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Hathaway's Full Catwoman Garb Revealed
Now with added ears

26 September 2011  |  Written by Owen Williams  |  Source: Splash News (via Coming Soon)

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We usually avoid paparazzi shots round here, but pending any sort of official studio-sanctioned reveal (a la Bane) we thought we'd make an exception for Anne Hathaway in The Dark Knight Rises. We've seen the goggled, leathered, Batpod-riding version already, but the ears this time leave no doubt, despite her still having officially only been named as Selina Kyle, we are indeed talking about Catwoman...

 

Not quite channeling the Jim Lee Hush version that the goggles might have suggested then (or are the "ears" the goggles being worn on the back of her head?), but certainly in keeping with Christopher Nolan's Bat-universe, in that it's black and reasonably functional. Aside from the heels. No sign of Michelle Pfeiffer's whip or Julie Newmar's whiskers though. Mwraow.

The selection of pap shots also features some more Hathaway angles as well as Christian Bale fully kitted out as Bats, and Gary Oldman as Jim Gordon: click here for the rest.

The Dark Knight Rises co-stars Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Marion Cotillard, Tom Hardy and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, and, as you'll be well aware by now, is out on July 20 next year.


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Your Comments

Just don't ask her to run or breathe
Seems I'm still waiting for the return female action heroes *not* crammed into corsets and stripper shoes, pretty disabling garb for any superhero. Prefer Whedon's Black Widow in biking leathers and wedges but still not exactly Linda Hamilton or Sigourney Weaver. Please tell me that wasn't our golden age for women in action. More

Posted by thespyglass at 20:18 on 25 October 2011 | Report This Post

RE: Oh dear oh dear..
L: Deviation L: jrewing1000 ...this franchise is starting to move horribly closer to the 60s pantomime version. I'm sticking with the Xbox 360 version.. f that is so, then thank God. eah, whats wrong with the 60s show? More

Posted by Rgirvan44 at 14:47 on 20 October 2011 | Report This Post

RE: Oh dear oh dear..
L: jrewing1000 ...this franchise is starting to move horribly closer to the 60s pantomime version. I'm sticking with the Xbox 360 version.. f that is so, then thank God. More

Posted by Deviation at 14:46 on 20 October 2011 | Report This Post

Oh dear oh dear..
...this franchise is starting to move horribly closer to the 60s pantomime version. I'm sticking with the Xbox 360 version.. More

Posted by jrewing1000 at 14:39 on 20 October 2011 | Report This Post

awesome...
cool! cant wait for the film More

Posted by trainedasninja at 09:37 on 01 October 2011 | Report This Post

so far i'm not that impressed. i doubt this will live up to the hype, still excited though More

Posted by fightclubber954 at 15:52 on 30 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: I've got a feeling there's a bit of tom-foolery afoot
ng for me is that there a massive 'fuss' made by Hathaway in light of the first reveal saying 'oh you haven't seen the full costume, there is loads more to come', clearly was fluff from a PR point of view to paer the cracks over the fact they were suprised at the somewhat downbeat response to the first pics from the public. As far I can see, bar some 'ears' being added there is sweet FA difference from the first bat pod pic. More

Posted by JIm R at 11:19 on 29 September 2011 | Report This Post

I've got a feeling there's a bit of tom-foolery afoot
There's obviously no evidence to support my theory but think a lot of the leaked images are a bit of dummy from Nolan to keep us all guessing. Given the brilliant campaign around The Dark Knight and the little we actually knew about the plot before the actual relase I wouldn't be suprised More

Posted by bronco3114 at 11:43 on 28 September 2011 | Report This Post

comedy scene perhaps
This may sound a bit crazy but maybe there will be a comedy scene between Bruce Wayne and Alfred. Bruce says he cant get it up and Alfred says 'well maybe you need some viagra Mr Wayne' hence the title. Well its possible isn't it? More

Posted by niallg77 at 14:04 on 27 September 2011 | Report This Post

Not happy
If you look closely the 'ears' are actually her goggles. That said, I was so hoping for an actual cowl, not a domino mask which serves no purpose in hiding one's identity. Hathaway might have something in her contract which stipulates her face has to be seen. Many actors do, which is why a lot of movie superheroes spend an inordinate amount of time unmasked. Reynolds didn't have his mask on much and Hemsworth almost never wore his helmet. A vain lot, these actors. More

Posted by jazzyjules63 at 04:28 on 27 September 2011 | Report This Post

Erm....
All this fuss about her costume....has no one noticed she is actually hovering in the picture!!!!! Not one foot on the ground. Not one. Don't remember catwoman being able to levitate... More

Posted by RundownDJ Gman at 23:38 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

here we go again
soooooooooo bored of batman movies and endless different versions Ok, Batman Begins was great as an origins story, but Dark Knight was soooooooo tedious and overrated! There's so much more exciting stuff coming out next year that i couldnt care less about yet another Batman Movie ...she does look hot tho!!:P More

Posted by DickJones at 21:03 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

bet she is never referred to as catwoman.
I may be proved wrong on this but with Nolan's universe in mind I bet selina kyle is never called 'catwoman' in this film. It will be down to the audience to draw the obvious inferences. More

Posted by Jonda Fett at 20:55 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

Adam West era Catwoman!...
Ironically the last Catwoman look we suspected she'd have...well, aside from the original large cat head-mask... More

Posted by Cyberleader at 17:43 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: *Yawn*
I'd rather she had some big cyber-punk goggles an' that.  It's a bit bland character wise.   However, it is Anne Hathaway in a leather cat suit.  Right Click in Brain, Save as "Action Later". More

Posted by Invader_Ace at 16:42 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: *Yawn*
Well I like it. I liked it when the first pic came out and I like it now.   That is all. More

Posted by Scruffybobby at 15:23 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: *Yawn*
L: VincentWire Alright, so at least she now looks like a cat but it's still an utterly uninspired design; it looks like it's been designed by an accountant on beta-blockers. Only the most ardent Nolanite would even consider claiming that this is better than the Batman Returns outfit. It's a suit for stealth purposes, to hide in shadows, and any fleeting glimpses of her are gonna make whoever sees her see the 'ears' and thereby she'll become known as Catwoman. I have no idea what pe More

Posted by jobloffski at 15:15 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

link to your CMS
Hello, The 'a la bane' link points at your CMS login NOT another article. I did mention it to you on twitter but didn't get a response. Cheers, VanCam More

Posted by vancam at 14:53 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: Flying?!
L: Maureen Is it my imagination or does she seem to be hovering 2 inches off the ground?? sp; did you not realise ann Hathaway floats on air now?  Tsk Tsk. More

Posted by shool at 14:46 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: Flying?!
mmmmmm....... More

Posted by JIm R at 14:42 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

Flying?!
Is it my imagination or does she seem to be hovering 2 inches off the ground?? More

Posted by Maureen at 13:31 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

How Orignal...
How Original... More

Posted by stephen_se9 at 12:34 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: *Yawn*
L: VincentWire Alright, so at least she now looks like a cat but it's still an utterly uninspired design; it looks like it's been designed by an accountant on beta-blockers. Only the most ardent Nolanite would even consider claiming that this is better than the Batman Returns outfit. dn't agree with you more mate. I've loved the previous films and have no doubt this will be excellent, however this design is really disappointing. More

Posted by evildave69 at 12:01 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: Haterz gonna hate...
L: christofurr ...but personally, I've never wanted to be a bat-pod so much in my life :3 oughts exactly. More

Posted by sanchia at 11:08 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

Haterz gonna hate...
...but personally, I've never wanted to be a bat-pod so much in my life :3 More

Posted by christofurr at 10:53 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

*Yawn*
Alright, so at least she now looks like a cat but it's still an utterly uninspired design; it looks like it's been designed by an accountant on beta-blockers. Only the most ardent Nolanite would even consider claiming that this is better than the Batman Returns outfit. More

Posted by VincentWire at 10:45 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

RE: Hathaway's Full Catwoman Garb Revealed
Happy now, nerds? More

Posted by horribleives at 10:09 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post

oh come on people, i've been avoiding "spoilers" for this flick like poison, and then you post a sodding picture RIGHT ON THE FRONT PAGE FOR ALL TO SEE. Now, granted it's not THAT spoilery, but i would have liked to have seen it for the first time in the trailer of whatever. More

Posted by clarkkent at 09:40 on 26 September 2011 | Report This Post


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