If you like spending time at the casinos traditional or online, the chances are that you will enjoy watching movies related to casinos as well. Plenty of casino and gambling movies have been released over the last couple of decades. In fact, some famous casinos like SB have also been featured in these movies. You can Visit our Website to find information about other casino related activities. If you are interested in finding more information about movies related to casinos and gambling you have come to the right place.
Here are a few movies that are all about the gambling world. Although some of them are about true events, which makes them even more alluring.
The movie Casino was released in the year 1995 and went onto become a blockbuster in no time at all. Directed by Martin Scorsese, this movie is around 178 minutes. The movie has an impressive cast including stars like Robert De Niro, the beautiful Sharon Stone, Joe Pesci, James Woods and so on. The movie portrays the story of two mobsters based in Las Vegas. While one of the mobsters is interested in creating a respectable career in the gambling industry, the other mobster is more interested in making money as soon as possible, through any kind of shortcuts.
Rounders came out in the year 1998. It told the story of a person who gave up gambling, who ultimately goes back to trying to win at poker in an attempt to help his friend pay off a debt to the dangerous loan sharks. Rounders was directed by the director Jong Dal. The movie starred impressive actors including Matt Damon, Edward Norton, Gretchen Mol, John Malkovich. This 121 minute long movie entertains the viewers with the variance intricacies involved in trying to beat the house and win a good hand.
· The Sting
This movie starring Paul Newman, Robert Shaw, Robert Redford and Charles Durning was released in 1973. The Sting was directed by George Roy Hill. The movie is about the experiences of a conman from Chicago who seeks revenge on behalf of his partner who was recently murdered.
· Ocean’s Eleven
Ocean’s Eleven was directed by the talented Steven Soderbergh and has an impressive cast including the likes of George Clooney, talented Julia Roberts, handsome Brad Pitt, serious actor Matt Damon and others. This fascinating movie tells you how a group of robbers plan and execute the robber of three casinos in Las Vegas. In fact, this movie was so successful that sequels were made which also turned out to be a huge blockbuster hits.
· High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story
This movie came out in 2003 and is about the real story of a poker player named Stu Ungar. Directed by the talented A.W. Vidmer, this movie includes an interesting cast of actors like Al Bernstein, talented Michael Imperioli, Andrew N.S. Glazer, Brian Kaplan and so on. The movie gives the viewers an interesting look into the real lives of gamblers and how they go about trying to beat the house. You can easily find a DVD of this interesting movie at a shop nearby.