Christian Bale as Bruce Wayne and Michael Caine as Alfred in “The Dark Knight Rises.” (Ron Phillips)

Actors are also responding to the shooting. Celebritology has information about a new statement of sympathy released by Anne Hathaway, who stars as Selina Kyle in the movie.

If you’re wondering whether “The Dark Knight Rises” topped the weekend box office by many millions of dollars, the answer is almost definitely yes. The AP reports that on Friday alone, the movie took in $30.6 million domestically, which is second only to the premiere of the “Harry Potter” finale.

For now, check out the reviews of “The Dark Knight Rises” and last week’s other new movie releases, and we’ll keep you updated on box office numbers as they come in.