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16 Small Details Fans Noticed In Casino Movies That We Definitely Missed

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Vote up the most interesting movie details.

Movies set in casinos include classics like Casino and Ocean's Eleven, as well as new favorites like The Hangover. The smoky atmosphere and seedy characters in a casino movie always gets the heart pounding, but there's more to to them that meets the eye.

From bits of small trivia to hidden Easter eggs, fans on r/MovieDetails are posting the most interesting details they've noticed in our favorite casino movies. Take a look below and vote up the most interesting details!

  • 1
    636 VOTES

    A Real Mobster In 'Casino'

    From a Redditor:

    In this scene from Casino, the hitman in the hat is former mobster Frank Cullotta. He was lieutenant to mob boss Tony Spilotro, who Joe Pesci's character is based on.

  • 2
    874 VOTES

    Alan Makes A Bad Move In 'The Hangover'

    From Redditor u/red-marlin:

    In The Hangover (2009) during blackjack Alan splits a pair of 5's, which is widely seen as a bad move. The dealer announces this move so that the pit boss can hear, as it's an unusual play which hints that Alan is counting cards.

  • 3
    610 VOTES

    A Former Bond Girl Plays Madame Wu In 'Casino Royale'

    From Redditor u/Tokyono:

    In Casino Royale (2006), one of the poker players is played by actress Tsai Chin. She had played a minor Bond girl in You Only Live Twice (1967).

  • 4
    529 VOTES

    The Stack Of Cards Doesn't Fall In 'Ocean's Eleven'

    From Redditor u/Nobody_home:

    In Ocean's Eleven (2001) Yen, played by Shaobo Qin, is building a house of cards sitting on the end of a diving board. When the group is asked to go inside, the house of cards is still standing after Yen gets off of the board, a testament to his skills.