‘The Dark Knight Rises’ trailer now online – video

See the 95-second teaser for next summer's blockbuster now

The teaser trailer for The Dark Knight Rises, the latest film in the Batman franchise, is now available to view online. Scroll down to view it.

The trailer – which features Commissioner Gordon (Gary Oldman) pleading from his hospital bed for the Caped Crusader to return in order to save Gotham City – was first seen before screenings of Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part Two, which was released last week (July 15).

The film will be Christian Bale‘s final appearance as Batman/Bruce Wayne, and finds him battling against a new villain, Bane (played by Tom Hardy), alongside Catwoman/Selena Kyle (Anne Hathaway).

The Dark Knight Rises is due for release in the UK on July 20, 2012. For more check out the official The Dark Knight Rises website.