Released Date
September 11, 1998
Distributor
Miramax
Genre
Drama
Rating
R
Worldwide Gross
Domestic Gross + International Gross = Worldwide Gross
$22,912,409 + $0 = $22,912,409
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Matt Damon

as Mike McDermott

52

Edward Norton

as Lester Murphy

56

Famke Janssen

as Petra

67

John Malkovich

as Teddy KGB

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Martin Landau

as Abe Petrovsky

64

John Turturro

as Joey Knish

60

Bill Camp

as Eisenberg

48

Gretchen Mol

as Jo

About Rounders

A young, reformed gambler must return to playing big stakes poker to help a friend pay off loan sharks, while balancing his relationship with his girlfriend and his commitments to law school.

About

Two friends with a love of playing poker end up having the habit control their life.  The movie centered around Texas Hold 'em, a game which would later gain popularity as part of The World Series of Poker.

Trivia

Martin Landau plays a professor in the film who counsels Matt Damon's character. Many pro poker players have said Rounders played a part in them dedicating themselves to Poker.