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Ben Affleck Talks Adapting 'The Stand'

Ben Affleck Talks Adapting 'The Stand'

Ben Affleck gets into his car after doing some shopping on Sunday (November 18) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 40-year-old actor, who was recently named GQ‘s Filmmaker of the Year, talked with the mag about his troubles with adapting the book The Stand into a film.

“It’s not ready; it’s not good enough yet. Right now we’re having a very hard time,” Ben said. “But I like the idea—it’s like The Lord of the Rings in America. And it’s about how we would reinvent ourselves as a society. If we started all over again, what would we do?”

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