R | | Crime, Drama
A young, reformed gambler must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks, while balancing his relationship with his girlfriend and his commitments to law school.
Rounders was set in New York City but all of the law school scenes were filmed in and around Rutgers Law School in Newark, NJ.
Tomorrow's a week
Mike McDermott: A week of what?
Petra: The first two thousand you owe the Chesterfield
Mike McDermott: Oh, worm
Petra: Yeah it's kind of weird he just won eight grand why go out on the line on another two?
Mike McDermott: So he took off eight from Roman and Maurice?
Petra: Yeah he comes in after you...
The State Trooper cars shown in the parking lot are the wrong make. NY State Troopers use Ford cars/trucks exclusively, not Caprice Classics.
English, Hebrew, Russian
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