Christian Bale Admits That He Was Jealous of Ben Affleck's Batman

Poor Christian Bale. Even though he had known a new Batman was coming, he was still thrown by the announcement that Ben Affleck would play the part in Batman v. Superman. » 11/23/14 11:00pm 11/23/14 11:00pm

Move Over, Noah. Ridley Scott's Exodus Is THE Biblical Tentpole Of 2014

Why is Ridley Scott's Exodus movie different from all other movies? Because it has Christian Bale as Moses, shout-acting and growing a Duck Dynasty beard as he unleashes locusts, alligators and blood splatters on Egypt. Because it has insanely widescreen Biblical effects. Because it looks insane. » 10/01/14 3:02pm 10/01/14 3:02pm

Yikes, Christian Bale's Moses Is Super Intense

Here it is the first-ever look at Ridley Scott's Exodus: Gods and Kings, which looks absolutely bonkers. Christian Bale is Moses; Sigourney Weaver is his fake mom and Joel Edgerton is Rameses, which is good because as we all know Rameses was Australian. » 7/01/14 1:40pm 7/01/14 1:40pm

Christian Bale has some Batman advice for Ben Affleck

Now that Christian Bale has passed on the Bat-cowl to Ben Affleck, Access Hollywood asked the actor if he had given the new Dark Knight any advice regarding the role. Bale had, and his suggestions may surprise you — that is, unless you somehow guessed they were solely about peeing. » 11/18/13 7:20am 11/18/13 7:20am

Watch Christian Bale's Batman audition—in Val Kilmer's suit

Each actor who auditioned for the role of Bruce Wayne in Batman Begins had to do their best Batman while wearing Val Kilmer's batsuit. Watch Christian Bale's, when he was going a bit lighter on the gravelly Batman voice. » 9/22/13 7:30am 9/22/13 7:30am

Will Christian Bale return as the Justice League's Batman?

File this away as the totally unsubstantiated rumor of the day. Latino Review is reporting that Warner Bros. is ready to do just about anything to make a Justice League movie happen, including bringing back Christian Bale and Chris Nolan. » 3/04/13 11:45am 3/04/13 11:45am

Christian Bale calls a young cancer patient just to talk about Batman

WARNING: If you are capable of having emotions, the above video will likely make you cry. It's of 8-year-old leukemia sufferer Zach Guillot, who just happened to receive a lengthy phone call from actor Christian Bale, who wanted to discuss Zach's favorite superhero, Batman, with him. They compare Bat-costumes,… » 1/24/13 11:40am 1/24/13 11:40am

Before he was Batman, Christian Bale was Jum-Jum the Swedish boy from…

Long before Bale was hopping about Gotham in his cape and cowl, he was cast in the Swedish fantasy movie Mio in the Land of Faraway as a boy named Jum-Jum. The Swedish fairy tale (originally titled Mio Min Mio took place half on Earth and half in Land of Faraway, where the evil Knight Kato (played by Christopher Lee)… » 12/27/12 9:25am 12/27/12 9:25am

Lost Dark Knight Rises audio outtakes reveal that Morgan Freeman is a…

This is absolutely golden. Thanks to the magics of the internet, somebody was able to leak the secret off-camera conversations between Morgan Freeman and Christan Bale on the set of The Dark Knight Rises. In these short snippets of mania, learn how Freeman has no idea who Batman actually is and how his dulcet voice… » 4/08/12 3:25am 4/08/12 3:25am

First look at Christian Bale's dark dystopian movie, Concrete Island

We've been eagerly anticipating any news at all on the re-teaming of The Machinist collaborators Brad Anderson and Christian Bale, a movie adaptation of J.G. Ballard's Concrete Island. Even though the movie is years away, take a look at the first ever artwork from this dystopian film. » 11/28/11 9:30am 11/28/11 9:30am

Darren Aronofsky Wants Batman to Play Noah in a Biblical Epic

Darren Aronofsky wants to do an "edgy re-telling" of the tale of Noah's ark. The first step? Getting Christian Bale to play the titular Noah. » 6/14/11 12:53pm 6/14/11 12:53pm

Christian Bale is ready to go insane on J.G. Ballard's Concrete Island

Back in May of 2009, we predicted that Christian Bale and The Machinist's Brad Anderson would be teaming up again to bring J.G. Ballard's Concrete Island to life. Looks like that film is finally moving forward, according to various online reports. So, who's ready to see Bale lose his mind, a ton of weight, and eat his… » 2/09/11 11:26am 2/09/11 11:26am

Tonight's Commentary Twack: Reign of Fire

At 9:00 pm EST, we're picking a gem from the Netflix Watch Instantly library and tweeting the shit out of it. This week, we're fighting dragons with Christian Bale and Matthew McConaughey's Reign of Fire. » 4/19/10 7:30am 4/19/10 7:30am

Kevin Conroy's Batman Zings Christian Bale: "You Sound Ridiculous"

Kevin Conroy, the voice of Batman on Batman: The Animated Series, had some choice words for Christian Bale's gravelly Bat-voice. Although he praised Bale's performance, Conroy noted that Bale "just got steered wrong" in the voice department. » 4/18/10 11:13am 4/18/10 11:13am

Ryan Phillippe For Captain America? Bale For Superman? The World's Gone…

Today in completely crazed superhero news, Ryan Phillippe is rumored to be the top contender for Marvel's Captain spot. Meanwhile, it turns out Christian Bale almost won the part of Superman in Wolfgang Petersen's abortive Batman Vs. Superman picture. » 3/15/10 2:30pm 3/15/10 2:30pm

Is Dressing Up In Bale's Batman Cycle Armor Just Asking To Be…

Wasn't this exactly what Bruce Wayne didn't want? A bunch of fake Batmen running around getting themselves into trouble? And yet "official" Dark Knight motorcycle armor is being released — forearm fins and all. » 7/20/09 7:00am 7/20/09 7:00am

Bale Tries To Crush Our Hopes For Batman 3, But At Least There's No…

Everyone's favorite maniac for justice, Christian Bale, isn't holding his breath for Nolan's involvement in the next Batman feature. When asked if he thought Christopher Nolan would be back, Bale was uncharacteristically negative about a third Bat-film, generally. » 6/23/09 8:00am 6/23/09 8:00am

Terminator Salvation Falters At Box Office

Are organized sports the reason for a disappointing opening for Terminator Salvation? Warner Bros. are suggesting that may be the case following the news that it'll gross less than T3 in its first weekend. » 5/24/09 12:00pm 5/24/09 12:00pm

John Connor Was Originally A Terminator 4 Supporting Character

According to Christian Bale, his Terminator Salvation role originally only had him on set for one short week. Bale shared how he fleshed out John Connor's storyline. Also, the studio released 59 stunning Terminator pics. » 5/11/09 8:00am 5/11/09 8:00am

What J. G. Ballard Novel Is Christian Bale Adapting To Film?

Christian Bale is itching to jump back into another genre film via the works of beloved author J.G. Ballard. The actor revealed his desire for another Ballard film - update (we think we know). » 5/08/09 1:37pm 5/08/09 1:37pm