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Christian Bale and Scott Cooper Talk ‘The Pale Blue Eye’ and Their “Ethics of Revenge” Trilogy

Just over a decade ago, Scott Cooper called Christian Bale to offer him the starring role in Out of the Furnace, which he wrote specifically for Bale. Cooper was only a couple years removed from his feature directorial debut, Crazy Heart, which landed Jeff Bridges a long-deserved Oscar. Since Cooper tailor made Crazy Heart just […]

‘Out of the Furnace’ Producers Beat Defamation Lawsuit By 17 Native Americans

A judge dismisses the claim over the film's portrayal of a group of inbred criminals by ruling that the plaintiffs can't show that statements made were "of and concerning" them.

Box Office: ‘Frozen’ Tops ‘Catching Fire’; ‘Out of the Furnace’ DOA

UPDATED: Globally, "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" has earned $673.4 million, nearly eclipsing the $691.2 million earned by the first film in its entire run; "Jackass Presents: Bad Grandpa" crosses $100 million domestically.

Box Office: ‘Out of the Furnace’ Bombing; ‘Frozen,’ ‘Catching Fire’ Vie for No. 1

UPDATED: A winter storm moving up the Ohio Valley is hindering moviegoing on what's already one of the slowest weekends of the year as consumers recover from Thanksgiving; "Inside Llewyn Davis" shines at the specialty box office.

Box Office: ‘Out of the Furnace’ Struggles Friday; ‘Catching Fire,’ ‘Frozen’ Still Ablaze

The gritty thriller stars Christian Bale and Casey Affleck; bipioc "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" enjoys a strong hold.

Box Office Preview: ‘Catching Fire,’ ‘Frozen’ Set to Devour ‘Out of the Furnace’

Boasting a strong ensemble cast led by Christian Bale, "Out of the Furnace" may only gross $5 million to $8 million as it opens nationwide after debuting Wednesday in New York and Los Angeles to modest numbers; the Coen brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis" launches in four theaters.

Christian Bale, Casey Affleck on Brotherly Bond in ‘Out of the Furnace’ (Video)

In Scott Cooper's film, Bale and Affleck play blue-collar brothers trying to make a life for themselves while confronted by tragedy.

Oscars: Scott Feinberg Sizes Up the Best Picture Race (Analysis)

The films in the awards-season hunt include Woody Allen's "Blue Jasmine," Matthew McConaughey's "Dallas Buyers Club," Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" and Steve McQueen's "12 Years a Slave." Does anyone have an edge?

AFI Fest: ‘Out of the Furnace’ Unveiled, Angling to Find a Way Into Crowded Oscar Race

The star-studded cast of Scott Cooper's film includes Christian Bale, Casey Affleck, Woody Harrelson, Forest Whitaker, Willem Dafoe, Sam Shepard and Zoe Saldana.

Out of the Furnace: AFI Fest Review

Christian Bale, Woody Harrelson, Casey Affleck and Forest Whitaker star in Scott Cooper's drama.

New ‘Out of the Furnace’ Trailer: Casey Affleck Falls in With a Dangerous Crowd (Video)

The latest look at the upcoming Relativity Media film highlights the menacing world Christian Bale's character confronts as he searches for his brother.