Tag Archives: Ben Affleck
- WSOP prop bets: Will US dominate again in the main event?
July 4, 2016
Heads up poker fans, it’s the time of the year again. The main event of the 2016 World Series of Poker (WSOP) is kicking off on July 9, and even if you’ve lucked out of having enough moolah to stake yourself in the championship, there’s still hope—prop betting. Several online...
- Ben Affleck talks about card counting scandal; Donald Trump laments state of Atlantic City
September 18, 2014
Academy Award-winning actor/writer/director Ben Affleck has come clean on reports that he was caught counting cards while playing blackjack at the Hard Rock Casino Las Vegas in April. In his cover story for the latest issue of Details magazine, Affleck admitted to card counting, even though he doesn’t think people...
- Ben Affleck caught card counting; ‘poker princess’ Molly Bloom gets probation
May 3, 2014
UPDATE: The Hard Rock has issued a statement saying Affleck is "not banned from our property and is welcome back any time." The statement made no mention of whether Affleck would be welcome at the Hard Rock's blackjack tables. Oscar-winning Hollywood actor/writer/director Ben Affleck has reportedly been banned from the...
- Runner Runner: Movie Review
October 2, 2013
Runner Runner is an apt name for this movie, because long before my fingers had scraped the bottom of the popcorn barrel I wanted to do a Runner Runner myself. When you are paying good money to see a cast that includes Justin Timberlake, Ben Affleck, Gemma Arterton and Anthony Mackie...
- Runner, Runner trailer suggests movie will be a croc of… something
June 5, 2013
A trailer for Runner, Runner, the online poker movie starring Justin Timberlake and Ben Affleck, has surfaced, and let’s just say right off the top that no one expected crocodiles. The movie, written by Brian Koppelman and David Levien, the writing team behind the poker world’s beloved Rounders flick, is...
- Online poker film Runner, Runner gets September 2013 release date
April 20, 2013
Runner, Runner, the movie about Costa Rica-based online poker sites starring Ben Affleck and Justin Timberlake, has been given a release date of September 27, 2013. The movie has been hotly anticipated by poker fans, in part because the screenplay was written by Brian Koppelman and David Levien, the scribes...
Runner Runner: Movie Review
October 2, 2013