What is ‘Live By Night’?


Fan Contributor managing editor Nick Nunziata reviews Ben Affleck’s fourth film as a director, Live by Night. The film is a prohibition-era gangster film that features Affleck as a man who rises to power in Florida’s rum trade and the delicate house of cards around him as he clashes with rival gangs, the local government, and the KKK. Featuring Elle Fanning, Zoe Saldana, Chris Cooper, and Brendan Gleeson, the film aspires to be an epic crime classic but does it make the grade?

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