Posts Tagged ‘ben affleck’

Zack Snyder’s Justice League

[This is a SPOILER-FREE review.] Since you may be embarking on a 4-hour journey (or may have already), I’ll get this out there at the top of the review, so as not to add to your plate: Is Zack Snyder’s fully realized vision for Justice League better than the 2017 theatrical cut? Yes. Is it a […]

The Way Back

A fairly atypical sports story that features one of Ben Affleck's finest performances as a drunk given one last chance at redemption.

New to View: May 19

Because of the coronavirus pandemic, many distributors have closed their warehouses and are not releasing 4K UHD, Blu-ray or DVD titles. Instead, they are offering digital releases of many titles at Movies Anywhere, Amazon and other sites. The following titles are being released on Tuesday, May 19, unless otherwise noted: The Way Back (Blu-ray + […]

The Way Back

Affleck's personal performance, and a commitment to earnest human drama over sports cliché makes this "coach movie" distinctive and worthwhile.

Justice League

It's just like "The Avengers"... if every imaginable thing had gone wrong. This film is awful. And expensive.

Justice League

Occasionally goofy and sporting a generic doom-bringer villain, "Justice League" nevertheless finally delivers a worthy DC Comics flick.

New to View: March 21

Ben Affleck's gangster thriller, the animated hit "Sing" and the videogame adaptation "Assassin's Creed" lead this week's new Blu-ray and DVD releases.

Live By Night

Ben Affleck certainly knows how to shoot himself as a director, and how to shoot himself in the foot as a screenwriter.