'The Tender Bar' Trailer Has One Batman Directing Another Batman

'The Tender Bar' Trailer Has One Batman Directing Another Batman

Two former-Batman actors come together in The Tender Bar. Directed by George Clooney and based on Pulitzer Prize winning author J.R. Moehringer’s memoir of the same name, the coming-of-age drama stars Ben Affleck as a Long Island bartender who becomes a father figure to his nephew (Tye Sheridan). It’s a smaller, more personal story than we’re used to seeing from Clooney, who tends to make historical dramas, political thrillers, or in the case of last year’s The Midnight Sky, science-fiction films. Outside of Affleck and Sheridan, the cast also includes Lily Rabe and Christopher Lloyd, who never played Batman but he really should have. Here’s the official plot summary: The Tender Bar tells the story of J.R., a fatherless boy growing up in the glow of a bar where the …
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