"The Dark Knight Trilogy: the Ultimate Edition," which is set to hit shelves on Tuesday, has several new behind-the-scenes specials -- including Bale's audition tape that won him the gig.
Amy Adams can be seen playing Rachel Dawes in the tests. That character would eventually be played by Katie Holmes in "Batman Begins" and Maggie Gyllenhaal in "The Dark Knight."
Adams' biggest credit at the time was a small role in "Catch Me if You Can" and it feels like the two careers have come full circle, since Bale has now left the series and Adams has in a way boarded it. She is expected to reprise her "Man of Steel" role of Lois Lane in the upcoming Batman-Superman movie.
© 2013 Variety Media, LLC, a subsidiary of Penske Business Media; Distributed by Tribune Content Agency, LLC