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Online scalpers are hoping fans can't wait even a few hours longer to see Christopher Nolan's final Batman movie, in The Weekly Rising.

By Kevin P. Sullivan

Christian Bale as Batman


How important is "The Dark Knight Rises" to you? Would you pay $150 to be the first to see Christopher Nolan's conclusion to his Batman trilogy at a midnight showing? Well, scalpers on eBay and Craigslist are hoping you will.Advanced tickets for "The Dark Knight Rises" went on sale a week ago, and midnight shows quickly filled up, taking away opportunities from fans hoping to be the first to learn the fate of Gotham City and its Dark Knight. Since then, some of those tickets have gone back up for sale, with price tags inflated 80 percent in some cases, ScreenCrush reports.A quick search on eBay revealed that not only are those reports true, but in some cases, »

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