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'The Accountant' Crushes the Box Office Competition
The weekend box office numbers have been calculated, and "The Accountant" is the top film. The Ben Affleck thriller earned an estimated $24.7 million from Friday through Sunday to debut in first place. Affleck plays an accountant who works for criminal organizations. Things get hairy when he takes
Affleck's 'The Accountant' Tops Charts With $24.7 Million
Ben Affleck is still a box office draw outside of the bat suit. His new thriller "The Accountant" opened to a chart-topping $24.7 million this weekend, according to studio estimates Sunday. Gavin O'Connor directed the R-rated thriller, starring Affleck as an autistic mathematician. The film didn't
'The Accountant' Proves Ben Affleck Is a Solid Actor
Starring Ben Affleck, Anna Kendrick Rated - R Three-and-a-half out of five stars Even with his recent acting "comeback," I find Ben Affleck is still underrated. Sure, we understand he knows how to direct a film with the best of them, winning a Best Picture Oscar for "Argo," but as an actor, I don’t
Kids Brought J.K. Simmons to Film, and Maybe Back to Theater
Fans of J.K. Simmons' work in television and film may have the actor's two children to thank
J.K. Simmons on His Third Film With Ben Affleck , 'The Accountant'
J.K. Simmons is starring in his third film alongside Ben Affleck in the upcoming drama, "The Accountant." Simmons also stars with Affleck in the upcoming movies "The Justice League" and "The Batman." "Ben's riding my coattails," Simmons joked on ABC News' "Good Morning America." "His career needed
Review: A Superhero CPA in Ben Affleck's 'The Accountant'
Film Review: In Gavin O'Connor's "The Accountant," starring Ben Affleck, the paper-pushing CPA _ roughly the exact opposite of Schwarzenegger or Stallone _ gets his shot at action hero stardom
Pre-'Justice League,' Affleck, Simmons Bond on 'Accountant'
Ben Affleck has been thinking about J.K. Simmons a lot lately. The two are promoting their new film " The Accountant " together as Affleck puts the finishing touches on his script for "The Batman ," in which Simmons will play Commissioner Gordon opposite Affleck's Batman. The two also play the same
Anna Kendrick's Mom, a Real Accountant, Helped Her Prep for 'Accountant' Role
Anna Kendrick ’s mom, a real-life accountant, may be more excited about the upcoming film, “The Accountant,” than her daughter who stars in it. In order to prep for the role, Kendrick, who plays Dana, a whip-smart accounting clerk, got some inside tips from her mother in order to sound more
Die-Hard Patriots Fan Ben Affleck Gets Personalized Giants Jersey from Michael Strahan on 'GMA'
New England Patriots fan Ben Affleck laughed off a gift representing his rival team this morning, as former NFL defensive end Michael Strahan presented the actor with a personalized New York Giants jersey. "I know you're a Patriots guy, this is burning you right now isn't it?" Strahan joked as he