Richie, a Princeton college student who pays for school with on-line gambling, bottoms out and travels to Costa Rica to confront the on-line mastermind, Ivan, whom he believes has swindled him. Ivan sees a kindred spirit in Richie and brings the younger man into his operation. When the stakes get incredibly high and dangerous, and Richie comes to fully understand the deviousness of his new boss, he tries to turn the tables on him.
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Runner Runner is the sort of generic crime thriller - stick-figure characters, pointless muddle of plot, people entering and exiting SUVs and Lear jets with a sense of urgency - that feels like it could drag on forever, and drag us down into a purgatory of stupefaction with it. » Read more
Rfor language and some sexual content
Cast:Daniel Booko; David Costabile; Ben Affleck; Oliver Cooper; Anthony Mackie; Gemma Arterton; Diana Laura; Ben Schwartz; Justin Timberlake; Sam Palladio
Directed by:Brad Furman
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Genre:Drama; Suspense, Thriller