Stuey Poster

Release Date: August 31st, 2003

DVD Release Date: March 15th, 2005

R|1 hr 49 min

Plot Summary
In this film based on a true story, Stuey Ungar (Michael Imperioli) moves from teenage card prodigy to world-renowned gambling superstar. Early on, Stuey takes a liking to gambling, but his obsessive habits put him in debt to the mob. Vincent (Michael Nouri), a gangster with a family connection, offers a second chance in the form of a Las Vegas rummy competition. Stuey is victorious and moves on to a high-profile poker career, but with success comes a troubling lifestyle of addiction and excess.

Cast: Michael Imperioli, Renee Faia, Michael Nouri, Joe La Due, Todd Susman, Peggy Walton Walker, Pat Morita, Jonathan Press

Director: A.W. Vidmer

Genres: Drama, Biography

Production Co: AWV Productions

Keywords: 1980s, Fascinating, Pursuit, Father, Engaging, Gripping, Rise, 1990s, Intense, 1970s, Fall, Temptation