Justin Timberlake plays a smarty pants who gets way over his head with a psycho Ben Affleck, all the while trying to romance a smoking hot Gemma Arterton, and avoiding the federal advances of G-Man Anthony Mackie. It all makes for a very complicated life for our hero, but if anyone can do it, it’s the guy from N’Sync. Check out three clips and a batch of new images from Brad Furman’s “Runner, Runner”.
Here’s a rule about gambling, kids: you will never, ever come out on top. If people actually won at gambling, casinos would go out of business. Think about it.
Princeton grad student Richie, believing he’s been swindled, travels to Costa Rica to confront online gambling tycoon Ivan Block. Richie is seduced by Block’s promise of immense wealth, until he learns the disturbing truth about his benefactor. When the FBI tries to coerce Richie to help bring down Block, Richie faces his biggest gamble ever: attempting to outmaneuver the two forces closing in on him.
Starring Justin Timberlake, Ben Affleck, Gemma Arteron, and Anthony Mackie.
Beat the house this September 27, 2013.