Sunday, September 25, 2011

"The Dark Knight Rises" In Los Angeles

Sneak Peek new behind-the-scene shots from "The Dark Knight Rises", featuring actors Christian Bale as 'Batman' and Anne Hathway as 'Catwoman", currently shooting on the streets of Los Angeles.

The new images give another view of the comic book character costumes, following a spirited location shoot in Pittsburgh, with actor Tom Hardy as the villain 'Bane'.

The upcoming feature is co-produced by Warner Bros and Legendary Pictures.

Leading an international cast, Oscar winner Bale ("The Fighter") reprises his dual role as 'Bruce Wayne/Batman', with Hathaway, as 'Selina Kyle' aka 'Catwoman'.

Also starring are Oscar winner Marion Cotillard ("La Vie en Rose") as 'Miranda Tate' and Joseph Gordon-Levitt as 'John Blake'.

Returning to the main cast, are Oscar winner Michael Caine ("The Cider House Rules") as 'Alfred', Gary Oldman ("Bram Stoker's Dracula") as 'Commissioner Gordon' and Oscar winner Morgan Freeman ("Million Dollar Baby") as 'Lucius Fox'.

For the film, director Nolan is utilizing IMAX cameras more extensively than he did on "The Dark Knight".

Screenplay for "The Dark Knight Rises" is written by Christopher Nolan and Jonathan Nolan, from a story by Christopher Nolan & David S. Goyer. Producers are Emma Thomas, Christopher Nolan and Charles Roven, who previously teamed on "Batman Begins" and "The Dark Knight." Jordan Goldberg co-produces. Executive producers are Benjamin Melniker, Michael E. Uslan, Kevin De La Noy and Thomas Tull.

"The Dark Knight" is based on DC Comics' characters created by Bob Kane.

As well as the US, locations for the film have included India, England and Scotland.

"The Dark Knight Rises" is slated for release, July 20, 2012.

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "The Dark Knight Rises"...