Best Movies of Christian Bale

The Dark Knight (2008)

Aggregate Rating: 272 | Imdb: 9 | Metascore: 82 | Earnings: $533.32M

When the menace known as the Joker emerges from his mysterious past, he wreaks havoc and chaos on the people of Gotham, the Dark Knight must accept one of the greatest psychological and physical tests of his ability to fight injustice.


The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

Aggregate Rating: 262 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 78 | Earnings: $448.13M

Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight, with the help of the enigmatic Catwoman, is forced from his exile to save Gotham City, now on the edge of total annihilation, from the brutal guerrilla terrorist Bane.


Batman Begins (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 253 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 70 | Earnings: $205.34M

After training with his mentor, Batman begins his fight to free crime-ridden Gotham City from the corruption that Scarecrow and the League of Shadows have cast upon it.


The Prestige (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 249 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 66 | Earnings: $53.08M

After a tragic accident two stage magicians engage in a battle to create the ultimate illusion whilst sacrificing everything they have to outwit the other.


American Hustle (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 206 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 90 | Earnings: $150.12M

A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild FBI agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and mafia.


The Big Short (2015)

Aggregate Rating: 197 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $70.24M

Four denizens in the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight.


3:10 to Yuma (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 190 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 76 | Earnings: $53.57M

A small-time rancher agrees to hold a captured outlaw who's awaiting a train to go to court in Yuma. A battle of wills ensues as the outlaw tries to psych out the rancher.


Ford v Ferrari (2019)

Aggregate Rating: 188 | Imdb: 8 | Metascore: 81 | Earnings: $117.62M

American car designer Carroll Shelby and driver Ken Miles battle corporate interference and the laws of physics to build a revolutionary race car for Ford in order to defeat Ferrari at the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966.


The Machinist (2004)

Aggregate Rating: 179 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 61 | Earnings: $1.08M

An industrial worker who hasn't slept in a year begins to doubt his own sanity.


American Psycho (2000)

Aggregate Rating: 176 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 64 | Earnings: $15.05M

A wealthy New York investment banking executive hides his alternate psychopathic ego from his co-workers and friends as he delves deeper into his violent, hedonistic fantasies.


The Fighter (2010)

Aggregate Rating: 175 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 79 | Earnings: $93.57M

A look at the early years of boxer "Irish" Micky Ward and his brother who helped train him before going pro in the mid 1980s.


Public Enemies (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 165 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 70 | Earnings: $97.03M

The Feds try to take down notorious American gangsters John Dillinger, Baby Face Nelson and Pretty Boy Floyd during a booming crime wave in the 1930s.


Rescue Dawn (2006)

Aggregate Rating: 159 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 77 | Earnings: $5.48M

A U.S. fighter pilot's epic struggle of survival after being shot down on a mission over Laos during the Vietnam War.


Empire of the Sun (1987)

Aggregate Rating: 158 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 62 | Earnings: $22.24M

A young English boy struggles to survive under Japanese occupation during World War II.


I'm Not There. (2007)

Aggregate Rating: 150 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 73 | Earnings: $4.00M

Ruminations on the life of Bob Dylan, where six characters embody a different aspect of the musician's life and work.


Terminator Salvation (2009)

Aggregate Rating: 146 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 49 | Earnings: $125.32M

In 2018, a mysterious new weapon in the war against the machines, half-human and half-machine, comes to John Connor on the eve of a resistance attack on Skynet. But whose side is he on, and can he be trusted?


The New World (2005)

Aggregate Rating: 143 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 69 | Earnings: $12.71M

The story of the English exploration of Virginia, and of the changing world and loves of Pocahontas.


Out of the Furnace (2013)

Aggregate Rating: 141 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 63 | Earnings: $11.33M

When Rodney Baze mysteriously disappears and law enforcement doesn't follow through fast enough, his older brother, Russell, takes matters into his own hands to find justice.


Velvet Goldmine (1998)

Aggregate Rating: 138 | Imdb: 7 | Metascore: 65 | Earnings: $1.04M

In 1984, British journalist Arthur Stuart investigates the career of 1970s glam superstar Brian Slade, who was heavily influenced in his early years by hard-living and rebellious American singer Curt Wild.


Pocahontas (1995)

Aggregate Rating: 137 | Imdb: 6 | Metascore: 58 | Earnings: $141.60M

Lead Role: Mel Gibson, Linda Hunt, Christian Bale, Joe Baker, | Director:

An English soldier and the daughter of an Algonquin chief share a romance when English colonists invade seventeenth-century Virginia.



0
1
2