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  1. Cinema Terribliso: Razzie Awards Founder John Wilson on Bad MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | The New York Observer

    ... won all the awards, can we talk about Ben Affleck? I saw that he recently won the Razzie Redeemer Award for his work in Argo and Gone Girl and is now nominated for worst actor for Batman V Superman. Well, the Redeemer Award was designed to show that ...

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  2. Op-Ed: The Oscars are less white, but Latinos are still largely absentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2017 | Los Angeles Times

    ... by non-Latino actors. Ben Affleck played the Mexican American CIA operative Antonio "Tony" Mendez in the 2012 film "Argo," and Jon Favreau played the Cuban entrepreneur behind the "El Jefe" food truck in his 2014 film "Chef." More recently, the ...

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  3. Movie Review: Live By NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    That doesn't mean that his adaptation of Dennis Lehane's Live By Night is a disaster, merely that it's only passable compared to the compelling drama of The Town , Gone Baby Gone and Argo . Part of the problem lies in the scale of the project.

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  4. Live By Night: Chris Messina bulks up to play opposite Ben AffleckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... that he could play Dion Bartolo in Live By Night. Messina, who says working with Affleck on both the Oscar-winning Argo and this adaptation of the 1920s-set, 2012 Dennis Lehane novel has inspired him to do more directing [he made his debut with ...

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  5. FilmlandThe BostoniansLive by Night and Patriots DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | North Coast Journal Weekly Politics

    LIVE BY NIGHT. Up to this point, Ben Affleck's scorecard for directing is marked with three wins and zero losses: Gone Baby Gone used local color and emotional realism to take a taut little detective story down some literal and figurative dark alleys; The Town , again using Boston as a backdrop, made tribute to the legacy of bank robbery cinema while also digging into the complex stuff of loyalty and the eventuality of violence in the outlaw life; Argo won a Best Picture Oscar and made good on the promise of those earlier works, turning a human drama about the 1979/80 Iran hostage crisis into a pacey adventure story/paean to the movies.

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  6. Live by Night | Ben Affleck tries on a gangster suitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... ( Hugo ), Oscar-nominated production designer Jess Gonchor ( True Grit ), Oscar-winning editor William Goldenberg ( Argo ) and Oscar-nominated costume designer Jacqueline West ( The Curious Case of Benjamin Button ). The production qualities of Live ...

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  7. History museum's footage, photos provide last word on 1979's Canadian CaperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Canada.com

    ... under a CIA-concocted cover story that they were a film crew scouting locations for a science-fiction movie called Argo - which, of course, became the name of a real-life 2012 Hollywood movie which was directed by and starred Ben Affleck - that ...

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  8. Footage, photos provide last word on 1979's Canadian Caper, with apologies to Ben AffleckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2017 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... under a CIA-concocted cover story that they were a film crew scouting locations for a science-fiction movie called Argo - which, of course, became the name of a real-life 2012 Hollywood movie which was directed by and starred Ben Affleck - that ...

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  9. Opinion 26 mins ago 5:11 p.m.An open letter to Ben AffleckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... his brother at the center of a tale. It worked big time! "The Town" grossed over $140 million on a modest budget. "Argo" was a huge hit. You get it, the goods were received well. Batman is another beast. If it is teased at all, the ice will hit the ...

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  10. a Hidden Figuresa keeps orbit at top; Affleck, Scorsese flopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2017 | WTNH

    ... took in $1.9 million in 747 theaters. "Live by Night" was Affleck's directorial follow-up to the best-picture winning "Argo." Written, directed and starring Affleck, it cost $90 million to make, though rebates and tax incentives lowered its budget ...

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  11. Hidden Figures' keeps orbit at top; Affleck, Scorsese flopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... took in $1.9 million in 747 theaters. "Live by Night" was Affleck's directorial follow-up to the best-picture winning "Argo." Written, directed and starring Affleck, it cost $90 million to make, though rebates and tax incentives lowered its budget ...

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  12. Ben Affleck says questions about Batman are 'pain in a**'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... any advice from me. He's got it all under control,' said Affleck who has Academy Awards for Good Will Hunting and for Argo. 'He's on cruise control. He's doing great. He's handling it great and I'm pulling for him.' Affleck has Academy Awards for ...

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  13. Ben Affleck and Martin Scorsese suffer in casualty strewn weekend at American box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... took in $2.68 million in 747 theatres. Live by Night was Affleck's directorial follow-up to the best-picture winning Argo . Written, directed and starring the Oscar winner, it cost $126 million to make, though rebates and tax incentives lowered its ...

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  14. Messina relished being comic relief to Ben AffleckRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | RTE.ie

    ... my friend holds up to the rules of the gangster." Messina, who previously appeared with Affleck in the Oscar-winning Argo , also said he shares his co-star's passion for the golden era of gangster movies such as the original Scarface and White Heat ...

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  15. "Hidden Figures" soars; Affleck, Scorsese tankRead the original story

    Jan 16, 2017 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... their considerable sway to get made. "Live by Night" was Affleck's directorial follow-up to the best-picture winning "Argo." Written, directed and starring Affleck, it cost $90 million to make, though rebates and tax incentives lowered its budget to ...

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  16. "Hidden Figures" tops the box office for second weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | CBS News

    ... it into the top 10 at the box office. "Live by Night" was Affleck's directorial follow-up to the best-picture winning "Argo." It cost $90 million to make, though rebates and tax incentives lowered its budget to $65 million. But critics said "Live by ...

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  17. 'Hidden Figures' keeps orbit at top; Affleck, Scorsese flopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2017 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... took in $1.9 million in 747 theaters. "Live by Night" was Affleck's directorial follow-up to the best-picture winning "Argo." Written, directed and starring Affleck, it cost $90 million to make, though rebates and tax incentives lowered its budget ...

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  18. 'Hidden Figures' wins a dismal MLK weekend at the box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | News Times

    ... has the power to fuel the box office for his directing/starring movies, and "Live By Night" was supposed to be like "Argo" and "The Town" before it. However, the movie was ignored during award season and slaughtered by critics (it has a 32% on ...

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  19. Ben Affleck, Martin Scorsese and - Monster Trucks' All Bomb...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2017 | SFGate

    ... which came in with high expectations since it is Affleck's first directing effort since his 2012 Oscar-winning hit "Argo." "The baked-in expectations that come along with the name Affleck or Scorsese attached to a project or a massive budget number ...

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  20. Ben Affleck's movie bombs at the box officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2016 | The Mercury

    ... a mere $7.2 million in 2,471 theatres. Live by Night was Affleck's directorial follow-up to the best-picture winning Argo . Written, directed and starring Affleck, it cost $120 million to make, though rebates and tax incentives lowered its budget to ...

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