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Affleck at Aero

The director will talk about "The Town."



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    BOSTON, MA - SEPTEMBER 14: Ben Affleck attends the premiere of "The Town" at Fenway Park on September 14, 2010 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Bryce Vickmark/Getty Images) *** Local Caption *** Ben Affleck

    Oh, hi, 2011.

    The first few days of a new year mean different things in different cities. In our own city, it means we're going to be seeing a lot of stars pretty much round the clock in all sorts of places. Stars in person, stars talking, stars making funny, stars sitting in chairs, occasionally taking sips of water while thinking over answers to audience questions.

    Ben Affleck Talks "Timely" New Film, Oscar Buzz

    [NATL] Ben Affleck Talks "Timely" New Film, Oscar Buzz
    Ben Affleck was at the "Company of Men Premiere," talking about how the film will resonate with viewers, as well as Oscar buzz for "The Town," and his and holiday plans, which include checking with the boss.
    (Published Thursday, Dec. 9, 2010)

    Wait, we just think we saw one walk by while we were typing that last sentence. Maybe not.

    It's the heart of movie season, a wonderful time for the LA-based film fan, because all sorts of people will be out talking about all sorts of films. Up this week: Ben Affleck, discussing his much-accoladed work "The Town." He'll be at the Aero on Thursday, Jan. 6, and his also much-accoladed film "Gone Baby Gone" will show after.

    Ben Affleck: Premiering "The Town" at Fenway Park is "Greatest Night" of My Career

    [NBCAH] Ben Affleck: Premiering "The Town" at Fenway Park is "Greatest Night" of My Career
    Ben Affleck chats about why premiering his new movie, "The Town," at Fenway Park is one of the best moments of his career. Plus, what did Blake Lively, Jon Hamm and Jeremy Renner think about working with Ben in his second big screen directorial effort?
    (Published Tuesday, March 4, 2014)

    We'll probably keep the term "much-accoladed" at the ready, since we are now in awards season. It's just handy is all.

    Time is 7:30 p.m. And put this in your "get this ticket in advance" file. Pronto.

    "The Town"

    [NATL] "The Town"
    Ben Affleck gets back behind the camera for this crime drama in which he also stars as a bank robber who falls for the one woman who can send him and his crew to jail. Co-stars Rebecca Hall, Jon Hamm, Jeremy Renner, Blake Lively and Chris Cooper. Opens Sept. 17.
    (Published Monday, July 19, 2010)