THE DARK KNIGHT RISES Viral Campaign Launches with Cryptic CIA Documents
Published: December 7, 2011 - 2:15pm
The Dark Knight Rises, directed by Christopher Nolan and starring Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway, Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman and Michael Caine, is produced by Warner Bros Pictures and scheduled for release on July 20th, 2012.
The Dark Knight Rises is the highly anticipated final installment of Warner Bros and DC Entertainment's new Batman film franchise. Christopher Nolan has returned to direct the film from a screenplay he wrote with Jonathan Nolan, from a story by himself and David S. Goyer. Details about the film's storyline are scarce, but it has already been established that one of villains set to take on the Batman (Christian Bale) will be the powerhouse known as Bane (Tom Hardy). Selina Kyle (Anne Hathaway), better known to comics fans as Catwoman, will also have a central role in the movie. The will be distributed worldwide by Warner Bros. Pictures, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.
The first two clues for The Dark Knight Rises viral marketing campaign have been "leaked" to Empire Magazine and Wired Magazine this afternoon. No further details regarding the faux documentation accompanied their release:
The Dark Knight Rises stars Christian Bale, Gary Oldman, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Tom Hardy, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Anne Hathaway, Marion Cotillard, Josh Pence, Daniel Sunjata, Diego Klattenhoff, Burn Gorman, Nestor Carbonell, Alon Aboutboul, Matthew Modine, Tom Conti, Brett Cullen, Chris Ellis and Joey King and is scheduled to hit theaters July 20th, 2012.