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Vince Vaughn runs riot in 'Brawl in Cell Block 99' at Venice

Vince Vaughn is becoming a surprising regular at the Venice Film Festival.

Vaughn, best known for comedies, is at the Italian festival as star of S. Craig Zahler's bone-crunching prison thriller "Brawl in Cell Block 99," which screens Saturday.

Last year, he attended to promote Mel Gibson's war movie "Hacksaw Ridge."

Vaughn says he hasn't abandoned comedy, but "I have just had the fortune of being able to try different stuff."

He says it's rewarding to work with directors like gore-master Zahler, who made cannibal horror Western "Bone Tomahawk."

Vaughn said Zahler is refreshing because he has a strong vision and...

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