A behind the scenes candid photo from the set of The Dark Knight Rises has hit the web and it’s got me all confused. The shot shows Tom Hardy in full Bane costume pretending to break the back of one of the crew members over his knee. If you’re a Batman spaz like me, you this image immediately brings you back to the most famous of Bane moments, when he breaks the back of Batman over his knee, leaving Bats a paraplegic.
Many have theorized that this back-breaking plot will be in the new film… but there’s no way Tom Hardy would mess around taking shots like this backstage if it could potentially ruin a MAJOR plot point of the notoriously guarded Chris Nolan’s final Batman flick. OR… maybe they knew we would assume there’s no way we would think Hardy would take this pic if the back-breaking was in the movie but it really is in the movie and they’re trying to screw with us! This situation makes me feel like this: