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Mississippi Grind 2015

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Mississippi Grind Plot

Gerry is a talented poker player, but his gambling habit is getting the best of him. One day, he meets a charismatic young traveler named Curtis. Deeming Curtis his lucky charm, Gerry convinces him that they should hit the road together. As they gamble their way down South toward a legendary high-stakes poker game in New Orleans, the trip's highs and lows unveil the duo's true character and motivation, and an undeniable bond forms between them.

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  • official trailer 1 2015
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  • 4/5

The revelation of Mississippi Grind is Australian actor Ben Mendelsohn as the sad sack middle aged gambling addict Gerry. Before Sundance, I had never seen his work, and Mississippi Grind was the second film -- the first the excellent Slow West where he plays a central supporting role. His role as Gerry couldn't be more different than the flamboyant bounty hunter he plays in Slow West.

Gerry is deep in debt to the local loan shark -- played so amusingly by Alfre Woodard! He meets Ryan Reynolds at an Iowa River Boat casino. Ryan Reynolds here plays to type as fellow gambler Curtis. He...

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