If Christopher Nolan didn’t make Inception, I don’t think anyone would’ve been confused at the end of The Dark Knight Rises. Still, there were some fans who thought that the scene with Alfred at the cafe in Italy was all just a dream.

While doing press for his new movie Exodus: Gods and Kings, Christian Bale set the record straight once and for all on the ending of The Dark Knight Rises. You can listen to his comments in the audio player below.

SOURCE: EW