R | | Crime, Drama
Professional gambler Sydney teaches John the tricks of the trade. John does well until he falls for cocktail waitress Clementine.
Paul Thomas Anderson, on the DVD commentary, admitted to successfully pulling off the casino rate card trick shown in the film, several times.
I will fuck you up if you fuck with me, ok? I know three kinds of Karate: Jujitsu, Aikido, and regular Karate.
Camera operator's shadow visible on the ground during the first scene where Sydney meets John (full-frame version only).
$69,486 (USA) (2 March 1997)