Christian Bale

  • First Movie - Mio Min Mio (1987)
  • Last Movie - Le Mans '66 (2019)
  • Total Movies - 46
  • Future Movies -
    • Thor: Love and Thunder (8th July 2022)
  • Highest Grossing Movies
    • UK: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
    • US: The Dark Knight (2008)
    • World: The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
  • Combined grosses
    • UK - £227 Million
    • US - $2.4 Billion
    • Global - $4.8 Billion
  • Highest Rated Movie - Batman Begins (2005) - 100%
  • Lowest rated movie - Terminator Salvation (2009) - 60%

Acting credits By Year of release

Year

1.

Thor: Love and Thunder

Directed by: Taika Waititi

Starring: Chris Hemsworth and Natalie Portman
 
UK: 8th July 2022
 
US: 8th July 2022

2022
2.

Le Mans '66

(Christian Bale plays Ken Miles)

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Matt Damon and Christian Bale

2019
3.

Vice

(Christian Bale plays Dick Cheney)

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Christian Bale and Amy Adams

2018
4.

Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle

(Christian Bale plays Bagheera)

Directed by: Andy Serkis

Starring: Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett

2018
5.

Hostiles

(Christian Bale plays Capt. Joseph J. Blocker)

Directed by: Scott Cooper

Starring: Scott Shepherd and Rosamund Pike

2018
6.

The Promise

Directed by: Terry George

Starring: Oscar Isaac and Charlotte Le Bon

2017
7.

Knight of Cups

Directed by: Terrence Malick

Starring: Christian Bale and Cate Blanchett

2016
8.

The Big Short

Directed by: Adam McKay

Starring: Ryan Gosling and Rudy Eisenzopf

2016
9.

Exodus: Gods and Kings

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Starring: Christian Bale and Joel Edgerton

2014
10.

Out of the Furnace

Directed by: Scott Cooper

Starring: Woody Harrelson and Dendrie Taylor

2014
11.

American Hustle

(Christian Bale plays Irving Rosenfeld)

Directed by: David O. Russell

Starring: Christian Bale and Bradley Cooper

2014
12.

The Flowers of War

Directed by: Yimou Zhang

Starring: Christian Bale and Ni Ni

2012
13.

The Dark Knight Rises

(Christian Bale plays Bruce Wayne)

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Christian Bale and Gary Oldman

2012
14.

The Fighter

Directed by: David O. Russell

Starring: Mark Wahlberg and Christian Bale

2011
15.

Public Enemies

Directed by: Michael Mann

Starring: James Russo and David Wenham

2009
16.

Terminator Salvation

(Christian Bale plays John Connor)

Directed by: McG

Starring: Christian Bale and Sam Worthington

2009
17.

The Dark Knight

(Christian Bale plays Bruce Wayne)

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Christian Bale and Heath Ledger

2008
18.

I'm Not There

Directed by: Todd Haynes

Starring: Cate Blanchett and Ben Whishaw

2007
19.

Rescue Dawn

Directed by: Werner Herzog

Starring: Zach Grenier and Marshall Bell

2007
20.

3:10 to Yuma

(Christian Bale plays Dan Evans)

Directed by: James Mangold

Starring: Russell Crowe and Christian Bale

2007
21.

The Prestige

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Hugh Jackman and Christian Bale

2006
22.

Harsh Times

(Christian Bale plays Jim Luther Davis)

Directed by: David Ayer

Starring: Christian Bale and Freddy Rodrguez

2006
23.

Howl's Moving Castle

Directed by: Hayao Miyazaki

Starring: Chieko Baisho and Takuya Kimura

2005
24.

Batman Begins

(Christian Bale plays Bruce Wayne / Batman)

Directed by: Christopher Nolan

Starring: Christian Bale and Michael Caine

2005
25.

The New World

Directed by: Terrence Malick

Starring: Colin Farrell and Q'orianka Kilcher

2005
26.

The Machinist

Directed by: Brad Anderson

Starring: Christian Bale and Jennifer Jason Leigh

2004
27.

Equilibrium

Directed by: Kurt Wimmer

Starring: Christian Bale and Dominic Purcell

2003
28.

Reign of Fire

Directed by: Rob Bowman

Starring: Christian Bale and Matthew McConaughey

2002
29.

Laurel Canyon

Directed by: Lisa Cholodenko

Starring: Frances McDormand and Christian Bale

2002
30.

Captain Corelli's Mandolin

Directed by: John Madden

Starring: Nicolas Cage and Penélope Cruz

2001
31.

Shaft

(Christian Bale plays Walter Wade, Jr.)

Directed by: John Singleton

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson and Vanessa Williams

2000
32.

American Psycho

Directed by: Mary Harron

Starring: Christian Bale and Justin Theroux

2000
33.

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Directed by: Michael Hoffman

Starring: Kevin Kline and Michelle Pfeiffer

1999
34.

Velvet Goldmine

Directed by: Todd Haynes

Starring: Ewan McGregor and Jonathan Rhys Meyers

1998
35.

All the Little Animals

Directed by: Jeremy Thomas

Starring: John Hurt and Christian Bale

1998
36.

The Portrait of a Lady

Directed by: Jane Campion

Starring: Nicole Kidman and John Malkovich

1997
37.

Metroland

Directed by: Philip Saville

Starring: Christian Bale and Emily Watson

1997
38.

The Secret Agent

(Christian Bale plays Stevie)

Directed by: Christopher Hampton

Starring: Bob Hoskins and Patricia Arquette

1996
39.

Pocahontas

(Christian Bale plays Thomas)

Directed by: Mike Gabriel and Eric Goldberg

Starring: Irene Bedard and Mel Gibson

1995
40.

Little Women

Directed by: Gillian Armstrong

Starring: Winona Ryder and Gabriel Byrne

1995
41.

Royal Deceit

Directed by: Gabriel Axel

Starring: Gabriel Byrne and Helen Mirren

1994
42.

Swing Kids

Directed by: Thomas Carter

Starring: Robert Sean Leonard and Christian Bale

1993
43.

Newsies

Directed by: Kenny Ortega

Starring: Christian Bale and David Moscow

1992
44.

Treasure Island

(Christian Bale plays Jim Hawkins)

Directed by: Fraser C. Heston

Starring: Charlton Heston and Christian Bale

1990
45.

Henry V

(Christian Bale plays Robin the Luggage-Boy)

Directed by: Kenneth Branagh

Starring: Derek Jacobi and Kenneth Branagh

1989
46.

Empire of the Sun

(Christian Bale plays Jim)

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Starring: Christian Bale and John Malkovich

1987
47.

Mio Min Mio

Directed by: Vladimir Grammatikov

Starring: Nicholas Pickard and Christian Bale

1987