Christian Bale Begins – Sunday Trending Topics

DARK KNIGHT RISESInteresting bit of footage: Here's a clip from this week's big Dark Knight Trilogy box set,* featuring Christian Bale's screentest, in one of Val Kilmer's old suits. He was very thin at the time, fresh off The Machinist, but putting on a bit of a gruff helped convince Chris Nolan and co. that he was the man.

Most-Read TV/Film Stories Sunday:

Watch Christian Bale's Batman Screen Test… With Superman's Girlfriend 

Here's a clip from this week's big Dark Knight Trilogy box set,* featuring Christian Bale's screentest, in one of Val Kilmer's old suits. He was very thin at the time, fresh off The Machinist, but putting on a bit of a gruff helped convince Chris Nolan and co. that he was the man.

First Clip From Atlantis Has Completely Flipped My Conception Of The Show

Is this clip showing what I think it is? It seems to cut right against all of the clips, posters and images I've seen so far.

Leaked Doctor Who Call Sheet Adds Orla Brady To Christmas Special Cast List

Here's a photo purporting to show a call sheet from the Doctor Who Christmas Special, currently filming, with Matt Smith; Jenna Coleman;the voice of the Daleks and other aliens, Nicholas Briggs; and… Orla Brady, possibly better known around these parts as a certain Mrs. Walter Bishop from Fringe…

Most-Read Comic Stories Sunday:

Sweatshirt Designs That Should Be Real

Justin Gray was twittering last night a series of images of clothing using comic book designs… and they look amazing… but sadly they are not real. The designer goes by the name SevenThirtyTwo and did all of these as concept pieces using Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator. He has contacted Warner Brothers about the designs but after initial contact he has heard nothing more.

The Next Load Of Marvel Epic Collections

Marvel's line of Epic Collection trade paperbacks are intended to be big colour collections of Marvel comics at the lowest price possible. So we have an Iron Man Epic Collection collecting Iron Man #158-177 for $39.99 and a Thor Epic Collection collecting #383-400 for $34.99.

Spider-Man's Bond Set At $50,000, And Ordered To Have A Mental Evaluation 

In the Marvel Universe, Spider-Man is currently possessed by the mind of Doctor Octopus. Seems like that might be spilling over into the real world too.

 

About Mark Seifert

Co-founder and Creative director of Bleeding Cool parent company Avatar Press. Bleeding Cool Managing Editor, tech and data wrangler. Machine Learning hobbyist. Vintage paper addict.

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