Release Date: June 1st, 1994
DVD Release Date: July 30th, 1997
PG|2 hr 9 min
This film update of the "Maverick" TV series finds the title cardsharp (Mel Gibson) hoping to join a poker contest with an impressive payoff. In order to enter, Maverick must first put up a large cash sum. He scams hopeful contestants Annabelle (Jodie Foster) and Angel (Alfred Molina) in a preliminary card game to win the money he needs, making enemies of both players. While trying to evade Annabelle and Angel, the crafty Maverick realizes a cunning marshal (James Garner) is also on his tail.
Director: Richard Donner
Production Co: Warner Bros., Icon Entertainment International, Donner/Schuler-Donner
Distributors: Warner Bros. Pictures