1. Entertainment
Send to a Friend via Email

"The Dark Knight Rises" (2012)

Details "The Dark Knight Rises" including review, news, photos, interviews, trailer, and cast list for this third "Batman" film starring Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, and Michael Caine.

Movie 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.
  1. "Batman Begins"
  2. "The Dark Knight"
  3. Anne Hathaway
  4. Christian Bale
  5. Tom Hardy

Movie Review
Does this final film of Christopher Nolan's "Batman" trilogy live up to "Batman Begins" and "The Dark Knight?" Read our review to discover the answer.

Photo Gallery
Photos from the action film (and the set of) "The Dark Knight Rises" starring Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman, Michael Caine, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and Morgan Freeman.

Film Trailers
The first trailer for "The Dark Knight Rises" was unveiled in July 2011 followed in December 2011 by the full length theatrical trailer.

Filming Begins on "The Dark Knight Rises"
(May 2011) Woohoo! "The Dark Knight Rises" is officially underway as of May 2011 with Christopher Nolan at the helm and Christian Bale back in the Batsuit.

Teaser Poster
Teaser poster for "The Dark Knight Rises" featuring the bat symbol.

Blu-ray + DVD + Ultraviolet Review
Details on the extra material included in Warner Bros' release of the final "Batman" movie on Blu-ray and DVD.

First Photo of Bane
WB reveals the first photo of Tom Hardy in character as Bane in "The Dark Knight Rises."

Kicking Off the "Dark Knight Rises"
(Dec 2011) Details on the release of the "Dark Knight Rises" prologue in theaters. Read on...

"Batman 3" Has an Official Name
(Oct 2010) We've sort of gotten used to calling it "Batman 3" however the new title is much, much better.

Anne Hathaway Plays Catwoman
(Jan 2011) When someone says Anne Hathaway is catty, they're not being mean. Hathaway will be tapping into her feline side with a starring role in "The Dark Knight Rises." Read the casting announcement...

Cotillard and Gordon-Levitt Are Confirmed
(Apr 2011) Christopher Nolan's reuniting with two more members of his "Inception" cast for his third outing as "Batman" director.

Juno Temple Joins the Cast
(Mar 2011) We don't know who she'll be playing however we do know for sure that Juno Temple will be in "The Dark Knight Rises." Read on...

Marion Cotillard Could Reunite with Christopher Nolan
(Feb 2011) Marion Cotillard ("La Vie en Rose") is reportedly in negotiations to be a part of her "Inception" director's third "Batman" film.

Josh Pence Joins "Dark Knight"
(Apr 2011) If you saw "The Social Network," you saw Josh Pence without ever knowing who you were looking at. And now the talented actor will be playing a pivotal role in "The Dark Knight Rises."

The Return of Nestor Carbonell
(April 2011) Nestor Carbonell played Gotham's Mayor in "The Dark Knight" and he's set to reprise that role in the new "Batman" film.

No Heath Ledger in "Dark Knight Rises"
(Dec 2010) Seriously, did anyone think filmmaker Christopher Nolan would try to use footage of Heath Ledger that didn't make its way into "The Dark Knight" in "The Dark Knight Rises?" Reporter.

Tom Hardy Joins the "Batman" Cast
(Oct 2010) He's earning rave reviews for every one of his film projects and now he'll be handling the bad guy opposite Christian Bale as Batman.

Keira Knightley and Anne Hathaway are Contenders
(Jan 2011) Will Keira Knightley or Anne Hathaway be squeezing into tight black latex to play Catwoman?

"Batman 3" Gets a Summer 2012 Release
(April 2010) The third "Batman" film will be among the Warner Bros titles getting the IMAX treatment.

Official Poster
Poster tagline: "The Legend Ends"

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.