Bats Packs Heat and Bane Flexes in More New/Old Dark Knight Rises Images

Christian Bale in The Dark Knight Rises (2012) Movie Image

Previously released in magazines and the like, here are the official versions of those “The Dark Knight Rises” images featuring Christian Bale as Batman and Tom hardy as Bane, looking all ready to pounce each other into the ground. Not sure what it is exactly Bats is packing there, but ol Bane sure looks all paramilitary badass and such. Bats better hope that gun of his can punch through Bane’s badassness.

“The Dark Knight Rises” finds Batman, now a hunted man, contending with new villains Catwoman (Anne Hathaway) and Bane in Christopher Nolan’s final film in his “Batman Begins” trilogy.

Starring Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Gary Oldman, Morgan Freeman, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Marion Cotillard, Juno Temple, Josh Pence, Nestor Carbonell, and rising July 20, 2012.

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Christian Bale in The Dark Knight Rises (2012) Movie Image

Tom Hardy in The Dark Knight Rises (2012) Movie Image

Tom Hardy in The Dark Knight Rises (2012) Movie Image