After the unveiling of their newest issue featuring Christian Bale as Batman in the cover, Entertainment Weekly has released brand new photos and details online on Warner Bros. and Christopher Nolan's final Batman film, The Dark Knight Rises! Via Batman-News.com and EW itself, new pics have appeared giving fans a sneak peek of what's to come later this year. Above is a very nice shot of Bale as Bruce Wayne, standing beside his Batsuit as he contemplates his next move against his new adversary - Bane (played by Tom Hardy).
Below are some more selected shots, featuring Batman, Commissioner Gordon, and Bane himself.
Also, new plot details have emerged, as featured in Batman-News and EW. Here they are as follows (SPOILERS):
- Taking place 8 years after The Dark Knight, Bruce Wayne is still recovering from his injuries, both physical and mental, sustained from his battles with The Joker and the tragic fall of his friend, Harvey Dent.
- The Batcave returns, as does the newly restored Wayne Manor. The Batsuit has been secured in a new plastic cabinetry that rises from the water next to the lake and waterfall in the cave.
- Bruce Wayne must also repair his relationships with his trusted friends, Alfred and Lucius Fox.
For more info and details, visit the source posts at Batman-News and EW!
The Dark Knight Rises flies into theaters on July 20!