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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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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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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

Bruce Wayne's doctor visit, in which the doctor lists off all the degenerative injuries to his body (lack of cartilage, scar tissue, et cetera) and the use of a mechanical knee brace, both are reminiscent of Mark Waid's Justice League novel Kingdom Come (set in a hypothetical future), where an older Bruce Wayne requires the use of an exoskeleton to move, due to years of physical wear and tear on his body. See more »

Goofs

During the stadium scene in Gotham City, at one point a logo reading "UPMC" (University of Pittsburgh Medical Center) is clearly visible next to Bane's head. 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

Version of Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman (2003) See more »

Soundtracks

Rosen aus dem Süden, Op. 388
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Written by Johann Strauss
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Christopher Nolan does it Again, Epic Conclusion indeed!
1 August 2012 | by (Australia) – See all my reviews

Right from the start of the movie you will be on the edge of your seat. Personally I think this is the best conclusion I have ever seen. Performance of each actor in the movie is outstanding.Before I saw the movie I thought that Anne Hathaway wouldn't be as good cat-woman as Michelle Pfeiffer was, but not only was she better, she blew Michelle away. All the special effects are amazing and unbelievable. I have to say I love some of the batman's new toys. I have seen it in V Max theater last night but I am going to see it again in I MAX because Its worth the experience. It runs for 2 hours and 45 minutes but it felt like 30 minutes and I wanted more. 10 stars is not enough for such a great movie. I recommend to all movie lovers out there to go and see it in cinemas.


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