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Dennis Lehane's 'Gone Baby Gone' Series Gets Fox Pilot Order

Fox's untitled drama will spotlight private detectives Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro: "...who, armed with their wits, street knowledge and undeniable chemistry, right the wrongs that the law can't in a working-class Boston borough of Dorchester."Directed by Ben Affleck (Good Will Hunting) in his directorial debut, the 2007 film starred Casey Affleck and Michelle Monaghan as[...]

A24 Releases A Poster And Trailer For 'A Ghost Story'

It is written and directed by David Lowery and stars Casey Affleck and Rooney Mara. Ghost Story will be released on July 7, 2017.A24 has released a poster and trailer for Sundance Film Festival movie A Ghost Story An extremely unconventional movie A Ghost Story was not only praised by critics, including yours truly,[...]

Rogue One's Felicity Jones Will Host Saturday Night Live When It Returns In January

The video features a guest appearance by actual Run DMC's Darryl McDaniels as well. follows last night's hosting stint by Manchester By The Sea's Casey Affleck, whose most hilarious performance last night was playing an average Bostonian Dunkin Donuts customer in a parody Dunkin Donuts commercial. the most talked about sketch from last night's episode[...]

'Manchester By The Sea' Shows Us What Grief Really Looks Like

As the movie unfolds we find out what makes Lee (Casey Affleck as cold as the brutal winters of Northern Massachusetts This is a movie with a central 'mystery' in the sense that we don't know what happened to make Lee infamous along with the rest of the small town or what was the catalyst[...]

Chris Pine Leads Disney's The Finest Hours

Disney has released the first trailer for their new film The Finest Hours starring Chris Pine, Casey Affleck and Eric Bana The story tells of the greatest small boat rescue in Coast Guard history. On February 18, 1952, a massive nor’easter struck New England, pummeling towns along the Eastern seaboard and wreaking havoc on the ships[...]

Mark Romanek In Talks To Direct Casey Affleck In Boston Strangler Drama

Variety reports Romanek is in talks to direct the Warner Bros film which has Casey Affleck set to star in the true life murder mystery.In the vein of Zodiac and Seven, the story follows an ambitious detective desperate to catch the most notorious killer of his time in the early 1960s Under heavy public scrutiny,[...]

Weisz, Hall, Watts Wanted For Wife Swap With Affleck And Damon

The script is written by Ben and Casey Affleck, while Ben and Matt are expected to play Kekich and Peterson.The New York Post reports that candidates for the swapped wives include Naomi Watts, Rachel Weisz and Rebecca Hall.*However, a spanner in the works comes from Kekich himself who is trying to block the film[...]

Casey Affleck And Andrew Dominik Reteam To Take Crime Out Of Boston

Another of this week's esteemed guests (ahem) will be Casey Affleck, courtesy of a pre-recorded interview During his chat with Kevin "BDK" McCarthy, Affleck let loose a few little bits and pieces about an upcoming project: In January I'm going to do a movie with Andrew Dominik again.. I don’t know if I’m allowed to talk[...]

So Letterman Did Know Joaquin Phoenix Was Faking It

This story lay dormant on the internet for a couple of weeks, before being roused today in light of Casey Affleck's recent confession, but according to Letterman writer Bill Scheft, the chat show host knew full well that Joaquin was faking his descent into rag-tag delusion for the documentary film I'm Still Here.Here's an excerpt[...]

Casey Affleck Admits That Joaquin Phoenix Was Faking It For I'm Still Here

Director Casey Affleck has confessed: I'm Still Here is fiction.Is this a crushing disappointment? Or does it give us license to enjoy, at last, what appeared to be the mental degradation of a poor unfortunate individual?Affleck told the NY Times: It’s a terrific performance, it’s the performance of his career. And he went on to confirm that[...]

Poster And Graffiti Marketing For Joaquin Phoenix Doc, I'm Still Here

Here's some funny marketing materials for Casey Affleck's documentary about the "lost year" of Joaquin Phoenix, I'm Still Here You can judge if they're funny peculiar of funny ha-ha.The poster came from IMDB (where I had to zoom out to even be able to nick it, so go there if you want a slightly bigger[...]