R | | Comedy
An improvisational comedy using a handful of actors playing characters competing in an actual poker tournament.
The script was barely twenty-nine pages long. Co-Writer and Director Zak Penn had the actors and actresses improvise.
I think that's a terrible mistake, Mike.
Mike Werbe: He's coming from a different generation. Imagine if Abe Lincoln showed up with a stovepipe hat. The electric lights alone are gonna throw him off.
(at around 39 mins) when "The German" claims to have played Russian roulette with slave traders, the picture clearly shows him holding a pistol with a magazine, and not a revolver.
$16,454 (USA) (23 March 2008)
$8,114,669 (USA) (27 April 2008)
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