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The Dark Knight Rises in December

Warner Home Video have announced the UK DVD and Blu-ray release of The Dark Knight Rises on 3 December 2012. In the conclusion to filmmaker Christopher Nolan's The Dark Knight trilogy, Gotham City is threatened by the masked terrorist Bane, forcing Batman to return from an eight-year absence and fight for his city one more time.

Available on Blu-ray and DVD, extras are outlined below...


  • “THE BATMOBILE” DOCUMENTARY: Witness all five Batmobiles together for the first time in history. Dive deep into every aspect of the most awe-inspiring weapon in Batman’s arsenal as you journey through the birth and evolution of this technological marvel and cultural icon. (01:00)
  • ENDING THE KNIGHT: A comprehensive look into how Director Christopher Nolan and his production team made “The Dark Knight Rises” the epic conclusion to the Dark Knight legend.
    • Production
      • The Prologue: High-Altitude Hijacking
      • Return to the Batcave
      • Beneath Gotham
      • The Bat
      • Batman vs Bane
      • Armory Accepted
      • Gameday Destruction
      • Demolishing a City Street
      • The Pit
      • The Chant
      • The War on Wall Street
      • Race to the Reactor
    • Characters
      • The Journey of Bruce Wayne
      • Gotham's Reckoning
      • A Girls Gotta Eat
    • Reflections
      • Shadows & Light in Large Format
      • The End of A Legend
  • Trailers
  • Art Galleries
  • UltraViolet: Instantly stream and download films to compatible devices

  • The Journey of Bruce Wayne
  • UltraViolet: Instantly stream and download films to compatible devices

On Blu-ray the main feature will have a variable aspect ratio switching from 2.4:1 to 1.78:1 for the IMAX sequences. The DVD is 2.4:1 throughout.

The Dark Knight Rises comes to DVD and Blu-ray in the USA a day later on 4 December 2012. Extras are the same as the UK release. The artwork below the trailer is from the USA release...


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