Zach jokes with Bale about persuading his younger brother that Zach is the real Caped Crusader. "The whole point of the movie is anybody can be Batman," Bale says. "Anybody can be as strong as that and help people and put good out into the world."
And Bale knows best.
Last fall, Bale paid for another leukemia patient, 4-year-old Jayden Barber to fly out to Disneyland to meet him. And in July, Bale paid a surprise visit to the medical center where several of Aurora shooting victims were recovering.