Movies about poker

Movies about poker
List of the best poker movies according to visitors: The Fairy, Smoking Guns, How to Talk to Girls at Parties, The Dry, Everyone's Life, Amis publics, M.F.A., The Gambler, Number One Fan, The Speed of Thought.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

The Fairy (2011)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genrecomedy, drama
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersDogs, Bartenders
PlotDancing, Poker, Fulfillment of desires
PlacePrison, Sea, France, Beach, Hotels
StyleRomantic, To cry, Fancy

A hotel clerk searches all over Le Havre for the fairy who made two of his three wishes come true before disappearing.

Smoking Guns (2016)
Markimdb: 5.5
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom
PlotGambling, Poker, Money

A young gambler makes a large, risky bet on a horse race. When the odds turn in his favour, more than one party has sudden interest in the winning betting slip, and they'll do anything to get their hands on it.

How to Talk to Girls at Parties (2017)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genrefantastic, comedy, melodrama, music
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersAliens, Punks, Single mothers, Singers
PlotLove, Poker, Mystery
PlaceParty, London

Croydon, 1977. A trio of punk teenagers goes to a party to meet girls, but they find that girls there are very different from what they expected.

The Dry (2021)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryAustralia, USA
PlotPoker, Investigation
StyleUnexpected ending

Aaron Falk returns to his drought-stricken hometown to attend a tragic funeral. But his return opens a decades-old wound - the unsolved death of a teenage girl.

Everyone's Life (2017)
Markimdb: 4.6
Genrecomedy, melodrama
CharactersDogs, Gay, Police, Lawyers, Friends
PlotLove, Poker, Music, Weapon, Divorce
PlaceCourt, France, Hospitals
StyleRomantic, Exciting, Light, To cry, Fascinating

Before being judges, attorneys, or jury members, they are first of all men and women at a crossroads in their lives, with their dreams and their secrets, their hopes and their limitations, all beneath the same sun, each with their own dark side. In a lovely provincial town, during a jazz festival, life will juggle with their destinies.

Amis publics (2016)
Markimdb: 4.9
Genrecomedy, drama, crime
PlotBank robbery, Poker, Money, Cancer

In order to make his little sick brother's dream come true, Leo and his best mates organize a fake score...but on the d day, they make a mistake and the fake score becomes a real hold up.Here starts the extraordinary adventure of PUBLIC Amis.

M.F.A. (2017)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genrehorror, thriller, drama
CharactersManiacs, Strong women, Killers, Artists, Police
PlotRevenge, Fight, Poker, Investigation, Art
PlaceCollege, Party, USA, Hostel
StylePsychological problems, Heavy, Tense

After the accidental death of her rapist, an art student becomes an unlikely vigilante, set out to avenge college girls whose rapists were not charged.

The Gambler (2013)
Markimdb: 7.2
Genrethriller, drama
CharactersDoctors, Scammers, Lawyers
PlotGambling, Poker, Death
PlaceFrance, Beach, Yachts, Casino
StyleAction, Disturbing

Paramedic Vincentas is a passionate gambler, who is forced to make radical decisions to return the debts. An idea strikes Vincentas to create an illegal game related to his profession. Love, life and death will be at stake.

Number One Fan (2014)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrethriller, comedy, drama
CharactersLawyers, Singers
PlotPoker, Obsession, Death, Border, Snow
StyleAction, Twisted plot, Fascinating, Black humor

Muriel Bayen, a divorced beautician and mother of two, loves to tell stories. She is a huge fan of this singer Vincent Lacroix, in fact she is a dedicated fan. One day Vincent knock on her door and ask for her help.

The Speed of Thought (2011)
Markimdb: 4.8
Genrefantastic, thriller
CharactersSpy, Clowns
PlotGambling, Superpowers, Poker, Supernatural, True love
PlaceAircraft, Zoos, USA, Casino
StyleSerious, Disturbing

Joshua Lazarus (Nick Stahl) is a telepath who has been raised in a NSA foster home. Lazarus helps the government by using his abilities. He is told by the agency that the telepathy is a side effect of Widmann's Disease, and that he will become insane in time and eventually die from the illness. However, Lazarus meets a woman with similar powers (Taryn Manning) who does not have any sign of the disease, launching Lazarus to confront the lies he has been told

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A Rainy Day in New York (2019)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrecomedy, melodrama
PlotPoker, Money
PlaceCollege, Party, Hotels, USA, New York
StyleRomantic, Light, Fascinating

Two young people arrive in New York to spend a weekend; once they arrive they are met with bad weather and a series of adventures.

Molly's Game (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA, Canada, China
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Scammers, FBI, Lawyers
PlotOn real events, Gambling, Chess, Poker, Money
PlaceCourt, Casino, New York

Molly Bloom, a young skier and former Olympic hopeful becomes a successful entrepreneur (and a target of an FBI investigation) when she establishes a high-stakes, international poker game.

Black Mountain Side (2016)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genrehorror, thriller
PlotSurvival, Skirmishes, Poker, Viruses, Expeditions
PlaceHelicopters, Canada
TimeWinter, Night
StyleHeavy, Tense, Depressive

A group of archaeologists uncover a strange structure in Northern Canada, dating over ten thousand years before the present. The team finds themselves isolated when their communication systems fail and it's not long before they begin to feel the effects of the solitude.

The Midwife (2017)
Markimdb: 6.7
CountryFrance, Belgium
CharactersFamily, Students, Friends, Lovers, Surgeons
PlotLove, Soccer, Gambling, Poker, Relationship
PlaceTrains, Paris, France, Hospitals
StyleTo cry, Soulful, Fascinating, Tense, Touching

Claire is a midwife and has devoted her life to others. At a moment when she is preoccupied by the imminent closure of the maternity clinic where she works, her life is further turned upside down when Béatrice, her father's former mistress, turns up on the scene. Béatrice is a capricious and selfish woman, Claire's exact opposite.

Mississippi Grind (2015)
Markimdb: 6.4
Genrecomedy, drama
CharactersFriends, Partners
PlotTravel, Gambling, Poker, Friendship, Card games
StyleExciting, Action

Gerry is a talented but down-on-his-luck gambler whose fortunes begin to change when he meets Curtis, a younger, highly charismatic poker player. The two strike up an immediate friendship and Gerry quickly persuades his new friend to accompany him on a road trip to a legendary high stakes poker game in New Orleans. As they make their way down the Mississippi River, Gerry and Curtis manage to find themselves in just about every bar, racetrack, casino, and pool hall they can find, experiencing both incredible highs and dispiriting lows, but ultimately forging a deep and genuine bond that will stay with them long after their adventure is over.

Attack of the 50 Foot Cheerleader (2012)
Markimdb: 4.4
CharactersMutant, Blonde girls, Spiders, Giants, Scientists
PlotFight, Poker, Weapon, Experiments, Jealousy
PlaceCollege, Laboratory

Aspiring college cheerleader, Cassie Stratford consumes an experimental drug that grants her beauty and enough athletic ability to make the cheer squad. The drug has an unforeseen side effect — Cassie starts to grow and grow and grow!

California (1947)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genremelodrama, western
PlotGambling, Skirmishes, Poker

"Wicked" Lily Bishop joins a wagon train to California, led by Michael Fabian and Johnny Trumbo, but news of the Gold Rush scatters the train. When Johnny and Michael finally arrive, Lily is rich from her saloon and storekeeper (former slaver) Pharaoh Coffin is bleeding the miners dry. But worse troubles are ahead: California is inching toward statehood, and certain people want to make it their private empire.

Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising (2016)
Markimdb: 5.7
CharactersTeens, Gay, Family, Students, Neighbors
PlotDancing, Poker, Loneliness, Chase, Confrontation
PlaceCollege, Party

A sorority moves in next door to the home of Mac and Kelly Radner who have a young child. The Radner's enlist their former nemeses from the fraternity to help battle the raucous sisters.

Risky Business (1983)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama, crime
PlotDancing, Poker, Money, Friendship
PlaceParty, Chicago, USA
StyleSmart, Explicit scenes

Meet Joel Goodson, an industrious, college-bound 17-year-old and a responsible, trustworthy son. However, when his parents go away and leave him home alone in the wealthy Chicago suburbs with the Porsche at his disposal he quickly decides he has been good for too long and it is time to enjoy himself. After an unfortunate incident with the Porsche Joel must raise some cash, in a risky way.

Lady in Cement (1968)
Markimdb: 5.9
Genredrama, crime, detective
PlotPoker, Pads
StyleBy books

While diving for sunken treasure, street-smart gumshoe Tony Rome finds the body of a gorgeous blonde, her feet stuck in a block of cement. Soon after, tough guy Waldo Gronski hires him to find a missing woman named Sandra Lomax, and Rome wonders if there's a connection. He sets about trying to locate the woman, and in no time finds himself mixed up with a beautiful party girl and a slippery racketeer.