This weekend, a little art house movie called "The Dark Knight Rises" opens nationwide. The epic conclusion to Christopher Nolan's comic-book trilogy features the brooding Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne, a billionaire vigilante who dresses up as a bat to instill fear into the hearts of criminals.

Of course, Batman isn't the only famous cinematic bat out there. Far from it, in fact. So, to celebrate the caped crusader's final romp, we've compiled our list of favorite movie bats who aren't Batman. (Because, why not?)

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