You are not into the hype machine of Award Season at all, as I recall.
Well, I’m into supporting whatever film I’m doing. It’s not like a 100-metre dash where someone crosses and you go, ‘Man, they got it!’ It’s all opinion… I just do not feel right about getting into any kind of tit for tat against other actors going ‘Oh, I’m better than you…”, you know? Come on, let’s not start doing that. Let’s not start subtly pretending that we’re better and put other people down. Even if we’re not directly saying it, that’s what’s being said.
Favorite Christian Bale movies:
American Psycho trivia: A sign reading “This is not an exit” is shown in the closing scene. These are the last words of the novel.
“When you look at a guy like Christian (Bale), whether he’s wearing a mask or not, this is one of our great actors. But he wants to be different in every film. He doesn’t want the audience to go to a ‘Christian Bale movie’. He wants them to come see the character he’s playing.” - Chris Nolan