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Christian Bale Hasn't Seen 'Dark Knight Rises' Since the Aurora Shooting

Christian Bale was deeply affected by the Aurora shooting in 2012, which took place at a midnight screening of his Batman movie The Dark Knight Rises.

The Oscar-winning actor flew to Aurora and visited the memorial site just days after the shooting, in which twelve people were killed and 70 others were injured.

Christian recently told the Happy Sad Confused podcast that he hasn’t watched the film since the shooting, and he also hasn’t seen Ben Affleck‘s take on the role

“Very sadly, I have not been able to watch that film since because of the whole tragedy of Aurora. I have not been able to sit down and see it without thinking of that. I’d love to be able to one day,” he said.

Christian Bale Hasn't Seen Ben Affleck's Batman

Christian Bale has not seen Ben Affleck as Batman in any of the current DC Entertainment movies just yet.

“I have not [seen Ben's Batman]. Yes, I’m interested [in seeing it], my son seemed like he was really interested, but then I realized he just wanted to see the trailer and that was it. And, you know, I tend to go see films that [my kids] want to see,” Christian said on the Happy Sad Confused podcast.

Christian famously played Batman in the Christopher Nolan movies. Christian last played the Dark Knight back in 2012.

Christian hasn’t seen many superhero movies!

“People seem surprised at that, I don’t know why, but I’ve not seen any of the Avengers films or any of those films at all,” he added. “I hear they’re very good, but I’m quite happy just hearing they’re very good.

Christian Bale Says American Culture Will Be Richer When It Isn't All 'White Dudes' Running Things

Christian Bale believes in diversifying positions of power.

The 43-year-old actor appeared on Build Series to promote his new movie Hostiles alongside co-stars Rosamund Pike and Wes Studi on Monday (December 18) in New York City.

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During the chat, Christian spoke about providing better representation in Hollywood to tell more stories.

“Our culture will be so much richer the day we stop saying ‘hey, it’s old white dudes who are running things.’ Whether that be Hollywood, whether that be Washington. We’re gonna get, in Hollywood, so much better film and so much more interesting stories being told. America will become the America that the rest of the world sees it as,” Christian said.

Watch him explain below.

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Rosamund Pike & Christian Bale Premiere 'Hostiles' in NYC

Rosamund Pike strikes a pose on the red carpet as she arrives at the premiere of her new movie Hostiles on Monday night (December 18) at the Metrograph in New York City.

The 38-year-old actress was joined on the red carpet by her co-star Christian Bale and his wife Sibi Blazic.

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Rosamund and Christian were also joined at the premiere by their director Scott Cooper along with co-stars Jonathan Majors and Jim Parrack, and Broadway star Corey Cott.

Hostiles hits theaters on December 22.

FYI: Rosamund is wearing a Givenchy dress to the premiere.

Also pictured inside: Rosamund Pike and Christian Bale promoting Hostiles on the Build Series on Monday morning (December 18) in NYC.

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Christian Bale Premieres 'Hostiles' with Wife Sibi by His Side!

Christian Bale walks the red carpet at the premiere of his movie Hostiles on Thursday (December 14) at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 43-year-old actor was joined at the event by his wife Sibi, as well as co-stars Jesse Plemons, Q’orianka Kilcher, Wes Studi, and Rory Cochrane, and director Scott Cooper.

Christian got a major makeover recently to pay the role of former Vice President Dick Cheney in an upcoming biopic. He gained a lot of weight and even shaved his head for the role!

Hostiles will hit theaters in limited release on December 22.

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