posted at 10/7/2010 9:02 AM EDTWith the opening of Ben Affleck’s set-in-Charlestown bank robber film, “The Town,’’ many Townies are wondering whether they’re about to get the broad-brush treatment as a community where just about everyone is a criminal or knows one.What did you think of the portrayal of Charlestown of Affleck's latest film? Did you feel there was a negative stereotype inflicted upon Charlestown, or were you satisfied with the result? Share your opinions of "The Town" here.
Re: The Town
posted at 4/30/2011 2:12 PM EDTNegative Stereotype of Charlestown? It could never happen. Local comedian Steve Sweeney used to say years ago, that he was 30 years old and from Charlestown, and all his friends were dead.