Runner Runner [movies]
When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.
Runner, Runner is an upcoming 2013 crime drama thriller film directed by Brad Furman, and written by Brian Koppelman and David Levien. The film stars Justin Timberlake, Gemma Arterton and Ben Affleck, and was produced by Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Davisson Killoran, Michael Shamberg, and Stacey Sher.
Richie Furst is a Princeton student who is cheated out of his tuition money by playing online poker. When he learns that the site is hosted from a remote island location, he goes to confront the site’s corrupt owner, Ivan Block, but is lured into becoming Ivan’s protégé and right-hand man. Their relationship starts to reach a boiling point all while an FBI agent Zbysko, tries to use Richie to bring Ivan down.
– Justin Timberlake as Richie Furst
– Ben Affleck as Ivan Block
– Gemma Arterton as Rebecca Shafran
– Anthony Mackie as Agent Zbysko
– David Costabile as Professor Hornstein
– Sam Palladio as Shecky
– Oliver Cooper as Andrew Cronin
– Ben Schwartz
– Laurence Mason as Governor
– Dayo Okeniyi as Perdeep
– Louis Lombardi as Archie
– Daniel Booko
– Yul Vazquez as Delegate Herrera