Miramax Films | Release Date: September 11, 1998
Summary: A story of passion, risk, and the extreme price of friendship in the world of high-stakes poker. (Miramax)
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Runtime: 121 min
Rating: Rated R for pervasive strong language, some sexuality and brief drug use.
Production: Miramax Films
Genres: Drama
Country: USA
Languages: English, Russian, Hebrew
Home Release Date: Jul 3, 2001
Director Credit
John Dahl Director
Writer Credit
Brian Koppelman Written By
David Levien Written By
Principal Cast Credit
Edward Norton Lester 'Worm' Murphy
Matt Damon Mike McDermott
Cast Credit
Famke Janssen Petra
Gretchen Mol Jo
John Malkovich Teddy KGB
John Turturro Joey Knish
Josh Mostel Zagosh
Mal Z. Lawrence Irving
Martin Landau Abe Petrovsky
Melina Kanakaredes Barbara
Merwin Goldsmith Sy
Michael Rispoli Grama
Paul Cicero Russian Thug
Ray Iannicelli Kenny
Sonny Zito Tony
Producer Credit
Bob Weinstein Executive Producer
Bobby Cohen Executive Producer
Christopher Goode Associate Producer
Harvey Weinstein Executive Producer
Joel Stillerman Producer
Kerry Orent Executive Producer
Ted Demme Producer
Tracy Falco Associate Producer