R | | Biography, Crime, Drama
The true story of Molly Bloom, an Olympic-class skier who ran the world's most exclusive high-stakes poker game and became an FBI target.
Idris Elba's character works for the fictional law firm of Gage Whitney. Gage Whitney (also called Gage Whitney Pace) appears multiple times in Aaron Sorkin's work. In The West Wing (1999), Sam Seyborn worked there before joining the Bartlet presidential campaign. Studio 60 on the Sunset Strip (2006) and The Newsroom (2012) also mention the firm.
I didn't know you got beaten up until I read it in your book. It was a hell of a way to learn about it, you should know. And if I'm hiring someone to find the guy who did it then I'm hiring someone to kill him.
Molly Bloom: Don't even joke about that.
Larry Bloom: I'm not.
Molly Bloom: ...
The K2 244's that Molly was skiing were not introduced until about 2010 and the Rossignol FKS 120's were also even newer models.
€159,136 (Italy) (22 April 2018)
$28,780,744 (USA) (8 March 2018)