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The new movie, starring Ben Affleck and Anna Kendrick, is an action adventure movie acknowledging that, yes, even accountants can have an alternative life.

Christian Wolfe, played by Affleck, is a high-functioning autistic accountant who does taxes and forensic accounting by day but moonlights as an assassin. The movie is suspenseful and well-written and would even be enjoyable by those not familiar with the handful of accounting references.    

After spending a beautiful day celebrating October 15th at the outdoor range practicing with a sniper rifle, my accounting manager and I went to see the movie.

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Who said accountants can't have multiple talents?

Jody Padar, CPA, MST, is the chief executive officer and principal at New Vision CPA Group and the author of The Radical CPA.