If you’ve paid attention to indie film over the past few years, there’s a good chance you’re familiar with Chris Messina’s work — but he wasn’t always one of Hollywood’s most sought-after actors. In his own words, Messina recounts a career trajectory full of challenges, from getting cut out of a Meryl Streep movie and nearly quitting the business to stumbling over Aaron Sorkin’s complex dialogue on The Newsroom.
Watch Ben Affleck hunt for his missing wife in director David Fincher’s theatrical adaptation of Gillian Flynn’s acclaimed novel.
Every year, The Razzies honor the worst cinematic achievements. But not all ignoble offerings are created equal — in fact, some movies are so bad, they’re good! And these are BuzzFeed’s favorite films that fall into that category.
Also: They have no idea what a backslash is. It’s kind of cute, actually.
We don’t all have that accent.
Plus this year’s 15 most intriguing Sundance films, 8 actors who have won an Oscar and a Razzie, and 10 things about college that high school didn’t prepare you for.
The signs were always there!
Looking back at 10 years ago, to the people and events that mattered to us then.
Being a chosen person on Christmas isn’t so bad. Here are 30 movies that capture something about Jewish culture.
Where would we be without photos of JTT awkwardly holding cute animals?
Fast & Furious 6 star Gal Gadot will play the Amazonian princess. The Justice League is coming together!
As told by screenwriter Max Landis. Now this would make an interesting Ben Affleck/Batman movie.
He was 17 when he played Hot Guy With His Parents’ Car in this mega-cool Burger King commercial.
Comedian Pete Holmes plays Ben Affleck as Batman in this hilarious re-cut trailer for Good Will Hunting. NSFW language.
Would a respected action star ever play a dude named Dink Heimowitz? You may be surprised.
Coach says he’s happy with the way the football series ended. Plus, he shares his thoughts on playing the anti-hero in The Spectacular Now and Affleck as Batman.
You seriously have to see this. Oh yeah, Ben Affleck as Batman in it too.
Plus stunning photos from the edge of an erupting volcano, the question of why Ben Affleck would want to risk playing Batman, and the ultimate in cockroach-related nightmare fuel.
Let’s take a trip back to 2006, when Heath Ledger (mostly known at the time for his role in Brokeback Mountain) was cast as the most iconic comic book villain of all time. (h/t doddsykins)
The new Batman star and his wife have given thousands to Booker’s campaigns over the last seven years.
The fight against the great social injustice of our day.
UPDATED: The Oscar-winning actor-writer-director will star opposite Henry Cavill in 2015’s sequel to Man of Steel. And Cory Booker, at least, is excited.
We haven’t seen Ben this evil since his Mallrats days. Looks like Runner Runner will be a must-see.
You can tell that he tried to play it all cool but ended up looking super excited anyway.
ICYMI, they appeared together on Saturday Night Live over the weekend to prove it. Cuteness ahead.
He’s alongside Bill Hader, so you might as well watch this and get as much Hader Time™ in as possible before he leaves the show.
The cult-classic coming-of-age movie is 20 years old, and it’s time to see what happened to the students of Lee High School.