Christian Bale, the actor who plays Batman in The Dark Knight Rises, made a surprise trip to Aurora, Colo., on Tuesday. Bale met with survivors and visited a memorial to victims. The suspect in the shooting, James Holmes, is set to be formally charged on July 30 for allegedly killing 12 and injuring 58 others.
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