From the Trailer Park — Out of the Furnace

Christian Bale, Casey Affleck, Woody Harrelson, Zoe Saldana, Forrest Whittaker, Willem Dafoe, Sam Shepard. Looks pretty good — as a lot of trailers do of course.

Classic Pick of the Day — 11/22/12

Batman Begins (2005) Bruce Wayne loses his philanthropic parents to a senseless crime, and years later becomes the Batman to save the crime-ridden Gotham City on the verge of destruction by an ancient order.

Starring: Christian Bale, Michael Caine, Liam Neeson, Morgan Freeman, Gary Oldman, Katie Holmes, Cillian Murphy, and Tom Wilkinson | Directed […]

Light in the Darkness

Christian Bale made a surprise visit to Aurora Colorado today visiting the victims of last week’s shooting and a memorial site. He also participated in a prayer circle which is in this local story, but didn’t seem to make the national news. It appears to be truly impromptu and not a scheduled PR event. […]

Not Sure What To Think…

Here’s the story behind this video of Christian Bale getting cross-wise with Chinese security trying to visit a Chinese activist under house arrest.

Hollywood actor Christian Bale was manhandled and roughed up by Chinese security guards as he tried to visit a blind legal activist whose detention has sparked international outcry.

Bale, joined […]

Bigger is better

Too cool not to have its own thread …

H/T: JimmyC

Thursday Open Thread

Trailer Park: The Fighter

This trailer is sad in retrospect due to the way Mickey Ward, the film’s protagonist, has had issues in recent days.

All the boxing and sport movie cliches are there to be had, but the cast is fantastic, and it’s odd seeing Christian Bale without his Bat-weight. Here’s to hoping the film is half […]

Friday Night Fight

“If we stay the course, we are all dead!”

I saw the first Terminator Salvation trailer during Dark Knight this summer. Expecting ‘ooohs’ and ‘ahhhs’ I was quickly inundated with the ho-hum response of my friend who went to the movie with me, who wondered how they could do another Terminator with AHNOLD in the governor’s mansion. Good question.

No AHNOLD, but the […]