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.
We do not know exactly where Teddy KGB's place is because no one specifically states where it is located especially Michael or Joey "Knish". It is assumed that is located somewhere in the lower West Side of Manhattan, possibly Greenwich Village, where a few scenes were shot. It's also possible that this is was a set more so than an actual location with Production Designer Rob Pearson matching what one of these underground card game places would look like.
Mind if I sit?
Professor Petrovsky: Please, have a seat
Professor Petrovsky: That was a nifty trick the other night
Mike McDermott: Thank you
Professor Petrovsky: Marinacci and the DA were ready to cut cards for your services, of course it was altogether a different trick you pulled today, the disappearing act at your meeting.
Mike McDermott: Yeah...
Mike tells worm that Binghamton, NY is five hours each way (from New York City). It is only a three hour drive.
English, Hebrew, Russian
$8,459,126 13 September 1998