Forget Tom, Will, and Ben. EW.com counts down 10 other movie heartthrobs who are stepping out of the shadows this summer

By Jessica Shaw
Updated July 11, 2002 at 04:00 AM EDT
Christian Bale: Jonathan Hession

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