The long-awaited premiere of The Dark Knight Rises over the weekend was met with both jubilation and tragedy. The movie seemed to please fans across the board, but the horrifying shooting in Aurora, Colorado will forever mar an otherwise transcendent piece of popcorn cinema. And as always, people flocked to Twitter to share their opinions of the film and the terrible events that surrounded its release.

Overall, the general public seemed to absolutely fall in love with director Christopher Nolan's third, and final, Batman epic; in fact, some have even gone as far as to claim it's the best movie ever. But there were a few dissenting opinions, especially when it came to a few very specific aspects of the movie. Here, we've collected the best tweets surrounding The Dark Knight Rises.

Written by Jason Serafino (@serafinoj1)

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