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Nicky's Game (2005)

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A down on his luck Brooklyn native parlays his Yale education into a job as a professional poker player.

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Nicky Singer
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Leo Singer
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Tatiana
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Syrian Sal
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DeeJay
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Brad Abele ...
Horse Race Announcer
Louie Bruno ...
Poker Dealer
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Ray Watkins
Robert Hanley II ...
Dealer #1
Robert Jimenez ...
Tico (as Robert M. Jimenez)
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Lawyer Dan
John Kwiatkowski ...
Poker Player
Barry Levy ...
Dealer #2
Ralph Lucarelli ...
Umberto
Antonio Mastrantonio ...
Joey Points
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Nicky Singer (Ventimiglia) is a down on his luck Brooklyn native that has parlayed his Yale education into a job eking out a living as a professional poker player. Using his wits to navigate the seedy world of underground poker, Nicky must balance his own interest with those of his father (Young), a retiree whose own gambling debts have pushed him to the brink of eviction. In a struggle to keep his head above water, Nicky encounters a diverse group of wannabe mobsters, thugs and other eccentric characters. Written by Peter Alson

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Some guys have all the luck. Some guys are just good.

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29 September 2005 (USA)  »

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$100,000 (estimated)
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Originally developed and produced as an independent television pilot. See more »

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