Ben Affleck Closing in on Directing and Starring In ‘Witness for the Prosecution’ for Fox

Ben Affleck, who recently finished up shooting “Live by Night,” is looking to direct again with Fox’s “Witness for the Prosecution.” Deadline reports that 20th Century Fox and Affleck are close to nailing down a deal for the pic, which is an adaptation of a short story and play by classic mystery writer, Agatha Christie. The […]


‘Live by Night’ to Be Released in December, According to Star Elle Fanning

This year’s awards season is already chock-full of exciting potentials, and back in June it seemed Warner Bros. was potentially planning on having a horse in the race with its upcoming Ben Affleck vehicle “Live by Night.” It was announced at the time that the project, which was originally scheduled to be released Oct. 20, 2017, would […]


WATCH: Latest Trailer for ‘The Accountant’ Gives Look Into Ben Affleck’s Character

  Ben Affleck plays an accountant in his latest film, the aptly titled “The Accountant.” The newest trailer for the film, which was released today, gives a better look at Affleck’s complicated character. In the film, Affleck plays Christian Wolff, a math savant with more affinity for numbers than people. Behind the cover of a […]


Ben Affleck’s ‘Live by Night’ Moved Up, Sparks Awards Season Talks

This year’s awards season is already chock-full of exciting potentials such as: Denis Villeneuve‘s “Arrival,” Ang Lee‘s “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk,” Kenneth Lonergan‘s “Manchester By The Sea,” Garth Davis‘ “Lion,” Damien Chazelle‘s “La La Land,” Morten Tyldum‘s “Passengers,” David Frankel‘s “Collateral Beauty,” Jeff Nichols’ “Loving,” and Nate Parker’s “Birth of a Nation,” just to name a few. Now […]


WATCH: First Trailer for ‘The Accountant’ Is a Dark Mystery with Ben Affleck

As Ben Affleck took on the Caped Crusader this year with “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice,” his next venture will teaming up with Gavin O’Connor on his latest effort “The Accountant.”  Also starring Academy Award nominees Anna Kendrick, John Lithgow, Oscar-winner J.K. Simmons, and Emmy winner Jeffrey Tambor, “The Accountant” tells the story of […]


Zack Snyder Would Like to See Ben Affleck Direct New ‘Batman’ Film

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” is not yet three weeks old and already rumors of a subsequent “Batman” spin-off film have been flying around. The director of the film, Zack Snyder, says he would love to see none other than star Ben Affleck direct the spin-off. Speaking to, Snyder said, “I keep working […]


Historical Circuit: Hollywoodland (★★★)

Thin back, before the days when Ben Affleck won an Academy Award for Best Picture, before he was a director at all, back to the years 2000-2005 when Affleck was box office poison. Despite winning an Academy Award for screenwriting, the new millenium saw Affleck struggle to find projects that allowed him any growth as an actor […]


Film Review: Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice (★★)

Working through the early announcements to now, and finally seeing the result of Zack Snyder’s “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” has been like going through the seven stages of grief and loss.  With the film’s challenging flaws to overcome, there’s some exciting and pulse-pounding moments to admire greatly.  Let’s work through it: Step 1 […]

Amber Heard

Amber Heard Confirms Role in “Justice League,” “Aquaman”

Back in January, actress Amber Heard was rumored to be starring in the upcoming “Justice League” and “Aquaman” films as Mera, eventual queen of Atlantis and love interest of Aquaman. Now, the actress is officially confirming the news, as well as providing a few details on the character’s look. “It’s interesting,” Heard told Entertainment Tonight, […]


Digital Circuit: Kate McKinnon and Kumail Nanjiani take on “Carol” and “Room” for the Indie Spirits

Welcome to Digital Circuit! A new roundup of the funniest TV and film related viral videos to hit the internet this week.  Every Friday, we’ll collect some of the most interesting and talk-worthy videos for you to find, all in one place. Let’s check out some of the highlights: For hosting the 2016 Independent Spirit Awards, unlikely […]