StakeTrain’s Selection of Poker Movies:




Starring: Matt Damon and Edward Norton

IMDB Rating: 7.3/10

Release Date: 1998

Storyline: “A young man is a reformed gambler who must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan shoarks”

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All-In The Poker Movie

Starring: Matt Damon, Phil Hellmuth Jr., Chris Moneymaker, Daniel Negreanu, Kenny Rogers and many more.

IMDB Rating: 6.5/10

Release Date: 2009

Storyline: “A documentary focusing on why one of America’s oldest games has had a renaissance in the past few years and why, for so many, poker is the way to chase the American Dream.”

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Lucky You

Starring: Eric Bana, Drew Barrymore and Robert Duvall

IMDB Rating: 5.8/10

Release Date: 2007

Storyline: “A hotshot poker player tries to win a tournament in Vegas, but is fighting a losing battle with his personal problems.”

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The Grand

Starring: Woody Harrelson, David Cross and Richard Kind

IMDB Rating: 6.0/10

Release Date: 2007

Storyline: “An improvisational comedy using a handful of actors playing characters competing in an actual poker tournament.”

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Starring: Bret Harrison, Burt Reynolds and Shannon Elizabeth

IMDB Rating: 5.3/10

Release Date: 2008

Storyline: “As an ex-gambler teaches a hot-shot college kid some things about playing cards, he finds himself pulled into the world series of poker, where his protégé is his toughest competition.”

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The Cincinnati Kid

Starring: Steve McQueen and Ann-Margret

IMDB Rating: 7.2/10

Release Date: 1965

Storyline: “An up-coming poker players tries to prove himself in a high-stakes match against a long-time master of the game.”

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