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Live By Night: Ben Affleck posts first shot from the set of Dennis Lehane adaptation

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Ben Affleck’s Live By Night may have been delayed by its director’s caped commitments, but it’s still powering ahead; the film adaptation of Dennis Lehane’s Prohibition-set crime novel began shooting today.

The actor otherwise known as Batman marked the occasion by tweeting a picture of the film’s first shot. As you might expect, the image doesn’t offer a lot of information, just a man and a boy (in what certainly looks like early-20th-century garb). See below. 

Live By Night is currently set for an October 2016 release. Affleck stars in the film, alongside Sienna Miller, Elle Fanning, and Zoe Saldana.