"Ever since it came out, it has to be the most quoted poker movie of all time... Very entertaining, and interesting story even if you aren't a huge poker fan. Still love it after watching it over a dozen times..."
Lingo, lingo, lingo
"Good movie, somewhat interesting (but not captivating) script, and fine performances as usual by Damon, Norton, Malkovich, and Landau. Landau's character was just a little too ""preachy"" for my liking. You knew when his ""words of wisdom"" were coming from a mile away. A comment on his lines and Read more...
Brilliant drama even if you don't like poker
This movie has been given some of the credit for starting the "poker boom" of the last decade, and with good reason. The all-star cast delivers a powerful performance with great dialouge and directing. This is probably the best poker-related movie of all time. The seedy characters and shady scenario Read more...
This movie is truly and instant classic, by far my favorite movie of all time. It provides and in depth look into under ground card rooms and the life of a rounder. Besides the great entertainment it provides it also is educational when he goes over his hand in his head etc.
One of my favorite films. Really makes you want to go out and be a professional poker player after watching it..ha! Very entertaining without any slow moments. A must see.
KGB is the best character in the movie.
This movie has some ideas that can be used in trading because their are many similarities between trading and poker such as the emotional aspect and the thrill of the gamble.
Life is on a wire, the rest is just waiting
Not much else to add to the accolades - this being one of my all time favorite films. Razor-sharp dialogues, uniformly great performances by the cast, and understated direction from John Dahl that works perfectly for the film. It's one of those movies that you end up watching again and again just fo Read more...
Just read its Wikipedia and it said Imdb listed Rounders 2 as in development. Cool, Rounders is by far my favorite poker movie, it has everything, drama, poker scenes.. what i like the most is the ending. if you haven't watch it, watch it now!
if u like booze, gambling, fighting and a story of friendship this is a great movie. matt damon is a card shark who tries to go straight and go to law school after he got busted in a big card game. when is buddy gets out of prison he tells damon that he owes a large amount of money and he needs his Read more...