The Christian Bale legacy continues. After a variety of rumors in the past week associating Bale with the upcoming Terminator: Salvation (the fourth movie of the Terminator franchise), some confirmation has finally come forward. While the actor hasn’t signed a contract, he is indeed in talks with Warner Brothers to be a part of the upcoming sequel and, yes, he is indeed talking about playing John Connor, not a new Terminator or a new, separate character as other sites would have you believe.Continue Reading
Archives for November 2007
IN 1997, director Werner Herzog won numerous awards for his documentary Little Dieter Needs To Fly, a tribute to American serviceman Dieter Dengler, one of the few people to escape a Laotian prison camp during the Vietnam conflict.
Dengler sadly lost his battle with Lou Gehrig’s Disease in 2001 but Herzog revisits this remarkable episode in wartime history in Rescue Dawn, his first dramatic feature written entirely in English.Continue Reading
Christian Bale turns in one of his best performances in this true-life tale of German-American fighter pilot Dieter Dengler whose escapades after being shot down over Laos during the Vietnam War read like a Boy’s Own tale. Herzog brings us a compelling film about war, living with the madness that accompanies captivity and escape..all boiled down to the theme of how humans cope in the most trying of circumstances.