The Dark Knight Was Once the White Knight

7/22/2008 2:40 PM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
In 1988, a 14-year-old Christian Bale attended the London premiere of "Empire of the Sun" with his mum Jenny and two sisters.

The past twenty years hasn't changed Bale's boyish grin, but his relationship with his mum and sis is starting to show its age.