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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

 -  Action | Adventure  -  20 July 2012 (USA)
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A new menace emerges and the Dark Knight rises again to protect the city from a merciless terrorist with the help of anti-heroine Selina Kyle.

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Storyline

Despite his tarnished reputation after the events of The Dark Knight, in which he took the rap for Dent's crimes, Batman feels compelled to intervene to assist the city and its police force which is struggling to cope with Bane's plans to destroy the city. Written by WellardRockard

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thief | police | murder | mercenary | manor | See more »

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The Legend Ends See more »

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Action | Adventure

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

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Also Known As:

Arkham  »

Box Office

Budget:

$250,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$160,887,295 (USA) (20 July 2012)

Gross:

$448,130,642 (USA) (7 December 2012)
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Trivia

According to Christopher Nolan, Bane was chosen as the film's main antagonist "to test Batman mentally as well as physically." See more »

Goofs

The final scene of the movie shows Alfred sitting in a café in Florence reading the Italian newspaper "La Repubblica". The newspaper is printed in black and white. That's the way La Repubblica is printed in foreign countries. In Italy and therefore also in Florence it can only be bought printed in color. This would be very obvious in this take because on the left and on the right of the big "La Repubblica" top line is always placed colored advertisement. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Jim Gordon: I knew Harvey Dent. I was his friend. And it will be a very long time before someone... inspires us the way he did. I believed in Harvey Dent.
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Crazy Credits

The Batman symbol is made of ice, and cracks as it zooms into the screen. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Midnight Movie Review: The Dark Knight Rises (2012) See more »

Soundtracks

The Star-Spangled Banner
Written by Francis Scott Key and John Stafford Smith
Performed by Charles Jackson Coyne (as CJ Coyne)
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User Reviews

Best Movie Ever!
16 July 2012 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

This movie will blow you away. Nolan has done it again; this time, better. A brilliant array of cinematic magic to bring an outstanding superhero to the big screen. I was fortunate to be able to attend an advanced screening of this spectacular movie in IMAX. A must watch and a truly astonishing thrill in IMAX.The Dark Knight Rises is phenomenal and makes other superhero movies look like rubbish. Comparing this movie to previous parts in the franchise - this particular film is of a much greater level. The acting displays are superb and Bane's role is particularly astonishing. Nolan has taken brilliance to a whole new level. A must watch for anyone. 10/10.


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