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bane

(bān),
A poison or blight.
[O.E. bana]
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BOY'S BEST FRIEND TJ Earley and Bane reunited in Co Tyrone yesterday
A spokesperson for the 59-year-old politician said that Bane was hired as an uassistant after she began dating Paterson.
One of them was to go down the line and have Bane be a straight villain.
Batman tracks down Bane to his lair in the sewers and proceeds to have a fist-fight, which, I thought as soon as it began, was an exceedingly dim thing to do.
But he has to think again when madman Bane (a hulking Hardy) plots to destroy Gotham City.
With a sinister impact, Hardy does a good enough job as Bane.
THE DARK KNIGHT RISES 164mins 12A THE headline act may be the man in a black rubber suit, but the real star of The Dark Knight Rises is Batman's nightmarish nemesis Bane, played by British actor Tom Hardy.
This time though, he has switched sides and will be doubling for Batman's enemy, Bane, played by up-and-coming British actor Tom Hardy.
The feature shows some behind the scenes actions and interviews from the star cast that includes Christian Bale who dons the role of Brucey boy and Batman, Tom Hardy is the lead antagonist - Bane.
Theresa Bane begins the preface of her Encyclopedia of Vampire Mythology by identifying herself as "a vampirologist-a mythologist who specializes in crosscultural vampire studies" (1), and true to that statement and the purpose of an encyclopedia as a source of general knowledge, she catalogues thoroughly the range of vampire myths across world cultures.
BANE: WARWICK ARTS CENTRE, COVENTRY GUINNESS World Record holder Joe Bone brings his hilarious film noir one-man parody show Bane to Coventry tonight.
Unfortunately, supervillain Bane has it in for Batman - he wants to destroy him, figuratively and literally.