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The Dark Knight Rises (2012): Cannes Film Festival Official Official Synopsis and Promo Art


What looks to be an official synopsis and promo art for Christopher's Nolan's The Dark Knight Rises has made its way on to the web.

This appears to come out of the upcoming Cannes Film Festival, scheduled for May 16th to May 27th, 2012. The Cannes International Film Festival is one of the most pretigious film festivals in the world with many movie stars and producers attending; in addition it is a popular avenue to showcase new films.

The synopsis reads:

Every hero has a journey. Every journey has an end. Christopher Nolan returns to complete the epic Gotham trilogy that launched with Batman Begins and reached the stratosphere with the billion-dollar blockbuster The Dark Knight. Inception’s Marion Cotillard and Joseph Gordon-Levett join the cast regulars along with Anne Hathaway as Selina Kyle and Tom Hardy as the powerful villain Bane, while Oscar winner Christian Bale prowls the night as the Caped Crusader, fighting crime and corruption with the help of Michael Cane, Morgan Freeman and Gary Oldman.

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The Dark Knight Rises hits theaters July 20th, 2012 and is directed by Christopher Nolan starring Christan Bale as Batman, Tom Hardy as Bane, Anne Hathaway as Selina Kyle/Catwoman, Gary Oldman as Commissioner Gordon, Morgan Freeman as Lucius Fox, Michael Cain as Alfred, Juno Temple and Josh Pence as a young Ra's al Ghul.

Head on over to the Cosmic Book News The Dark Knight Rises Movie Hub for even more news, trailers and images.