a 2012 live action Batman movie starring Christian Bale as the costumed superhero. It is the third and final installment of Christopher Nolan's Batman film triology.

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What happened To Lucius Fox?

In The Dark Knight Rises when Batman leaves forever, what does Lucius Fox do? Does he retire? Or could he possibly have a new crime fighting-friend to help design technology and gadgets for? Are ...
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Has Tom Hardy's portrayal of Bane influenced any other Batman media?

Tom Hardy's portrayal of Bane, or I guess you could say Christopher Nolan's directorial take on Bane from The Dark Knight Rises seemed to prove very popular although different than any other ...
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What is the Dent act and how it could possibly work out?

I have a question regarding the Dark knight rises film. It is shown in the film, that the police managed for 8 years to completely suppress the Gotham criminal world by using the Dent Act, proposed ...
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Why would Batman discard his disruptor? [closed]

During the chase sequence in which Batman reveals himself during The Dark Knight Rises, there is a sequence when Batman uses a pump action disruptor weapon against Bane's getaway motorcade. Moments ...
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Shouldn't the rope fall kill those attempting to escape The Pit?

Now, up front, let me say yes, I know it is a movie, and a superhero movie at that, so abilities will be exaggerated and injuries downplayed. That said... When Bane puts Wayne in The Pit prison, ...
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Wouldn't the use of WayneTech by Bane fully expose Bruce Wayne's identity as Batman?

As everyone sifts through the rubble of Gotham after retaking the city, it quickly becomes clear that the Tumblers used by Bane's forces were manufactured by Wayne Enterprises. They're all the same, ...
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By the end of the Batman Trilogy, how many people came to know the true Identity of Bruce Wayne?

In Batman Begins very few people knew about the True Identity of Bruce Wayne, but as the series progressed the number of people knowing this fact dramatically increased. Can you provide the list of ...
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Who owned the pit prison in Dark Knight Rises?

In the movie Dark Knight Rises Bruce Wayne is kept in prison which is in a pit. Earlier, this one in a kind prison was owed by a Warlord. But later in the story, although no official statement ...
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What happens in the plane in Dark Knight Rises? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What was injected into the doctor at the beginning of TDKR In the plane scene, after Bane and his men take over the plane, they lower a body bag and appear to give the ...
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When did Bruce organize his will and the new Bat signal?

What do you think the time line looked like after returning from the Pit, specifically when and how did Bruce get his will set up and the new Bat signal put on the MCU building? I have been pondering ...
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Why did everyone in The Pit have to jump to their freedom?

Everyone who tried to escape from The Pit had to jump to the platform in the end. Why didn't they cover the distance with some wide thick plank instead?
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What was injected into the doctor at the beginning of TDKR

Bane seems to inject something into the Doctor's arms before kidnapping him. Is it like a sedative, so that he will be easier to kidnap or some sort of drug?
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Is this Bane pose inspired by comics?

In The Dark Knight Rises, I've noticed that Tom Hardy/Bane frequently walks and stands while grabbing his coat/shirt. Here are some examples: Is this stance/pose inspired by specific ...
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Why did Blake draw the Batman symbol on things?

In the Dark Knight Rises, after there are several occasions where Blake draws the Batman sign in chalk on buildings and things. Why does he do that?
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What did the people in the prison chant in The Dark Knight Rises?

As the title says, what were the words that the people in the prison chanted when anyone attempted to climb out of it? What language was it in?
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What was the implication at the end of The Dark Knight Rises?

At the end of The Dark Knight Rises it was revealed that I don't fully understand what was the implied result.
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Are armouries, weapons and the Bat in “Dark Knight rises” attainable by current technologies?

Batman has a lot of fanciful armouries and weapons and the Bat in "Dark Knight rises". Are all these attainable by current technologies? If yes, how much it will cost to be a Batman in the movie?
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Why did Bruce Wayne have relations?

I just watched The Dark Knight Rises and I think I may have missed something.
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Has Chris Nolan commented officially on the theme of Dark Knight Rises?

Chris Nolan has previously stated that the main theme of Batman Begins is Fear, and the main theme of The Dark Knight is Chaos. Has he officially stated what the theme of Dark Knight Rises is? ...
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What was the significance of the scar on Miranda Tate's back?

In the Dark Knight Rises, we are introduced to the character Miranda Tate, who becomes physically involved with Bruce Wayne. Later we discover that What did that scar really signify?
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How does Bane eat?

Bane has to wear a mask, I'm assuming at all times, because it helps him withstand the severe pain. So how does he eat? Most forum questions are filled with wildly speculative answers, including ...
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What does Batman throw at Bane while in the sewers?

During the fight scene in the sewers, Batman throws something, and sparks and smoke start to appear around Bane. Batman is, indeed, aiming for deception and theatricality, but what exactly does he ...
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What was the last thing Batman said to Commissioner Gordon?

Near the end of the The Dark Knight Rises, What did Batman say? And from that, how did Gordon figure it out? The audio for Bane and Batman in this movie is a difficult to understand-- I kind of ...
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Why does the League of Shadows target Gotham?

The League of Shadows has been around a long time (ref: http://batman.wikia.com/wiki/League_Of_Shadows). Its base is roughly halfway around the world from Gotham. However, it seems like they focus ...
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How tough is Batman's armor in “The Dark Knight Rises”

I do not think that this is a spoiler at all, so here it goes: In the most recent of the Dark Knight series of movies, Batman wears a suit that looks very strong. Lucius Fox is even quoted as saying ...
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Why would Bane continue to supply the police?

After the destruction of the city: Why did Bane bother to keep supplying the police?
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What was Blake picking up at the end of the movie?

At the end of the movie we see Blake (Joseph Gordon-Levitt) approach a woman and pick something up, using his full name. What was he picking up, and from whom?
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How does Bane's crew know where to dig?

In the movie: But this made me wonder, how does Bane know the exact location of It's stated in the movie that So how did Bane know?
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How does Bruce travel from The Pit to Gotham City?

After Bruce escapes The Pit he travels to Gotham City, however The Pit is located in South Africa and Gotham City is located half-way across the world in North America. At this point in the story ...
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Where Jonathan Crane/Scarecrow was imprisoned before The Dark Knight Rises?

Jonathan Crane/Scarecrow is one of the main villains in Batman Begins (2005). He his captured again by Batman at the beginning of The Dark Knight (2008). Also : Where he was imprisoned? Arkham ...
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How does Bane know Bruce is the Batman?

According to IMDB Selina leads Batman to Bane and sticks around long enough to hear Bane call Batman his real name, shocking both Bruce and Selina. John Blake discovered as a child when Bruce ...
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Bane: His age and his physique in The Dark Knight Rises

We know that The background story arc of "Lazarus Pit" takes place 30 years before the time of Batman Begins. The time difference between Batman Begins and The Dark Knight must be approximately 6 ...
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How did John Blake make his discovery?

Early in The Dark Knight Rises, when John Blake is talking to Bruce Wayne he reveals that He says he figured this out because While that makes sense, I don't see how that led him to realize ...
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Who was the judge in The Dark Knight Rises?

The man "judging" (offering them the choice of exile or death) the rich and the police brought in front of him in The Dark Knight Rises looked very familiar. Have we seen him before?
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What happened to the Joker in The Dark Knight Rises?

By the end of The Dark Knight (2008), the Joker's fate is left open. Yes, he was arrested, but he is still alive. His fate is never completely explained. More precisely, in The Dark Knight Rises ...
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Clarification about the conclusion of Dark Knight Rises

This first part of the question regards the flight at the end of The Dark Knight Rises: This second part of the question regards the fate of certain characters in the film.
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Dark Knight Rises data upload

At the beginning of "Dark Knight Rises", Bane and his crew are uploading something at the stock exchange. Spoiler Background: Spoiler Question:
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Was Joseph Gordon-Levitt's character, John Blake based on any comic book characters?

Joseph Gordon-Levitt plays 'hot-headed' police officer John Blake in The Dark Knight Rises. What, if any, comic book characters is this character based on?
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What happened to Bane that requires him to breathe using an apparatus?

In The Dark Knight Rises, Bane's ailment is never explained. All we know is that his breathing apparatus keeps him alive (and pain free). What happened to Bane that requires him to wear such an ...
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Is there any canonical support of a relationship between these two characters?

In The Dark Knight Rises, it is revealed that Is there any canonical support for this, or is it merely a fabrication of the Nolan brothers?
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What, if any, storylines did The Dark Knight Rises borrow from?

The Dark Knight Rises sees Batman fight What, if any, storylines in the comicbooks did The Dark Knight Rises borrow from?