Browsing All posts tagged under »Ben Affleck«

Live By Night

January 13, 2017


Live By Night – Fed up with being told what to do in the military, when he gets out Joseph Coughlin’s (Ben Affleck) becomes an outlaw even though his dad (Brendan Gleeson) is a cop. It’s 1920s and Boston is busting out with crime. Joe is propositioned by an Italian mobster Maso Pescatore (Remo Girone) […]

The Accountant

October 15, 2016


The Accountant – An autistic, neuro-something child, his mom left him and his brother with a sadistic father who taught them to fight and to show no mercy. He has no social skills and no filters. He grows up to be The Accountant (Ben Affleck) with an off the charts math ability, sometimes helping people […]

Gone Girl

October 3, 2014


Gone Girl – Amy Elliott (Rosamund Pike) has lived in the shadow of Amazing Amy, a character fictionalized by her parents Rand and Mary Beth Elliott (David Clemmons, Lisa Banes) and one that has made them rich. She meets the man of her dreams Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) and at first it seems that together […]

Runner Runner

October 6, 2013


Runner Runner – Richie Furst (Justin Timberlake) is trying to earn a Masters degree in finance from Princeton after flaming out on Wall Street.  In order to pay his tuition he has a little online poker thing going on.  Finding he was cheated by the biggest gambling website, he goes to Costa Rica to talk […]


October 13, 2012


Argo – Remember the Iranian hostage crisis back in 1979 when the Canadians got six US Embassy employees safely home?    Islamic militants mob the embassy and take 50 some hostages, six get away and are hidden by Canada’s ambassador.  CIA’s Tony Mendez (Ben Affleck) comes to town acting as a movie maker and sneaks the […]

The Town

September 20, 2010


If you’re out of your 30s, you’ve seen this movie before in some form. Guy (Ben Affleck as Doug) from “bad” side of town, mom left when he was a kid, dad in prison so he can’t help but turn to robbing banks even though he really wants to be a good guy. Scopes out […]