Starting on Dec. 16, The Dark Knight Rises prologue will debut in 42 U.S. and Canadian IMAX theaters prior to select screenings of Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol.
The six-minute long prologue serves as an introduction to Bane, a villain played by Tom Hardy, and is the beginning of The Dark Knight Rises, which hits theaters on July 20, 2012.
The prologue will only be seen on IMAX theaters using true 70mm IMAX projection.
Below are the local IMAX theaters that will show the prologue:
Irvine Spectrum 21 + IMAX (Irvine)
The Promenade at Howard Hughes Center -RAVE 18 + IMAX (Los Angeles)
Ontario Palace Stadium 22 + IMAX (Ontario)
CityWalk Stadium 19 with IMAX (Universal City)