Stars Christian Bale, Marion Cotillard, Anne Hathaway, Tom Hardy, Morgan Freeman and Joseph Gordon-Levitt attended the red carpet event for the movie, which brings to a close director Christopher Nolan's tenure on the Batman franchise.
The Dark Knight Rises opens in cinemas on July 20.
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