I can't imagine many scenarios where "Billy" Baldwin and Daniel Day-Lewis would be up for the same part, but this Batman Forever casting short list sort of blows my mind. I get giddy with the thought of seeing young Ralph Fiennes as debonair Bruce Wayne or Day-Lewis displaying his own brand of steel-jawed intensity behind the cape and cowl.
Then I have to remind myself that this is the Batman movie where Tommy Lee Jones mugged it up under day-glo facepaint while Jim Carrey pranced around a giant blender that sucked people's brain waves. All things considered, I think it's better that Day-Lewis and Fiennes chose to sit that one out. It's just too bad Christopher Nolan wasn't making these things back in the mid-90's.
Read the rest over at SciFi Squad