23 October 2019 14:38

“Do you want me to go and trash your lights?

In 2008, a hapless director of photography's 'fiddling' caused Christian Bale to explode on the set of Terminator Salvation. What happened next? asks Ed Power The voice is a category five hurricane of mid-Atlantic syllables – the Hollywood Hills with a sprinkling of Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire. And it is very, very angry. In four minutes 36 f-bombs are detonated.

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'You are trashing my scene!': the story behind Christian Bale's furious Terminator outburst

"If you do it one more time I ain't walking on this set if you're still hired!" vented Christian Bale in a meltdown heard – and then parodied and remixed – around the world. "Do you want me to go and trash your lights? Do you want me to go and trash them? Then why are you trashing my scene?" It was the midpoint of another exhausting...