It is the long awaited return of  "the Caped Crusader", Batman, as "The Dark Knight Rises" hits theaters today. Christian Bale returns as Batman who, after 8 years as a wanted vigilante, comes back to Gotham City to do battle with new villains Catwoman and Bane. Check out the exciting trailer and then the show times at local venues.

Here are the show times at the Marquee in New Hartford, the Rome Cinemas and the Glenwood Movieplex in Oneida.