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21 (2008) Poster

(2008)

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Version of 

The Last Casino (2004) (TV Movie)
based on the same book "Bringing Down the House"

References 

Let's Make a Deal (1963) (TV Series)
Professor Rosa presents a probability question inspired by the game show
The Godfather (1972)
"They gave us an offer we can't refuse".
Taxi Driver (1976)
Ben Campbell imitates the "you talkin to me"-scene in front of the mirror
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Miles talks about a Jedi mind trick
The Shining (1980)
Talked about.
Heavy Metal (1981)
Cam says "This has been the coolest thing since Heavy Metal."
Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Micky says "Bueller" a couple of times like Ben Stein's character
Rain Man (1988)
Before being kicked out of the group, Fisher insults Ben Campbell by comparing him to the autistic character played by Dustin Hoffman.
Jerry Maguire (1996)
"Show me the money."
Casino Royale (2006)
Features a sign for a casino 'Casino Royale' another movie by Sony, also the 21st James Bond movie.
Freedom Writers (2007)
When Ben is playing cards behind him is the poster of Freedom Writers
I Am Legend (2007)
A bus with a I Am Legend ad passes by
Rambo (2008)
Seen advertised on a billboard in Vagas

Referenced in 

Big Brother: Episode #9.18 (2008) (TV Episode)
The house guests compete for a chance to watch a special screening of the new movie '21'.
The Rocker (2008)
When Ron is having dinner with his sister's family, Stan mentions that Matt (Josh Gad) has been accepted by MIT. Josh Gad played Miles in the movie "21", about MIT students who won millions counting cards in Vegas.
Money Plays: A Tour of the Good Life (2008) (Video)
Home entertainment bonus feature
The Advantage Player (2008) (Video)
This is a featurette made for the DVD/Blu-ray of 21.
Greek: Let's Make a Deal (2008) (TV Episode)
They mention that in this movie, counting cards was used to win.
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Teacher Week 2 (2008) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 question
Deadlands 2: Trapped (2008)
Poster Hanging on Movie Theater display
Basic Strategy: A Complete Film Journal (2008) (Video)
making of
My Girlfriend Is an Agent (2009)
Poster in the window of the video store
Conan: Dragon Tamer 3: Dungeon War 2: The Prequel (2011) (TV Episode)
Title mentioned while introducing Jim Sturges
Runner Runner (2013)
Similar story of student who loses all his money. Scenes that shows the main characters progress in gambling accompanied by descriptive voice-over

Features 

V for Vendetta (2005)
Showing on TV set

Featured in 

Siskel & Ebert: Episode dated 29 March 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips shown for the review.
Getaway: Episode #17.14 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips shown during a celebrity interview with Laurence Fishburne.
The 35th Annual People's Choice Awards (2009) (TV Special)
Nominee clips.

Spoofed in 

The Hangover (2009)
When they are counting cards in the casino, numbers and mathematical diagrams float in midair as the counter mouths words to himself. this is a direct reference to how the counter counted cards in 21
American Dad!: Home Wrecker (2011) (TV Episode)
Steve and his friends from school are coerced by their Principal into forming a blackjack team.
The Simpsons: Sky Police (2015) (TV Episode)
The "counting cards" plot

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