Hot Trailer: ‘Gambit’

By | Wednesday September 26, 2012 @ 1:30pm PDT

Here’s the first UK trailer for Gambit. The remake of the 1966 Michael Caine-Shirley MacLaine heist pic is written by Joel and Ethan Coen and stars Colin Firth, Cameron Diaz, Alan Rickman and Tom Courtenay. It’s slated to be released in the UK on November 21. CBS Films has … Read More »

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CBS Films Shifts Dates For ‘Gambit’, ‘7500’

By | Wednesday May 9, 2012 @ 12:53pm PDT

CBS Films has adjusted release dates for a couple of its movies. Director Michael Hoffman’s Gambit is shifting to October 12, 2012 from its previous date of January 11, 2013. The romantic comedy was written by Joel Cohen and Ethan Coen and stars Colin Firth, Alan Rickman and Cameron Diaz. … Read More »

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CBS Films Dates Trio Of Feature Pick-Ups

By | Thursday March 15, 2012 @ 10:06pm PDT

CBS Films, which has already released the Daniel Radcliffe starrer The Woman In Black and Salmon Fishing In The Yemen this year, has dated three additional titles due out in the next 12 months. The dramatic romance The Words, starring Bradley Cooper as a writer who claims another man’s long-lost work as his own, will be released wide on September 21. CBS Films picked up the film, which also stars Jeremy Irons, Dennis Quaid, Olivia Wilde and Zoe Saldana, at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year.

Colin Farrell, Sam Rockwell, Christopher Walken, Woody Harrelson, Tom Waits and Olga Kurylenko star in the action comedy Seven Psychopaths, which was written and directed by In Bruges’ Martin McDonagh. It’s about a screenwriter whose friends draw him into a dog kidnapping scheme. It will be get a limited release on November 2. Read More »

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CBS Films Acquires Colin Firth-Cameron Diaz Redo ‘Gambit’

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: CBS Films has acquired U.S. distribution rights to Gambit. The film has a script by Joel and Ethan Coen, and Colin Firth and Cameron Diaz are set … Read More »

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Colin Firth In Talks For ‘Gambit’ Redo

Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Colin Firth is in talks to star in Gambit, the Joel and Ethan Coen-scripted remake of the 1966 British action comedy that starred Michael Caine and Shirley MacLaine. The Last Station’s Michael Hoffman is directing.

Firth is again in the … Read More »

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‘Gambit’ Remake Gets Funding And Director

By | Thursday November 18, 2010 @ 12:22pm PST
Mike Fleming

EXCLUSIVE: Things are finally looking up for Gambit, the Joel and Ethan Coen-scripted remake of the 1966 British caper comedy which originally starred Michael Caine and Shirley MacLaine. Upstart company Crime Scene Pictures has signed on to finance the … Read More »

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