Ben Affleck is a cool '80s uncle in the trailer for George Clooney's The Tender Bar
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Affleck stars alongside Tye Sheridan, Christopher Lloyd, and Lily Rabe in the coming-of-age film
Ben Affleck's next feature is a sentimental, if not outright sappy, 1970s -19 80s set coming-of-age feature helmed by director George Clooney. The Tender Bar stars Affleck, Tye Sheridan (Ready Player One), Christopher Lloyd, and Lily Rabe as the dysfunctional 1970 s family trying to keep things afloat in their Long Island home.


Sheridan stars as J.R., a boy growing up without a father who's under the wing of his b ar-owning Uncle Charlie (Affleck). Charlie takes on the role of father figure, teaching J.R. about the "male sciences." He cultivates J.R.'s love of reading and writing as a young boy and supports him by telling him he's got "it,"—that is, the "it" you need to succeed in…
Gabrielle Sanchez
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