By Gillian Flynn Directed by David Fincher. With Ben Affleck, Rosamund Pike, Neil Patrick Harris, Tyler Perry. With his wife's disappearance having become the focus of an intense media circus, a man sees the spotlight turned on him when it's suspected that he may not be innocent.
Live by Night (December 25, 2016) 2017) Directed/Screenplay by Ben Affleck. Cinnematography Robert Richardson. Producers: Ben Affleck, Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Todd, Jennifer Davisson Killoran. Stars: Elle Fanning, Brendan Gleeson, Chris Messina, Sienna Miller. Set in the 1920/1930s, the story follows Joe Coughlin, the prodigal son of a Boston police captain. After moving to Ybor City, Tampa, Florida, he becomes a bootlegger and a rum-runner and, later, a notorious gangster.
Argo - I see a lot of movies each year. So far, Argo is the best film I have seen in 2012. It is an interesting historical drama that still feels very timely with today's news. The actors are all very good. There is even some humor in this otherwise intense and suspense-filled story.