By Jeff Labrecque
May 26, 2011 at 10:00 PM EDT

David O. Russell is no longer working on Uncharted, Sony’s movie adaptation of the hit video game that he hoped to make with Mark Wahlberg. Variety reported that the Oscar-nominated director (The Fighter) exited over creative differences, and EW has confirmed his departure and the studio’s determination to move ahead with a previous draft of the script by Thomas Dean Donnelly and Joshua Oppenheimer. A spokesperson for Wahlberg, who was never officially attached to the project, did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

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