Runner Runner (2013)

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Runner Runner Release Date
October 4, 2013
Runner Runner Synopsis
A businessman is caught up in the world of offshore online gaming.
Runner Runner Credits
Starring: Gemma Arterton, Justin Timberlake and Ben Affleck
Directed by: Brad Furman
Produced by: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jennifer Davisson Killoran, Brian Koppelman, David Levien, Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher, and Scott Steindorff
MPAA Rating: [ R ]
Distributor: Fox
Release Date:  October 4, 2013
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