The Dark Knight Rises
Ready for the fierce and final battle of the Caped Crusader?
This coming summer, fans across the world will be able to enjoy the third and last installment of director Christopher Nolan’s Batman series, The Dark Knight Rises.
Main actors Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman and Gary Oldman return as Batman / Bruce Wayne, Alfred Pennyworth, Lucius Fox and Police Commissioner James Gordon.
The main premise of Rises will follow after the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent’s crimes in order to protect his reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years after the events of The Dark Knight, Batman must return to face the villain Bane, played by Tom Hardy, who seeks to destroy Gotham and discover the truth regarding Selina Kyle, who will be portrayed by Anne Hathaway.
In addition to new villains, Nolan added new heroes to the cast including Gotham City Cop John Blake, played by Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Marion Cotillard will star as Miranda Tate, a Wayne Enterprises board member who looks to help Bruce Wayne resume his father’s philanthropic endeavors for Gotham.
The story of Nolan’s three Batman movies has what he envisioned as a, “beginning, middle and an end.”
The Dark Knight Rises will be released on July 20, 2012.
More to come soon.