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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

PG-13 | | Action, Thriller | 20 July 2012 (USA)
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Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight, with the help of the enigmatic Catwoman, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.

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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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A Fire Will Rise See more »

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Action | Thriller

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:

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Box Office

Budget:

$250,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£14,362,443 (UK) (22 July 2012)

Gross:

$448,139,099 (USA)
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Trivia

At point of 2012, this movie is the seventh Batman's movie where the budget is more expensive than the previous film. The complete list is this (estimated in dollars):

-Batman: The Movie (1966): $1,377,800.

-Batman (1989): $35,000,000.

-Batman Returns (1992): $80,000,000.

-Batman Forever (1995): $100,000,000.

-Batman & Robin (1997): $125,000,000.

-Batman Begins (2005): $150,000,000.

-The Dark Knight (2008): $185,000,000.

-The Dark Knight Rises (2012): $250,000,000. See more »

Goofs

Following the scene where Bane's sniper goes into the sewer and Commissioner Gordon gives chase, there is an explosion. The blast comes up through the manhole and the cop (on the left) clearly has flame retardant jelly covering his face. 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 title does not appear onscreen until after the last scene and before the end credits. See more »

Connections

Version of Batman: Partners in Peril (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

Gotham's Reckoning
Written by Hans Zimmer
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User Reviews

 
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11 August 2012 | by (Mexico) – See all my reviews

you disappointed me Nolan, what the f? -cheesy way of ending conflicts -uninteresting characters. -deus ex machine in its cheap form. -sleepy time in action sequences (not in the "more hardcore action, images that balance content" persuasion). -destroyed the image of a passionately followed character (not talking about batman). -are you going to slack in next project? -more preproduction man, think stuff trough. -where you in contract debt to finish the movie or something? -you know you are better than writing stuff for the ridiculous "10 line in comment" rule last night i proved my girlfriend its a hassle to take care of one another while drunk


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