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08 August 2012  |  Written by Helen O'Hara  |  Source: Yahoo

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Following a storming game the other night between the US women's team and Canada in the Olympics, football (soccer) is so hot right now. So what better time to debut the trailer for Playing For Keeps, the new football-themed rom-com from Gabriele Mucino?

The director of The Pursuit Of Happyness sticks to similar territory in what looks like a feelgood story of a divorced couple: former professional football player George (Gerard Butler) and his ex Stacie (Jessica Biel), who have a son together (Noah Lomax). But with George unable to settle to anything and Stacie preparing to re-marry, some big decisions face both of them.

The film also features Catherine Zeta-Jones, Dennis Quaid and Uma Thurman, as well as Gerard Butler getting to live what we suspect is a personal fantasy and sport a Celtic strip. Playing For Keeps is out on February 1, 2013.


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For fricks sake Empire how much do you love Gerard and this new movie?!!! For a couple of weeks now I've clicked on links for trailers to various movies which have led me to this page! This is supposed to be a trailer for Stolen starting Nick Nolte! I get it that you like the guy and you want people to watch his movies but manipulating links to enhance your bro-mance......?!! More

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Gerry Butler playing for Celtic. Batter on. Now if only he and Jessica could sign for Greenock Morton. More

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