker scars.
It's incredible how horribly real that makeup looks. You can almost smell the burning flesh peeling off his head. Great work all round.