Tag: Ben Affleck

Armageddon Review

This is brain-dead cinema, where the fast and loose science is just sort of there in an attempt to stop people from thinking too long.

Extract Review

... without David Koechner playing the annoying neighbor Nathan, Extract would be completely devoid of humor.

State of Play Review

State of Play’s lead character is Cal McAffrey (Russell Crowe), a scruffy-looking reporter for the Washington Globe. He has shared a longtime with Congressman Stephen Collins (Ben Affleck), a …

The Sum of All Fears Review

Waiting a while to push out another Tom Clancy/Jack Ryan escapade after Clear and Present Danger led to a few problems. The jolt of a mis-cast Ben Affleck is …

Daredevil: The Director’s Cut Review

When audiences had their first glimpse of the Ben Affleck starring Daredevil back in 2003, reception was less than stellar. That reaction led to a director’s cut that supposedly …

Pearl Harbor Review

To hate most of Pearl Harbor is natural. It’s not that the viewer becomes impatient waiting for the attack, it’s that the build-up to get there is simply a …