Dealt a painful lesson when he blows his hard-earned savings in a high-stakes, underground card club, master poker player Mike thinks he's played his final hand when he gives up gambling for law school and a fresh start with his beautiful girlfriend. But then, his best buddy gets out of prison and in over his head with a ruthless Russian card shark. From there, Mike's strong sense of loyalty and the irresistible lure of the game draw him back to the tables in a do-or-die bid to rescue his friend!
Starring Matt Damon, Ed Norton, John Turturro
Director John Dahl