PG-13 | | Action, Thriller
Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, Batman, 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.
There was much speculation in the press, when Anne Hathaway was announced as Selina Kyle, if the actress would actually portray Kyle's costumed alter-ego, Catwoman. In an interview with Oprah Winfrey, following her stint as host of the Academy Awards, Hathaway let slip, that her character indeed would don the Catwoman costume.
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.
(at around 1h 29 mins) During the stadium scene, crowd appears full when filmed from the field or the stands, but entire empty sections are seen in the aerial shots.
The Batman symbol is made of ice, and cracks as it zooms into the screen.
On IMAX 70mm prints of Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol (2011), this film's prologue was shown as a special preview. It contained, with only one exception, entirely different takes of Bane's dialogue.
£14,362,443 (UK) (22 July 2012)
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