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Trailer Debut: Gambit

Colin Firth and Cameron Diaz team up in the remake of 1966 crime caper Gambit, as the first trailer for the Joel and Ethan Coen penned film arrives online. Michael Hoffman (The Last Station, One Fine Day) directs this modern retelling which looks to bring a splash of the Coens’ humour to an Oceans Eleven […]

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Joel and Ethan Coen to dabble in horror?

Ah, those cheeky Coen brothers. If they’re not dooming their characters to lives of existential tragedy or holding a magnifying glass over them as if they were soon-to-be-ignited ants, they’re cracking wise with film journalists. In an interview with Empire, Ethan Coen discussed potential future projects. Although he dismissed the long-touted Barton Fink sequel Old […]

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>Diaz to star alongside Firth in Gambit

>Cameron Diaz is set to star opposite Colin Firth in Michael Hoffman’s remake of the 1966 action/comedy Gambit. Scripted by Joel and Ethan Coen, the film follows an art curator (Firth) who attempts to con a collector into purchasing a fake painting. According to Deadline, Diaz will star as a “Texas steer roper” who helps […]

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>Colin Firth is a great Gambit indeed

>Colin Firth is set to star in the upcoming remake of the 1966 UK action/comedy Gambit according to Deadline. The remake has been scripted by the Coen brothers and will be directed by Michael Hoffman (One Fine Day, The Last Station). The story follows a cat burglar (Firth; Michael Caine in the original) and his […]

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