In recent weeks, Benjamin Affleck-Boldt, known as Ben Affleck, is most famous for his marriage to Jennifer Lopez. Fans can also find him in an action movie in 2023, but (maybe) also as Batman in Aquaman 2 and The Flash. In the meantime, we invite you to discover our selection of best movies with Ben Affleck. Let’s go !
Here is our selection of the 5 best films with Ben Affleck
Uncontrolled Skids (2002) – Drama
In this dramatic film, Ben Affleck plays Gavin Banek, a brilliant lawyer whose career is about to take things up a notch. He just has to bring valuable documents to court. But nothing goes as planned when his car crashes into that of Doyle Gipson, an insurance agent who must also go to court as soon as possible if he does not want to lose custody of his children. Instead of settling things amicably and moving on, the two men will get in the way of each other, turning their respective day into real hell.
The Company Men (2010) – Drama
This film follows three men suddenly faced with unemployment, which forces them to reconsider the kind of life they have led until now as men, but also as husbands and fathers. Ben Affleck thus embodies Bobby Walker, a promising young executive who led the good life with his family before everything changed because of his dismissal. Unable to find work, he will ask for help from his brother-in-law whom he had always underestimated until now.
Argo (2012) – Thriller
In this political thriller, Ben Affleck tries his hand at directing, in addition to playing the leading role. Based on a true story, the film chronicles the rescue of six American hostages when the United States Embassy in Tehran is stormed by an Iranian paramilitary organization. Ben Affleck plays Tony Mendez, a CIA agent who is responsible for exfiltrating hostages discreetly. But President Carter suddenly decides to cancel everything in favor of an armed intervention. Mendez, however, decides to continue his mission as planned to the detriment of the orders received…
Gone Girl (2014) – Thriller
This psychological thriller recounts the hell experienced by a husband suspected of murdering his wife. At first glance, Nick and Amy Dunne look like the perfect couple. And yet, when his wife mysteriously disappears on their fifth wedding anniversary, Nick remains utterly apathetic. An investigation is opened and the police find many clues that suggest that Amy was murdered and that Nick is the culprit. Harassed by the police and the media, the latter will try to understand what really happened. Who killed Amy? But above all, why?
Mr. Wolff (2016) – Action, thriller
In this action-packed film, Ben Affleck slips into the skin of Christian Wolff, an autistic and mathematical genius. At first glance, Mr. Wolff is an accountant with no history, but this is only a cover. The truth is that he works as an enforcer for powerful and dangerous criminal organizations under the code name “The Accountant”. However, things turn against him and Mr. Wolff becomes the target of assassins just as formidable as him. Immersed in the heart of a vast conspiracy, he will do everything to discover the truth, but above all to stay alive.