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Mark Wahlberg's 'The Gambler' to roll out world premiere at AFI Fest
Mark Wahlberg's 'The Gambler' to roll out world premiere at AFI Fest

"The Gambler" is ready to show its hand. Paramount Pictures' drama starring Mark Wahlberg will make its world premiere at AFI Fest on Nov. 10, festival organizers announced Monday. Directed by by Rupert Wyatt ("Rise of the Planet of the Apes") from a screenplay by William Monahan (an Oscar winner for "The Departed"), "The Gambler" tells the story of an English professor (Wahlberg) who moonlights as a high-stakes gambler and risks everything when he borrows from a gangster (Michael Kenneth Williams) while offering his own life as collateral. Wahlberg's films "The Fighter" and "Lone Survivor" previously bowed at AFI...

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