Runner Runner

Genre: Mystery, Suspense, and Drama

Director: Brad Furman

Starring: Ben Affleck, Justin Timberlake, Gemma Arterton, Anthony Mackie, Ben Schwartz


Richie, a Princeton University student who pays for his tuition with the fruit of his on-line gambling, bottoms out and travels to Costa Rica to confront an 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.