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.
Worm was originally supposed to smoke but avid nonsmoker Edward Norton refused.
That ace could not have helped you.
Teddy KGB: I bet it all.
Mike McDermott: You're right Teddy, the ace didn't help.
Mike McDermott: I flopped the nut straight.
New York State Police cars are shown with blue and red lights on their roofs, but in New York, the State Police use only red lights.
English, Hebrew, Russian
$8,459,126 (USA) (13 September 1998)
$22,905,674 (USA) (8 November 1998)
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