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Popcorn Preview: True Detective

Leslie Sisman | Posted 04.04.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Our sense is that True Detective will be as much about understanding what happened between Hart and Cohle as solving a murder. Because of the interviews, we know something about how things turn out. But that only makes it harder to work out.

The Reason Ben Affleck Wanted To Be Batman

Mike Ryan | Posted 01.23.2014 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

After all of the critical acclaim Ben Affleck has received in recent years -- culminating with Argo, a movie that he both directed and starred, winning best picture earlier this year -- why in the world would he want to play Batman? I have a better grasp on this after watching Affleck in Runner, Runner, of all things.

An Interview With Dennis Lehane

Andrew Cotto | Posted 07.17.2013 | Books
Andrew Cotto

Dennis joined me to discuss a myriad of current projects, his novels as films, the state of the publishing industry, the state of his hometown after the Boston Marathon bombings, as well as this season's Yankees/Red Sox rivalry.

Is 'Argo' Ben Affleck's Best Movie?

Mike Ryan | Posted 12.10.2012 | Entertainment
Mike Ryan

On Friday, Argo, one of the most critically acclaimed movies of the year -- and a bona fide Oscar contender -- will get released into a movie theate...

Dennis Lehane: Between Dorchester Ave and Sunset Boulevard (VIDEO)

Christopher Lydon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Christopher Lydon

Dennis Lehane so rules the neighborhood of Noir ("Nwaaah," as we say in Boston) that he gets street credit for work he didn't write, like "The Departe...

Amy Ryan on In Treatment: She Owns It

Nancy Doyle Palmer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Nancy Doyle Palmer

Amy Ryan is a star but not a celebrity -- an artist with such a startling intelligence and mercurial range that the match-up with the brooding and powerful Gabriel Byrne seems logical and effortless.

'Gone Baby Gone' Actress Jill Quigg Arrested For Breaking & Entering

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

QUINCY, Mass. — An actress acclaimed for her tough-talking performance in the 2007 film "Gone Baby Gone" is facing charges after she and another...

Movie Review: The Town

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Gripping and moving at the same time, The Town is a solid heist movie whose fleshed-out characters give the story the weight it requires to be more than just a caper film.

Dennis Lehane and His Dream Island

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Dennis Lehane gets ideas for novels all the time. But here's the key question: Once you've had the idea, can you sustain it?

Michael Kenneth Williams Talks Wonderful World and Omar of The Wire

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

"I'm a little rusty at chess," Williams says. "Matthew [Broderick] has got me by a hair." Williams smiles at the memory -- and seems tickled simply by the fact that he's a working actor.

Interview With Ben Affleck: A Lonely Childhood And Sudden Fame

Parade | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

n this week's issue of PARADE, Ben Affleck talks to Dotson Rader about his new movie, his loving family and what pushed him to change his life. Below,...

Ben Affleck: Dating Jennifer Lopez "Was Probably Bad For My Career"

Just Jared | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Boston boy Ben Affleck is the November 2007 cover boy for Details Magazine. He pimps the crime thriller Gone Baby Gone adapted and directed by himself...

Ben Affleck's New Film Delayed Abroad Due To Kidnapped Madeleine

This is London | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

The UK release of a new film by Ben Affleck about the kidnapping of a little girl has been put on hold till next year because of uncomfortable paralle...

Ben Affleck's Directorial Debut Gets Raves: "A Splendidly Executed Film"

Hollywood Reporter/Reuters | Kirk Honeycutt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Ben Affleck seemed like a promising young actor when he starred in "Chasing Amy" a decade ago. A year later, he and Matt Damon won an Oscar for their ...

Casey Affleck's Breakout Fall Roles

New York Magazine | Logan Hill | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

Casey Affleck is not the Nanny-Shagging Fop, the Bongo-Bopping Jock, the Eternally Rehabbing Genius, the Square-Jawed Humanitarian, or the Nice-Guy Ac...