word type: fictional character

  1. A fictional character played by Edward Norton in the movie Rounders whose full name is Lester "Worm" Murphy.


Worm was originally supposed to smoke but Edward Norton refused due to his strong beliefs as a nonsmoker. On the DVD commentary, it's mentioned that Norton ad libbed a few lines and among them was, "She crossed her legs too fast," which is a reference to the movie Chinatown

Playing with Russians

A classic scene from Rounders where Worm plays poker with some Russian gangster.