Ben Affleck has given his fans a long list of films to cherish forever in his close to 30 years old career so far. The talented actor who is most famous in the world for playing Batman, made his debut in 1992 with School Ties. The film wasn’t huge but over the years, he grew as an actor and as a star also thus giving bigger grossers at the box office.
Ben Affleck is best known for his films like Phantoms, Dogma, Armageddon, The Accountant, Chasing Amy and many others but here’s a list of his Top 10 grossing films so far:
1) Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
The fans of the DC Universe were in for a huge treat as this 2016 film saw two of the biggest superheroes being pitched against each other. The film did an excellent business of $874 million at the worldwide box office. Apart from Ben Affleck, the film also had Henry Cavill, Gal Gadot, and others.
2) Justice League
Justice League had almost all the superheroes of DC coming together. The film starring Ben Affleck as Batman, Gal Gadot as Wonder Woman, Henry Cavill as Superman, Jason Momoa as Aquaman among others, did a worldwide business of $658 million at the box office. The Zack Snyder directed film wasn’t as big as it was touted. The new version i.e. Snyder Cut is slated to release next year.
The 1998 film is one of Ben Affleck’s early big hits and is still among his topmost ones. The sci-fi/ action film directed by Michael Bay also had Liv Tyler, Bruce Willis in lead. Armageddon did a worldwide business of $554 million according to Box Office Mojo and was top grosser of that year.
4) Pearl Harbor
The 2001 Romantic/War film was again directed by Michael Bay and received several awards including Oscars. At the worldwide box office, this Ben Affleck starrer did a business of $449 million.
5) Gone Girl
Ben Affleck starrer psychological thriller, Gone Girl did a lot of talking as it released in 2014. Directed by David Fincher, the film did a worldwide box office business of $369 million.
6) Shakespeare In Love
Along with Armageddon, Ben Affleck gave another huge grosser titled Shakespeare In Love that year. The John Madden directed period rom-com drama did a worldwide box office business of $289 million.
Ben Affleck directed and acted in the 2012 film Argo and it turned out to be both a critically and commercially successful film. Argo did a business of $232 million worldwide.
8) Good Will Hunting
The 1997 film directed by Gus Van Sant, also had Robin Williams and Matt Damon along with Ben Affleck. The film did a worldwide business of $226 million.
9) The Sum Of All Fears
Ben Affleck played the role of Jack Ryan in this 2002 spy thriller film. Directed by Phil Alden Robinson, The Sum Of All Fears also starred Morgan Freeman, James Cromwell, and did a worldwide business of $194 million.
The 2003 superhero film had Ben Affleck playing the title role. Directed by Mark Steven Johnson, the film also starred Jennifer Garner & Michael Clarke Duncan and did a worldwide business of $179 million.
Which is your most favourite film by Ben Affleck among all these?