christian bale


V.28 No.1 | 1/3/2019
The man, the myth, the Dick.

Film Review

Vice

Satirical biopic plays (dirty) politics

If you're inclined to laugh at the real-life hijinks of our country's various psychopathic politicos, then Vice just might get your vote.
V.22 No.52 | 12/26/2013
“No way, guys. Disco will never die.”

Film Review

American Hustle

The con is on in David O. Russell’s hilarious history lesson

Who do we hate more: the wrongdoers or the whistleblowers? The criminals or the cops?
V.22 No.24 | 6/13/2013

GIF me a break

A day in the life of a managing/music editor

As interpreted by Christian Bale

1. Getting out of conversations with overzealous publicists

2. Suspecting I rely too much on caffeine for mental clarity

3. Realizing I’m more comfortable interviewing others than I am being interviewed

4. Sharing my musical obsessions with anyone who’ll listen

5. Waiting for you to like and share our Facebook posts

V.21 No.30 | 7/26/2012
Bane and Batman play “Mercy” for control of Gotham City. According to long-established school-yard etiquette, sharply twisting outward on your opponent’s wrist is “no fair-sies.”

Film Review

The Dark Knight Rises

Batman trilogy ends on a very big bang

There are so many ways to begin this, it’s not even funny. I’ll start, then, by saying this is a movie review. Nothing more. It is certainly not a cultural critique of gun control, gun rights, mental illness, violence in modern media or anything else that—at this point in time—would be little more than knee-jerk reactionary and woefully underinformed. Are you cool with that? Then let’s move on.

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