The epic conclusion to filmmaker Christopher Nolan's Dark Knight trilogy, The Dark Knight Rises
is already attracting monumental attention: most advance tickets have been sold out, and even scalpers
are trying to hawk theatre tickets for $114 a pop.
Available only for journalists, new photos have been released by Warner Bros. to offer a deeper look into the battle between Batman and Bane, the bulky villain played by Tom Hardy
. Welsh-born Christian Bale
once again reprises his role as the troubled Batman and Anne Hathaway
debuts as Catwoman.
Check out the photos below and let us know your faves and if you'll be seeing the film when it comes out in theatres: