The Cincinnati Kid (1965)
One of the best poker movies ever where Eric Stoner (Steve McQueen) playes the highest stake poker game of his life against the best poker player in the country.
Likely the most popular poker movie
Matt Damon's character is a law school student who loses all his money in a poker game. He promisses his girl friend (Mol Gretchen) that he will never play poker again, but returns to the poker table to help a friend (Edward Norton) to pay of his gambling dept to a russian gangster (John Malkovich).
Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels (1998)
Four friends from London playing a high stakes poker game against a local mobster. They end up losing and must commit a crime in order to get back on track again. This movie has few real poker scenes but still a great poker movie
A woman is searching for her lost father who happens to be a notorious gambler in Las Vegas. This poker movie has lots of great gambling scenes.
Great movie where Mel Gibson has the role of card expert Bret Maverick and Jody Foster plays a though female gambler.The plot of the movie is how they are going to get enough money in time for the tournament.
Loaded Pistols (1948)
The story starts with a shooting in the middle of a poker game and a person dies. Barbaras younger brother is wrongly accused of the murder The brother goes into hiding and Gene has to recreate the poker game to find out who the real murderer is.
The Kaleidoscope (1966)
Barny Lincoln (Warren Beatty) whose cheating methods is to mark high value cards has to play in a high stake poker game to defend his title as the luckiest poker player ever..
The Man With the Golden Arm (1955)
Frank Sinatra plays a drug-addicted poker dealer.
Aces and Eights (1936)
Tim Madigan, a gambler who never carries a gun, exposes a card sharp cheating and is later killed.
MORE POKER MOVIES:
Straight to the Heart (1995) -Stripes (1981) - Stuey (2003) -Ruggles of Red Gap (1935) - Shannon's Deal (1989) - Run (1991) - Smart Money (1931) -Mississippi Gambler (1953)-Killing of a Chinese Bookie- The Sting (1973) - Shannon's Deal (1989) - Soldier's Daughter Never Cries - Smart Money (1931) - Straight to the Heart (1995)- Stripes (1981) - Stuey (2003)
PLAY WELL AND GOOD LUCK!