Christian Bale Visits Shooting Victims
'Dark Knight' star goes to Aurora, Colorado
By John Johnson, Newser Staff
Posted Jul 24, 2012 5:50 PM CDT
Christian Bale attends the world premiere of "The Dark Knight Rises" at the AMC Lincoln Square Theater on July 16 in New York.   (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP)

(Newser) – Some of those still hospitalized from the Dark Knight tragedy got a visit today from the movie's star, Christian Bale, reports the Denver Post. Bale visited Aurora, Colo., with his wife and spent a few hours at the local hospital visiting the wounded along with doctors and first-responders. "It was good for the patients," says a hospital official. "We hope it was therapeutic for them, and all the staff really appreciated him coming." Bale asked that the media not be notified of the visit.

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Jul 25, 2012 8:43 AM CDT
Way to go Bruce!
Jul 25, 2012 7:34 AM CDT
Good to hear that he will work to BAN THE GUNS AND AMMO, as should have been done LONG AGO! BAN THE GUNS AND AMMO, NOW!
Jul 25, 2012 6:43 AM CDT
He's very GAY!