Alon Aboutboul as Dr. Pavel 13. The film earned much more than the original 2005 film, but underperformed compared to its direct predecessor which remains the highest grossing film centered around the Batman character. The Dark Knight Batman on the cover of Entertainment Weekly. Batman Wiki is a FANDOM Comics Community. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. As Bruce's estate is divided up, Alfred witnesses Bruce and Selina together alive in a cafe in Italy, while Blake inherits the Batcave. Next Film Release Dates Maggie Gyllenhaal as Rachel Dawes 7. The Dark Knight Rises is een Amerikaanse film van regisseur Christopher Nolan, gebaseerd op het personage Batman.De film is het laatste deel in de Batman-trilogie die begon met Batman Begins en verderging met The Dark Knight. Directed by The Dark Knight Rises (2012) Anne Hathaway as Selina. Principal photography concluded on November 14, 2011. The The Dark Knight Rises Community Note includes chapter-by-chapter summary and analysis, character list, theme list, historical context, author biography and quizzes written by community members like you.  It has been speculated the Aurora tragedy and the lack of added publicity value from Heath Ledger's death were significant factors. Filming in Pittsburgh also took place at the Mellon Institute and Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University. | While filming at Wollaton Hall, a tractor-trailer crashed into the main entrance, though no one was injured. Bruce Wayne has locked himself inside Wayne Manor for the past eight years since he retired as Batman. In Uzbekistan, the ruthless terrorist Bane infiltrates and sabotages an airborne CIA escort, kidnapping physicist Leonid Pavel and ejecting the plane into the mountains, staging Pavel's death in the process. The Dark Knight (2008) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. While filming scenes in Pittsburgh, Hathaway's stunt double crashed into an IMAX camera while filming a sequence that required her to ride a Batpod down a flight of stairs during a riot. In a new interview, Ford v. Ferrari star Christian Bale reveals that Warner Bros. approached him for a fourth appearance as the Caped Crusader following the release of The Dark Knight Rises. It has been eight years since Batman vanished into the night, turning, in that instant, from hero to fugitive. Bruce Wayne has decided to return as Batman once again to protect innocents from the biggest threads. Ron Dean as Detective Michael Wuertz 10. 165 mins Under powers granted by the Dent Act, Commissioner Jim Gordon has nearly eradicated violent and organized crime. General Information She plans to complete her father's work (by destroying Gotham) and exact personal vengeance against Bruce for his death. Several accidents occurred during the production of the film. In the aftermath of the explosion, Batman is praised as a sacrificial hero and Bruce is believed dead as a casualty of the riot. It was released on July 20, 2012. However, he still feels guilty about the cover-up of Harvey Dent's crimes as Two-Face. Principal photography commenced on May 6, 2011, in Jodhpur, India at the Mehrangarh Fort before moving to Pittsburgh. Aaron Eckhart as Harvey Dent/Two-Face 6. A letter sent out to residents and business owners detailing road closures revealed that the streets of the city would be featured "as the start of [the] film". The Dark Knight Rises was released on December 3rd, 2012 as a Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD and Digital Download. Later Lucius finds out that Bruce had fixed the autopilot on the Bat, hinting that Batman wasn't inside the Bat when it exploded with the bomb. Nolan only agreed to a third film on the basis of finding a worthwhile story, fearing that he would become bored halfway through production if he discovered the film to be unnecessary. Music by RELATED: The Dark Knight Rises: One Scene Almost Earned the Film an NC-17 Rating Nolan recently stated he's glad he created his first Batman movie, 2005's Batman Begins, just before the superhero boom that resulted in the birth of the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the DC Extended Universe. In November 2011, shooting shifted to Newark, New Jersey. Company Credits Michael Caine as Alfred Pennyworth 3. The Dark Knight Rises (2012) cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Since then, Ben Affleck has played Batman and now Robert Pattinson has slipped into the Batsuit for the highly anticipated 2021 film, The Batman. Nolan has elected not to film in 3-D, but has instead stated that he intends to focus on improving image quality and scale using the IMAX format. Gordon successfully cuts off the bomb's ability to be remotely detonated while Selina kills Bane, allowing Batman to chase Talia. The Dark Knight Series is a set of three Christopher Nolan Batman movies. Chin Han as Mr. Lau 12. Two working titles were used for the film: Magnus Rex and Fox Hills Green, the latter particularly for some casting. Warner Bros. president of production Jeff Robinov had hoped a third film would be released in 2011 or 2012. I was born in it, molded by it. A second accident took place in Pittsburgh when the truck carrying the new, unidentified vehicle went off-course and crashed into a lighting array, damaging the model of the aircraft. It was not until February 9, 2010 that it was announced that Nolan had "cracked" the story of a sequel to The Dark Knight and was committed to return to the project. Sideshow and Hot Toys have revealed a new 1:6 scale DX Series Batman figure which is based on the appearance of Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne in The Dark Knight Rises, along with a … Bane stages an attack on the Gotham Stock Exchange and uses a stolen set of Bruce's fingerprints to place a number of risky investments in his name, bankrupting Bruce and forcing him to relinquish control of Wayne Enterprises. Joseph Gordon-Levitt as John Blake 8. Directed by Christopher Nolan. Addressing the citizens, Bane executes Pavel at a football field, reveals the cover-up of Dent's death outside Gotham City Hall, and releases the prisoners locked up under the Dent Act. The first two films in the series - Batman Begins and The Dark Knight - are relatively straightforward superhero tales, with a clear beginning, middle and end that leave little up for debate. Anne Hathaway as Selina Kyle 4. Daniel Sunjata as Captain Jones 15. Batman shoots her truck off the road and Talia dies in the resulting crash, confident that the bomb cannot be stopped. Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox 9. At a function celebrating Dent, he plans to admit to the conspiracy, but decides that the city is not ready to hear the truth. The director also made news when he slammed Warner Bros. decision to launch its entire … Meanwhile, Bruce trains himself for five months, recovering from the injuries Bane inflicted upon him, and successfully escapes Bane's prison to return to Gotham. Before Nolan confirmed his involvement, Gary Oldman had said he was confident Nolan would return. Eight years after the events of The Dark Knight, Gotham City is in a state of peace. In a piece published by Premiere magazine around the time the first film was released, Goyer's initial vision for his Dark Knight trilogy was revealed. Cela est néanmoins nuancé par le fait que le traitement de Goyer fut radicalement modifié par les frères Nolan, il n'était pas garantit que le Joker reviendrait , même si la fam… Later in December, Alan F. Horn confirmed that while discussions with Nolan about a third film were ongoing, no casting had been done, and Horn denied all such rumors. Technical Specs, See agents for this cast & crew on IMDbPro, makeup artist: Mr. Freeman (as Nancy Worthen-Hancock), special makeup effects sculptor (uncredited), production manager: Hong Kong (as Chu Chen On), third assistant director (as Andy Mannion), second second assistant director (as Greg Pawlik), first assistant director (stunt/aerial unit) (uncredited), third assistant director: UK (uncredited), additional second assistant director (uncredited), second assistant director: UK (uncredited), third assistant director: visual effects unit (uncredited), second assistant director: crowd, UK (uncredited), base third assistant director: UK (uncredited), head of department plasterer (as Doug Allam), head of department rigger (as Stephen Sansom), creative director: computer and video (uncredited), set decorating production assistant (uncredited), production assistant: New Deal Studios (uncredited), art department work experience (uncredited), set decoration department coordinator: Chicago (uncredited), art department: work experience (uncredited), graphic design: computer and video (uncredited), art department production assistant (uncredited), decor and lettering artist (uncredited) / signwriter (uncredited), sound effects recording mixer (as John Paul Fasal), additional re-recording mixer (as D.M. Newark City Hall and Military Park were among the locations used for filming. Both Gordon and Blake — who has deduced Batman's identity — implore Bruce to return as Batman, but Alfred resigns in a failed attempt to dissuade him. Matthew Modine as Peter Foley 10. The Batman (different franchise). Based on the DC Comics character Batman, it is the final installment in Nolan's The Dark Knight Trilogy, and the sequel to The Dark Knight (2008). Wally Pfister had expressed interest in shooting the film entirely in IMAX, but because of the considerable noise made by IMAX cameras, 35mm and 70mm cameras had to be used for shooting the film's dialogue scenes, as dialogue had to be dubbed when shot with IMAX cameras. Previous Film The Dark Knight Rises is the third and final installment in The Dark Knight Trilogy after Batman Begins and The Dark Knight. The rich and powerful are dragged from their homes and put before a show trial presided over by Jonathan Crane. I didn't see the light until I was a man and by then it was only blinding. Nolan has had several meetings with IMAX Vice-President David Keighley to work on the logistics of projecting films in digital IMAX venues. After an attempt to sneak Special Forces soldiers into the city fails, the government blockades Gotham and the city further regresses into a state of anarchy. On the last day before the nuclear bomb is to explode, he enlists Selina, Blake, Miranda, Gordon and Lucius Fox to help liberate the city and stop the nuclear bomb before it grows too unstable and explodes. Burn Gorman as Phillip Stryver 12. While following a lead in the abduction of a congressman from the function, Gordon's speech falls into the hands of Bane, who has arrived to Gotham City. The film has an estimated budget of $250 million. Production was delayed while the model was repaired. The Dark Knight Rises Using the Bat developed by Lucius, Batman hauls the bomb beyond the city limits, where it detonates over the ocean. 9-1-1 operators were told to expect an increase in calls related to gun shots and explosions in the film's production. You've merely adapted the dark. The Dark Knight Rises defied the expectations of fans and audiences by having Batman retire at the end of the film instead of killing him off, and there's a very easy explanation as to why. He tries to force her to take the bomb to the fusion chamber where it can be stabilized, but she remotely floods the chamber. Wayne Enterprises is crumbling after he invested in a clean energy project designed to harness fusion power, but shut the project down after learning that the core could be modified to become a nuclear weapon. Even during the days of Batman Begins, writer, David S. Goyer, had a rough overview sketched out for an entire Batman trilogy, and his plans hint towards a longer arc for the Joker. Following a trail left by cat burglar Selina Kyle, Batman confronts Bane in the sewers, who says that he is there to fulfill Ra's al Ghul's destiny. Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne/Batman 2. However, the ending for The Dark Knight Rises was the subject of many theories, with some believing Bruce Wayne's ultimate fate was still in question. The Dark Knight Rises will reunite Nolan with many of his past collaborators, including Cinematographer Wally Pfister, production designer Nathan Crowley, editor Lee Smith, costume designer Lindy Hemming, special effects supervisors Paul Franklin and Chris Corbould, and composer Hans Zimmer. Christopher Nolan Christopher Nolan, in an interview with a podcast host, spoke about how Tom Hardy's performance in The Dark Knight Rises is yet to be fully appreciated for the efforts that the actor has put into his character. Gary Oldman as James Gordon 6. | Christian Bale (Bruce Wayne/Batman), Michael Caine (Alfred Pennyworth), Morgan Freeman (Lucius Fox) en Gary Oldman (James Gordon) spelen weer mee. Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox 8. The Dark Knight Rises is a 2012 superhero film directed by Christopher Nolan, who co-wrote the screenplay with his brother Jonathan Nolan, and the story with David S. Goyer. Goyer would leave the project during pre-production to begin work on Man of Steel; Jonathan continued writing the script based on the story by his brother Chris and Goyer. Gordon is shot in the process and hospitalized, and he promotes patrol officer John Blake to detective, allowing Blake to report directly to him. Nolan wanted the story for the third installment to keep him emotionally invested. Nolan confirmed the Joker would not return in the third film, and dismissed rumors that he considered using unused footage of Heath Ledger from The Dark Knight. Tom Hardy as Bane 3. | July 20 2012 the exclusive game inspired by the dark knight rises After being gone for eight years, Bruce Wayne gets back into action as Batman.