The Best Christian Bale Movies Films

The 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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    The Dark Knight is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    The Dark Knight Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman, Gary Oldman

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    The Prestige is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    The Prestige Scarlett Johansson, David Bowie, Hugh Jackman

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    American Psycho is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    American Psycho Reese Witherspoon, Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe

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    Batman Begins is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Batman Begins Katie Holmes, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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    The Dark Knight Rises is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    The Dark Knight Rises Anne Hathaway, Christian Bale, Morgan Freeman

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    The Fighter is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    The Fighter Amy Adams, Christian Bale, Mark Wahlberg

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    The Machinist is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    The Machinist Christian Bale, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Michael Ironside

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    3:10 to Yuma is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    3:10 to Yuma Christian Bale, Russell Crowe, Logan Lerman

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    Rescue Dawn is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Rescue Dawn Christian Bale, Steve Zahn, Jeremy Davies

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    Equilibrium is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Equilibrium Christian Bale, Sean Bean, Taye Diggs

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    Empire of the Sun is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Empire of the Sun Christian Bale, Ben Stiller, John Malkovich

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    Out of the Furnace is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Out of the Furnace Zoe Saldana, Christian Bale, Willem Dafoe

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    Reign of Fire is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Reign of Fire Christian Bale, Matthew McConaughey, Gerard Butler

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    The Flowers of War is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Christian Bale, Paul Schneider, Yuan Nie

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    Public Enemies is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Public Enemies Johnny Depp, Christian Bale, Channing Tatum

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    Little Women is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Little Women Kirsten Dunst, Christian Bale, Claire Danes

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    Howl's Moving Castle is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Howl's Moving Castle Akihiro Miwa, Akio Ōtsuka, Takuya Kimura

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    Newsies is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Newsies Christian Bale, Robert Duvall, Ann-Margret

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    Harsh Times is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Eva Longoria, Christian Bale, J.K. Simmons

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    Terminator Salvation is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Terminator Salvation Christian Bale, Helena Bonham Carter, Bryce Dallas Howard

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    The New World is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    The New World Christian Bale, Colin Farrell, Christopher Plummer

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    Pocahontas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Pocahontas Mel Gibson, Christian Bale, Billy Connolly

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    Shaft is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Shaft Christian Bale, Elizabeth Banks, Samuel L. Jackson

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    Velvet Goldmine is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Velvet Goldmine Christian Bale, Ewan McGregor, Jonathan Rhys Meyers

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    A Midsummer Night's Dream is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Michelle Pfeiffer, Christian Bale, Sophie Marceau

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    I'm Not There is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett, Julianne Moore

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    Henry V is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Henry V Christian Bale, Emma Thompson, Judi Dench

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    All the Little Animals is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Christian Bale, John Hurt, James Faulkner

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    Swing Kids is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Swing Kids Christian Bale, Kenneth Branagh, Barbara Hershey

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    Treasure Island is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Christian Bale, Christopher Lee, Charlton Heston

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    Mio in the Land of Faraway is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Christian Bale, Christopher Lee, Susannah York

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    The Portrait of a Lady is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    The Portrait of a Lady Nicole Kidman, Christian Bale, Viggo Mortensen

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    Treasure Island is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Treasure Island Jack Palance, Kevin Zegers, Patrick Bergin

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    Mary, Mother of Jesus is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Mary, Mother of Jesus Christian Bale, Geraldine Chaplin, Pernilla August

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    Captain Corelli's Mandolin is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Nicolas Cage, Penélope Cruz, Christian Bale

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    Weightless is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Natalie Portman, Christian Bale, Cate Blanchett

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    Anastasia: The Mystery of Anna is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Christian Bale, Omar Sharif, Olivia de Havilland

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    The Last Photograph is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    The Last Photograph Christian Bale

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    Killing Pablo is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Javier Bardem, Édgar Ramírez

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    Prince of Jutland is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    Kate Beckinsale, Christian Bale, Helen Mirren

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    The Secret Agent is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

    The Secret Agent Robin Williams, Christian Bale, Patricia Arquette

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    A Murder of Quality is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Christian Bale Movies

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

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