Entertainment Weekly releases 6 New Images from The Dark Knight Rises

The special Summer Movie Preview issue of Entertainment Weekly has hit newsstands and amazing new photos from The Dark Knight Rises have surfaced. We get awesome new looks at Batman, Catwoman, Bane, and even Lucius Fox, Bruce Wayne, Selina Kyle and John Blake. Read more and see the pictures after the jump.

The special April issue features Christian Bale as Batman with Anne Hathaway as Catwoman. The Summer Movie Preview issue is on sale now and is featuring some new interviews with director Christopher Nolan, Anne Hathaway, and Tom Hardy. Hardy has also talked about all the criticism surrounding Bane’s voice in The Dark Knight Rises. Here are some excerpts from the Entertainment Weekly preview:

Christopher Nolan on Bane and Selina Kyle/Catwoman

[Bane] represents formidable physical strength, combined with absolute evil of intention. [Selina Kyle] has a very strong way of protecting herself and those she cares about, which implies an underlying darkness.

Tom Hardy on Bane and his voice

It’s a risk, because we could be laughed at — or it could be very fresh and exciting,” says Hardy, adding that the voice he developed was influenced by many factors, including a desire to honor the comic book character’s brains and Caribbean heritage. “The audience mustn’t be too concerned about the mumbly voice,” says Hardy. “As the film progresses, I think you’ll be able to tune to its setting.

Anne Hathaway on training for Catwoman

I had to physically transform,” says Hathaway, calling from London, where she’s currently shooting Les Misérables with Hugh Jackman and Russell Crowe. “Chris sat me down at the beginning and said, ‘Joseph Gordon-Levitt did all of his own fighting in Inception. That one zero-gravity fight? He trained for two months.’ I basically left his office and went to the gym and just came out about five minutes ago

Here a the photos that were featured in the issue,


The Dark Knight Rises will blast into theatres with its incredible cast on July 20, 2012. Leave a comment below and let us know what do you think about the pictures.