The shooting occurred in a cinema in Aurora, Colorado when,” The Dark Knight Rises” was showing at midnight on Friday which claimed the lives of 12 people and wounding 58 others. This is a tragedy that has brought together all the Hollywood studios in solidarity when they opted to postpone box office premieres a rest this weekend.
Bale, 38, in a released statement said, “Words cannot express the horror that I feel,” Bale, who plays Batman, the caped crusader in the movie.
“I cannot begin to truly understand the pain and grief of the victims and their loved ones, but my heart goes out to them”, he added.
Meanwhile, Big Hollywood studios Sony, Fox, Universal, Disney Lions gate pictures and Paramount announced on Saturday that they are joining Warner Bros. distributor of “The Dark Knight Rises’’, by postponing all of their latest releases out of respect for the shootings victims and their families for the weekend.
Warner Bros. also declared on Friday that it will defer the revenue reports of the movie until Monday as a tribute to the shooting victims and their loved ones.