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Reviews of Mr. Peabody and Sherman/ Out of the Furnace

...Dunphy as opposed to the one where Christian Bale and Woody Harrelson play's just not great either. Christian Bale and Casey Affleck are two brothers...especially by Harrelson and Affleck. Christian Bale, in trying to play "real" barely...
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Reeling it in: 'Exodus' a thrilling epic - but it has its issues

...pointless. Sigourney Weaver has maybe two lines and maybe a minute of screentime and still sticks out like a sore thumb. Christian Bale didn't bother me as much as the others, and I understand the financial justification for hiring a big-name actor...
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Reeling It In: 'American Hustle' brings it home

...home, putting is squarely in the positive category. Christian Bale, in yet another shape-shifting performance, is...wanted to be entertained. And entertaining it is. Christian Bale is amazing playing a character about as diametrically...
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'The Fighter' has shining script, direction

...hard-working boxer isn't much of a stretch. The real transformation, and one the Academy rightly honored, was by Christian Bale, completely disappearing into the nervous, manic skin of Dicky Ecklund, one of the most sympathetic portrayals...
No sleight of hand: 'Now You See Me' a whole lot of fun

...and watch "The Prestige" and you'll see director Christopher Nolan all over it, including starring his Batman, Christian Bale in not one, but two roles. Neil Burger, who directed "The Illusionist," is known for smaller, intimate, yet...
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Dinner and a movie

...Ben Wade (Russell Crowe), and outlaw who terrorizes 1800s Arizona until he is finally captured, and Dan Evans (Christian Bale), the owner of a drought-stricken ranch who volunteers to escort Wade to a train that will take him to his trial...
'Trouble with the Curve' hits a line drive

...for cover, but then Eastwood reminded them all to settle down in that signature gravelly voice that only he, and Christian Bale on the right day, can deliver. "So what? I'm old! I'm an actor! What did they expect?!" was the gist...
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Terminator triumph or travesty?: Latest John Conner action flick has fans debating movie's merits

...time traveling escapades. Conner, played here by Christian Bale, is a general in the rebellion, not yet the leader...not sure why it required an actor of the pedigree of Christian Bale. Just like "Batman," there's not a lot of acting...
The Western rides again: Russell Crowe shines as bad guy in remake of '3:10 to Yuma'

...Russell Crowe does a fine job in his role as the likeable villain, as does Peter Fonda as angry Pinkerton McElroy. Christian Bale, as the tortured family man Evans, provides another reliably nuanced performance. Bale has been wowing critics...
The Dark Knight Rises

Synopsis: Christopher Nolan's Batman franchise continues with this Warner Bros. release, the third in the series. The story will pick up after the events of The Dark Knight, with Christian Bale returning as the Caped Crusader -- this time pitted against the deadly Bane (Tom Hardy) and Selina Kyle, aka Catwoman (Anne Hathaway). Nolan directs from a script he co-wrote with his brother, Jonathan, working off the story by David Goyer. Joseph Gordon-Levitt co-stars. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Christian Bale, Anne Hathaway, Tom Hardy, Gary Oldman, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Michael Caine, Morgan Freeman, Marion Cotillard Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review


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