Bank robbing way of life in 'The Town'

Movie review: In "The Town,” Ben Affleck stars as the leader of an efficient and seemingly bulletproof crew of heavily-armed thieves who almost always make a clean getaway in their robberies in the Boston area.

Published: September 17, 2010
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Ben Affleck's "The Town” is a wild, thrilling cops-and-robbers ride through some of the meanest streets of Boston that is derailed too often by over-the-top action sequences and story turns that strain believability.
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MOVIE REVIEW

"The Town”

R2:052½ stars

Starring: Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall, Jon Hamm, Jeremy Renner, Blake Lively, Titus Welliver, Pete Postlethwaite, Chris Cooper.

(Strong violence, pervasive language, some sexuality and drug use)

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