Trailer: Ben Affleck Is “The Accountant”

“Warrior” helmer Gavin O’Connor takes on the assassin genre with “The Accountant,” a new thriller in which Ben Affleck plays a math savant who works as a freelance accountant for some of the world’s most dangerous criminal organizations. The film opens on October 14th.

With the Treasury Department’s Crime Enforcement Division, run by Ray King (J.K. Simmons), starting to close in, he takes on a legitimate client: a state-of-the-art robotics company where an accounting clerk (Anna Kendrick) has discovered a discrepancy involving millions of dollars. A body count begins to stack up.