The Dark Knight Rises – Photos, Trailers, Video Clips, and Cast

Tom Hardy and Christopher Nolan in The Dark Knight Rises
TOM HARDY as Bane and CHRISTIAN BALE as Batman in Warner Bros. Pictures' and Legendary Pictures' action thriller "THE DARK KNIGHT RISES," a Warner Bros. Pictures release. TM and © DC Comics/Photo by Ron Phillips
Starring: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, and Anne Hathaway [full cast list under the ‘Cast’ tab] Directed By: Christopher Nolan
Release Date: July 20, 2012
Genres: Action, drama, thriller
MPAA Rating: PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sensuality and language
Running Time: 164 minutes
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Official Synopsis: It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Assuming the blame for the death of D.A. Harvey Dent, the Dark Knight sacrificed everything for what he and Commissioner Gordon both hoped was the greater good. For a time the lie worked, as criminal activity in Gotham City was crushed under the weight of the anti-crime Dent Act.
 
But everything will change with the arrival of a cunning cat burglar with a mysterious agenda. Far more dangerous, however, is the emergence of Bane, a masked terrorist whose ruthless plans for Gotham drive Bruce out of his self-imposed exile. But even if he dons the cape and cowl again, Batman may be no match for Bane.
 
[tabs style=”default” title=”‘The Dark Knight Rises’ Resources”] [tab title=”Cast”] Christian Bale – ‘Bruce Wayne/Batman’
Anne Hathaway – ‘Selina Kyle/Catwoman’
Tom Hardy – ‘Bane’
Michael Caine – ‘Alfred’
Gary Oldman – ‘Commissioner Jim Gordon’
Joseph Gordon-Levitt – ‘John Blake’
Marion Cotillard – ‘Miranda Tate’
Morgan Freeman – ‘Lucius Fox’
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Christian Bale and Anne Hathaway in a scene from The Dark Knight Rises.
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Tom Hardy and Christopher Nolan in The Dark Knight Rises
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Tom Hardy as Bane in The Dark Knight Rises
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The Dark Knight Rises Poster
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Tom Hardy in The Dark Knight Rises
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The Dark Knight Rises Poster
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Tom Hardy as Bane in 'The Dark Knight Rises'
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