An underworld kingpin instructs his honcho to recruit people endowed with 'Luck' from across the globe to take part in a series of games designed to test their 'Luck' factor, as gamblers around the world bet on them.
The film will be an espionage thriller, exploring the collision between deep rooted Russian power structure enforced by the KGB and its successor, the FSB, and the new wave of wild west ... See full summary »
Michael Mann and creator David Milch got along so badly during the making of the pilot that Mann banned Milch from the set for the rest of the season, something Milch resented a lot because he loves watching the actors work up close. See more »
Depth and character , extremely promising series..
The first thing that strikes me when I saw the pilot was the incredible choice of music , it carries the expectation of what is about to unfold perfectly. Acting is first grade as with most HBO productions and the cinematography superb, the only aspect greater than the series itself are the incredible animals and the romance the wicked mix of gambling and limits of animal performance has to offer.
Knowing the success of "Deadwood" I am willing to bet my gold stake that this series will deliver and cannot wait to see more.
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