MOVIE NEWS: ‘Live by Night’: Ben Affleck’s gangster flick a stylish misfire

‘Live by Night’: Ben Affleck’s gangster flick a stylish misfire. A friend is spinning you a yarn, a fascinating, complicated beast of a story but the party’s too loud and you only catch a few snippets. They’re intriguing enough to suck you in, but they are just as equally confusing, fragmentary and awfully frustrating.

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