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List Rules Movies must feature poker prominently.

List of the best poker movies ever. All of the top poker films have been included, but if you believe we missed one please feel free to add your favorite poker films to the list of best poker movies yourself. With its high stakes and rivalries (play your opponent, not the cards), poker is a seed for drama and has begat some of the best poker movies with its non-stop action.

What are the top poker movies? Gambling has been with us for millennia, and it's become the fodder for some of the best poker films to hit the big screen. Small wonder then that it has found a foothold within our movie lexicon or that poker films are rated as some of the best films of all time. Whether you're ready to bet or fold, if you enjoy poker then these poker movies are the movies for you!

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Rounders Matt Damon, Edward Norton, Famke Janssen

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Maverick Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster, Corey Feldman

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The Sting Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Robert Shaw

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Casino Royale Alessandra Ambrosio, Eva Green, Daniel Craig

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Casino is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Poker Movies
Casino Sharon Stone, Robert De Niro, James Woods

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Siskel And Ebert Jr added 21 Kevin Spacey, Kate Bosworth, Laurence Fishburne

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wiabux added The Cincinnati Kid Ann-Margret, Steve McQueen, Tuesday Weld

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The Cooler Alec Baldwin, Maria Bello, Estella Warren

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Siskel And Ebert Jr added Rain Man Tom Cruise, Dustin Hoffman, Valeria Golino

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wiabux added Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels Sting, Jason Statham, Vinnie Jones

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High Roller: The Stu Ungar Story Pat Morita, Michael Nouri, Michael Imperioli

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Pokerrookie added Deal Shannon Elizabeth, Burt Reynolds, Jennifer Tilly

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Shade Sylvester Stallone, Jamie Foxx, Melanie Griffith

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The Grand Shannon Elizabeth, Woody Harrelson, Hank Azaria

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Atlantic City Susan Sarandon, Burt Lancaster, Wallace Shawn

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A Big Hand for the Little Lady Henry Fonda, Burgess Meredith, Joanne Woodward

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Croupier Clive Owen, Rhona Mitra, Alex Kingston

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RobertoMansi added Regalo di Natale Diego Abatantuono, George Eastman, Alessandro Haber

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Rivincita Di Natale is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Poker Movies
RobertoMansi added Rivincita Di Natale