Originally Posted by Anno_Domini
Didn't The Dark Knight have more characters?
Not really. The only important new characters were the Joker and Dent, who were both used well.
With this, you have Blake, Catwoman, Bane & Talia all competing for some spotlight with varying degrees of success. Hathaway was great and felt well implemented. Not so much with the others, and I thought Cottilard's role was particularly half-baked and a dull performance.