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APES Director Rupert Wyatt to Helm Channing Tatum X-MEN Spinoff GAMBIT

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EW reports that Rise of the Planet of the Apes director Rupert Wyatt will helm the Channing Tatum starring Gambit mutant movie.

The filmmaker previously directed the Mark Wahlberg-fronted remake The Gambler, which failed to make big money or earn prestigious awards.

Weekend Box Office: THE HOBBIT 3 Dominated Post Christmas Too

Update: The Interview scored more than $15M in online rentals and sales between Wednesday, when it was released, and Saturday. Well played Sony.

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies stayed on the top of the box office again with $41.4M over Christmas weekend,

Weekend Box Office: THE HOBBIT Finale Dominated Pre-Christmas Frame

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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies is the weakest of the three Hobbit films in regards to plot, and is also the weakest opening of Peter Jackson’s six J.R.R. Tolkien adventures. But the threequel still pulled in $90.6 million in the U.S. and Canada and is still one of the season’s biggest releases.

Full-Length Trailer for THE GAMBLER, Starring Mark Wahlberg

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Following F-bomb-filled teaser for Rupert Wyatt’s remake The Gambler, Paramount Pictures has debuted the film’s first full-length trailer.

The film stars a slimmed-down Mark Wahlberg as a gambling addicted, college professor who bets it all when he borrows from a gangster (Michael Kenneth Williams) and offers his own life as collateral.

First Red Band Trailer for THE GAMBLER, Starring Mark Wahlberg

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Paramount UK has released the first red band trailer for director Rupert Wyatt’s loose remake of the 1974 classic The Gambler, starring Mark Wahlberg.

Yeah, John Goodman says “F*ck You!” a lot and Wahlberg knows when to hold ’em, knows when to f*ck you too, and judging by this first teaser for the film,

First Images from THE GAMBLER, Starring Mark Wahlberg

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Paramount has released the first images from Rupert Wyatt’s The Gambler remake courtesy of USA Today.

The first thing you’ll notice is that Mark Wahlberg has lost 60 pounds for the part. Transformers: Age of Extinction star plays a literature professor whose gambling spirals out of control.