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- 2007 poker film that spoofs poker tournaments, mockumentary style.
The movie was directed by Zak Penn and stars an ensemble cast including Woody Harrelson, Cheryl Hines, Richard Kind, Shannon Elizabeth, and David Cross.
A Grand Don't Come For Free
The Poker Terms movie review department gives the movie mixed reviews overall.
Credit is due to the film for trying something new and for being a relatively acceptable way to kill 1:44 on Cable TV. But too many of the gags came off as forced, and even the super-talented cast couldn't make the thing gel.
Here's the trailer from The Grand: