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What are some good movies that every poker player should watch? This is community wiki, so please one movie in per answer.

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WSOP, PCA, EPT and others Main Event final tables :) –  Edward Ruchevits Dec 30 '12 at 16:55

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Rounders (1998). http://m.imdb.com/title/tt0128442/ "You've got to play the hand you're dealt"

Every player knows it and John Malkovich's portrayal of "Teddy KGB" is legendary.

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My favorite poker movie for all time is The Cincinnati Kid.

In 1930s New Orleans, the Cincinnati Kid, a young stud poker player who travels from one big game to the next, stopping along the way up with various girls, is pitted against the legendary champion card-sharp Lancey Howard in a high-stakes poker game.

From Lancey Howard:

Gets down to what it's all about, doesn't it? Making the wrong move at the right time.

It effects me every time.

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California Split was always my favorite:



It's a little off beat, but if you like the preview, you will probably like the movie.

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