Topic: Ben Affleck
A new version of a Henry James novel and a Shakespeare adaptation by Joss Whedon were standouts.
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At a House subcommittee hearing, Ben Affleck and Enough Project founder John Prendergast said the US needs to make a stronger commitment to ending the conflict in Congo by appointing a special envoy.
03/09/2011 03:55 pm
The film gives a realistic look at how job loss can cause loss of identity and purpose.
03/04/2011 12:35 pm
Two private investigators are forced to deal with the aftermath of a case that has haunted them for more than a decade, Herman Melville sets sail, and an Israeli mother goes for a very long walk in this month’s roundup of new fiction.
12/02/2010 04:45 pm
The Company Men: Ben Affleck and Kevin Costner illustrate our recession trauma in this latest release.
10/22/2010 01:08 pm
'Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps' brought in $19 million this weekend. It edged ahead of the children's 3-D fantasy film 'Legend of the Guardians,' but Guardians may have longer legs.
09/27/2010 10:23 am
'The Town' has earned rave reviews. This is the second movie directed by Ben Affleck, who stars alongside Jeremy Renner, Rebecca Hall, Jon Hamm and Chris Cooper.
09/20/2010 01:12 pm
The Red Sox may be struggling to make the playoffs this season, but Boston is a perennial box-office favorite. The latest Boston-based film to hit silver screens is "The Town," starring and directed by local boy Ben Affleck. The top 10 Boston-based films, ranked by US box-office receipts, includes the Sox-centered "Fever Pitch," according to Turner Classic Movies and IMDB.com. Also on the list is the 1968 version of "The Thomas Crown Affair" starring Steve McQueen, which was shot on Boston's Beacon Hill. Do your favorite Boston films make the top 5?
09/17/2010 08:34 pm
Ben Affleck stars as a robber ringleader in ‘The Town,’ a dark drama with a cliché-ridden script.
09/17/2010 03:03 pm