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A cocky amateur with a lot to learn.
A former champ with a lot to prove.
Bets will be placed.... stakes will be raised.... only one will take it all. The game is on!
Alex (Bret Harrison) is a cocky, hotshot, card-playing college senior who dreams of becoming a professional Texas Hold 'em poker player. He doesn't yet have the skills to totally master the table but a chance encounter introduces him to retired poker legend, Tommy (Burt Reynolds).
Tommy realises he can regain his own self confidence; repair his pride and a win a poker championship title by turning Alex into his protégé. The two pair up and soon every tournament they enter is theirs but this winning streak and their friendship is eventually thwarted by the interference of Las Vegas call girl Michelle.
Parting ways, they prepare separately for the World Poker Tour. Facing each other across the table, at the final tournament of the season, only one will be declared champion.
ActorsBurt Reynolds, Bret Harrison, Shannon Elizabeth, Maria Mason, Gary Grubbs, Caroline McKinley, Charles Durning, Brandon Olive, Jennifer Tilly, Jon Eyez, J.D. Evermore, Mike Sexton, Vincent Van Patten, Phil Laak & Antonio Esfandiari
DirectorGil Cates Jr.
Certificate15 years and over
Duration 1 hour and 22 minutes (approx)
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