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    Unique ID Code: 0000056447
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    Added on: 23/1/2004 14:12
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    House Of Games (UK)

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    Where the game is never over
    Certificate: 15
    Running Time: 98 mins
    Retail Price: £12.99
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    Starring Lindsay Crouse and Joe Mantegna as an unlikely team of con artists, this psychological thriller was David Mamet`s confident directorial debut. When a suicidal patient reveals that his gambling debt has him at the end of his rope, dedicated psychiatrist Margaret Ford (Crouse) enters into the shadowy underground world of gaming to help him out. At a seedy casino, she boldly confronts Mike (Mantegna), the con man to whom her patient is in debt. Duped into a high-stakes poker match, Margaret becomes intoxicated by Mike`s mastery, as he both cheats at the game and charms her. She quickly falls for him, turning a blind eye to the fact that he`s a swindler who can`t be trusted. And before long she finds herself sparring in a mental poker match of the heart... with deadly consequences.

    Special Features:
    Original theatrical trailer

    Video Tracks:
    Widescreen Anamorphic 1.85:1

    Audio Tracks:
    Dolby Digital Mono English
    Dolby Digital Mono Spanish
    Dolby Digital Mono German
    Dolby Digital Mono French

    Subtitle Tracks:
    CC: German
    CC: English

    Directed By:
    David Mamet

    Written By:

    J.T. Walsh
    Lilia Skala
    Mike Nussbaum
    Joe Mantegna
    Lindsay Crouse

    Casting By:
    Cyrena Hausman

    Soundtrack By:
    Alaric Jans

    Director of Photography:
    Juan Ruiz Anchía

    Trudy Ship

    Costume Designer:
    Nan Cibula

    Production Designer:
    Michael Merritt

    Michael Hausman

    Metro Goldwyn Mayer

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