James Holmes — The Bizarre Mug Shot

Officials in Colorado have just released James Holmes” mug shot — showing the “Dark Knight Rises” shooter in an orange jumpsuit … with a crazed look in his eyes. 

The photo was taken Friday afternoon … just hours after the 24-year-old opened fire in a movie theater … killing 12 people and injuring 58 more.

Holmes appeared in court Monday morning … with the same odd look on his face.

Holmes is facing first degree murder charges. Prosecutors said they will consider pursuing the death penalty.