Check Out 'The Dark Knight Rises' IMAX Poster

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The Dark Knight Rises countdown is on, with the highly anticipated film arriving on conventional screens and in IMAX later this month. Now, IMAX has unveiled their exclusive poster for the final chapter in director Christopher Nolan's Batman saga...

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Nolan was the first filmmaker to champion IMAX cameras in a major motion picture release, using the footage for The Dark Knight in 2008. In The Dark Knight Rises he utilizes the extremely high-resolution cameras even more extensively with more than an hour of IMAX footage included in the final cut, breaking the record for the most IMAX footage ever used in a feature film.

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In theaters July 20, The Dark Knight Rises finds Christian Bale back as Bruce Wayne/Batman in what is being called "the epic conclusion to the Dark Knight legend," battling the malevolent terrorist Bane (Tom Hardy) and his associate Selina Kyle (Anne Hathaway) in an effort to protect a city that has branded him an enemy.