Best Christian Bale Movies Films
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Best Christian Bale Movies

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List of the best Christian Bale movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Christian Bale's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Christian Bale movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Christian Bale movies will be at the top of the list. Christian Bale has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Christian Bale movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Christian Bale films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Christian Bale role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Christian Bale performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

The list you're viewing contains films like Velvet Goldmine and I'm Not There.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Christian Bale movies?" and "What are the greatest Christian Bale roles of all time?"


Christian Bale is no stranger to working with popular directors, including Steven Spielberg, Christopher Nolan and Terrence Malick. Movie fans who love Christian Bale have also been known to enjoy films starring Ben Kingsley and Clive Owen.


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    Morgan Freeman, Christian Bale, Gary Oldman

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    Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Michael Ironside

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    Amy Adams, Christian Bale, Mark Wahlberg

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    Anne Hathaway, Morgan Freeman, Christian Bale

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    Scarlett Johansson, David Bowie, Hugh Jackman

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    Reese Witherspoon, Christian Bale, Jared Leto

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    Katie Holmes, Morgan Freeman, Christian Bale

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    Christian Bale, Russell Crowe, Logan Lerman

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    Christian Bale, Steve Zahn, Marshall Bell

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    Christian Bale, Sean Bean, Taye Diggs

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    Zoe Saldana, Christian Bale, Woody Harrelson

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    Christian Bale, Ben Stiller, John Malkovich

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    Christian Bale, Matthew McConaughey, Gerard Butler

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    Christian Bale, Paul Schneider, Yuan Nie

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    Christian Bale, Kirsten Dunst, Claire Danes

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    Christian Bale, Helena Bonham Carter, Bryce Dallas Howard

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    Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Marion Cotillard

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    Christian Bale, Ann-Margret, Robert Duvall

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    Christian Bale, Colin Farrell, Christopher Plummer

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    Eva Longoria, Christian Bale, Terry Crews

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    Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura, Akihiro Miwa

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    Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Linda Hunt

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    Christian Bale, Elizabeth Banks, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Christian Bale, Emma Thompson, Judi Dench

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    Michelle Pfeiffer, Christian Bale, Sophie Marceau

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    Christian Bale, Kenneth Branagh, Barbara Hershey

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    Christian Bale, Julianne Moore, Cate Blanchett

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    Treasure Island Jack Palance, Kevin Zegers, Patrick Bergin

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    Nicole Kidman, Christian Bale, Viggo Mortensen

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    Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, Ryan Gosling

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    Christian Bale, Ewan McGregor, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

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    Christian Bale, Geraldine Chaplin, Pernilla August

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    Christian Bale, John Hurt, James Faulkner

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    Christian Bale, Charlton Heston, Christopher Lee

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    Penélope Cruz, Nicolas Cage, Christian Bale

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    Christian Bale, Omar Sharif, Olivia de Havilland

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    Javier Bardem, Édgar Ramírez

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    Christian Bale, Christopher Lee, Susannah York

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    Kate Beckinsale, Christian Bale, Helen Mirren

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    The Secret Agent Robin Williams, Christian Bale, Eddie Izzard

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    The Last Photograph Christian Bale

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    A Murder of Quality Christian Bale, Denholm Elliott, Glenda Jackson

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