June 20, 2012


Attention Batfans: The Dark Knight Rises is officially one month away from opening! In case you’ve missed out on the recent marketing blitz that included TV spots, new trailers, images and even a piece of Gotham City legislation, we have a few new promotional posters to share with you.  These new posters feature Batman (Christian Bale), Bane (Tom Hardy), Catwoman (Anne Hathaway) and Batman’s new toy, the Bat.

Christopher Nolan’s The Dark Knight Rises also stars Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Marion Cotillard, Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Gary Oldman.  Look for the epic conclusion of Nolan’s Batman trilogy on July 20th.  Hit the jump to see the new promo posters.

Check out the promo posters below (via SuperHeroHype).  Keep in mind that they’re promotional posters so they’re going to look a bit exaggerated in order to wow the kiddos and get them to beg their parents to buy stuff:






Here’s the synopsis for The Dark Knight Rises, followed by links to our recent coverage:

Warner Bros.the-dark-knight-rises-batman-poster Pictures’and Legendary Pictures’ “The Dark Knight Rises” is the epic conclusion to filmmaker Christopher Nolan’s Batman trilogy, Leading an all-star international cast, Oscar(R) winner Christian Bale (“The Fighter”) again plays the dual role of Bruce Wayne/Batman. The film also stars Anne Hathaway, as Selina Kyle; Tom Hardy, as Bane; Oscar(R) winner Marion Cotillard (“La Vie en Rose”), as Miranda Tate; and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, as John Blake. Returning to the main cast, Oscar(R) winner Michael Caine (“The Cider House Rules”) plays Alfred; Gary Oldman is Commissioner Gordon; and Oscar(R) winner Morgan Freeman (“Million Dollar Baby”) reprises the role of Lucius Fox. The screenplay is written by Christopher Nolan and Jonathan Nolan, story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer. The film is produced by Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan and Charles Roven, who previously teamed on “Batman Begins” and the record-breaking blockbuster “The Dark Knight.” The executive producers are Benjamin Melniker, Michael E. Uslan, Kevin De La Noy and Thomas Tull, with Jordan Goldberg serving as co-producer. The film is based upon characters appearing in comic books published by DC Comics. Batman was created by Bob Kane.

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